Mason Monheim

Illinois Fighting Illini #43 - Linebacker

  • Height: 6-1
  • Weight: 235
  • Seasons: JR

A look back at the Illini’s Underwhelming History at Soldier Field


The Illini are looking for their first-ever win in the historic stadium.

Previewing the Illinois Fighting Illini

Illinois spent their bye-week trying to figure out what all went wrong in a 34-10 loss to Western Michigan.

Illinois Fighting Illini Football Preview


Three head coaches in eight months combined with wholesale turnover on defense should make for a lot of uncertainty going into this season for the Illini.

Lovie Smith's chance to find stability at Illinois

It's Lovie Smith's turn to attempt to bring stability to the Illinois football program, but he's got plenty of issues to address out of the gates.

Morning Links: Spring Football is Here


The Lovie Smith Era got underway in Champaign as the Illini held their first spring practice of the year on Friday. Read up on some of the position battles facing the Illini.

The Best Linebackers in the Big Ten in 2016


We had some greats in 2015...Wisconsin's Joe Schobert, Rutgers' Steve Longa, Northwestern's Anthony Walker, Ohio State's Darron Lee, and Illinois' Mason Monheim. Many are going to the NFL. So who...

Postmortem 2015: Illinois Fighting Illini


My whole tenure at Off Tackle Empire has been defined by the question: "Why does this guy have to be our head coach? Can't it be someone else?"

Best Football Players in the Big Ten Conference


Your last chance to read about the best players and best plays in the final games of the regular season.

Recap: Northwestern 24, Illinois 14


Illinois' season ends at 5-7 after loss to Northwestern at Solider Field in Chicago

NCAA Football '14 Simulation: Illinois vs Ohio St


We used the popular EA Sports video game to simulate the results of Saturday's Illini game. Can anyone beat the Buckeyes?

Know Your Foe, Week 9: Illinois Fighting Illini


Penn State takes on Illinois looking for revenge on an ugly loss last season.