Illinois was left on the outside looking in — in both polls this preseason. T. McDade calls bullshit.
With the season just three weeks out, and the impending threat of four of the first five games being against national powerhouses, the Illini football team has no choice but to remain upbeat.
The Illinois football team took to Zuppke Field last Saturday for their annual Spring game. Outlook for 2009? Could be rough. T. McDade reports.
Champaign-Urbana has one of the most diverse, intelligent, and interesting communities in the state. Our Culture section highlights those people, places, and events that make us proud to live here.