T.J. Neal

Illinois Fighting Illini #52 - Linebacker

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

49ers scouts attend 4 Friday Pro Days


Checking in on all the pro days scouts for the 49ers attended on March 10th.

Week 10 college football open thread


We highlight and profile the 2017 NFL draft-eligible prospects for Saturday's Vanderbilt vs. No. 9 Auburn game, Maryland vs. No. 3 Michigan game, No. 10 Nebraska vs. No. 6 Ohio State game, and No....

Scouting 49ers college scouts halfway through season


We highlight the 2017 NFL draft-eligible prospects from college football games 49ers' scouts attended during Weeks 1-7.

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.

So Just Who Are These Guys Coaching Illinois?


Lovie Smith's most trusted confidants are profiled.

The New Illinois Football: A Preview


This is the start of a new era for Illinois Football. What's it going to look like?

Illinois 48, Purdue 14: Players of the Game


Illinois dominated the Boilermakers in every phase of the game.

Penn State-Illinois Game Preview


Penn State attempts to stay undefeated at home and notch victory number seven against the better-than-advertised Illini. Penn State (6-2, 3-1) vs. Illinois (4-3, 1-2) ...

Know Your Foe, Week 9: Illinois Fighting Illini


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

2015 Illini Football Position Grades: Wisconsin


After a rather frustrating loss this weekend, we sat down and analyzed the Illini and their performance at every position.