The lllini football team made everyone’s head turn on Saturday: towards Assembly Hall.
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Illini ground game the key to possible upset
Ohio State knows a thing or two about the Illini and the sting of losing. This year, the key might be held on the ground, despite the Illini’s known weapons in the air.
Something to hold on to for the Illini
After a false start, the Illini got back on track with a convincing win against intra-state semi-rival Illinois State. One problem though — Juice Williams didn’t play much this week.
Illini loss a true head-scratcher
No one was expecting this: a 37–9 loss to a rebuilding Missouri team. Want to blame it on the loss of Arrelious Benn? Think twice, says T. McDade. The team should be better than that.
Outlook: Missouri vs. Illinois
The start of a new Illinois football season means only one thing: a braggin’ rights game against next door neighbors, Missouri. Can the Illini finally break a loooooong streak of losing in their state?
Preseason poll dancing
Illinois was left on the outside looking in — in both polls this preseason. T. McDade calls bullshit.
It’s ‘Toul Time
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.
Cool, cool summer
It’s been more than mild this summer, and T. McDade couldn’t be happier: his air conditioning has stayed idle for most of the season.
The case against a College Football playoff, Part II
People love to complain about the BCS, but T. McDade makes a more-than-compelling argument against a tournament in college football.
The case against a College Football Playoff, Part I
Everyone from sportscasters to Obama are decrying the BCS and want a playoff system to help determine a national champion. T. McDade is decidedly against it.