Michael Buchanan

Illinois Fighting Illini #99 - Defensive Linesman

  • Height: 6-6
  • Weight: 240

Remember When? Season Kickoff 2010


Let’s look back at the first game of the previous decade for the Illini

Down two tight ends, where does Iowa’s offense turn next?


TJ Hockenson and Noah Fant are gone, and we’re about to learn just how good Nate Stanley is.

Bills player comparisons, projections for 2019 draftees


The best, worst, and "average" projection for each of the Bills’ draft choices.

2018 Illinois Football Roster Review: DL


The defensive line regressed in 2018 after losing position coach Mike Phair.

A Tale of Two Seasons: A Closer Look at Beckman and Lovie’s Starts


Lovie Smith and Tim Beckman both struggled mightily in the beginning of their tenures, but how were they different?

Former Illini lineman Ted Karras returns to Super Bowl with New England Patriots


Karras has a chance to win his second title in two years.

Spring Game Preview: Defensive Line


There are position battles and talent. What more could you ask for going into the Spring Game? Take a look at the old and improved defensive line.

Position Preview: Defensive Line


The Illini defensive line struggled mightily last season; can they turn it around for the 2014 campaign?

Don't Read Too Much Into One Scrimmage


Did you know the Illini have the greatest offense in the history of football? It's true.

Illinois searches for play-makers


Tim Beckman didn't really do anything right in his first year as Illinois head coach, but it's hard to say that anybody would have been able to make much of the roster he inherited.

Know Thy Opponent 2013: Illinois Fighting Illini


Purdue has won the Cannon for two years in a row. Can they make it three.