Illinois plays Nebraska to kick-off Big Ten season this week, here's your weekly dose of trash talk to preview the game.
Chris sat through the rain delay so you didn't have to, but even after an Illini win he's less confident in the team than ever.
Illinois is playing Texas State in football this week, you don't know or care about Texas State, but Chris did the research on how to hate them anyway.
After an up-and-down game, Illinois came up with a rally when it counted. Chris breaks down what they did and did not do right against Western Kentucky.
You probably don't know much about Western Kentucky, so Chris is here to enlighten you to all the different ways to dislike them before they play Illinois on Saturday.
Illinois football got off to a rocky start Saturday, squeaking past some team called the Penguins, thanks to a big fourth quarter.
Chris breaks down the upcoming Illinois football season. Spoiler: It may not be quite so painful to watch this year.
Chris looks at the issues raised by the data in the U of I revenue and expenses report, including the astronomical coaching salaries and whether student-athletes should (finally) be paid.
Chris analyzes data from a revenue and expense report of the U of I's athletic department for the reporting year of 2013.
And by “there” I mean West Lafayette, Indiana. Or “basketball season.” Either will suffice. Where's the fast forward button for this football season?
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