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Five thoughts about Illinois Football’s 2-0 start

… by your college basketball co-correspondent who afterwards will mostly stick with hoops unless they win Friday, in which case you’re going to have to read this again next week.

F this team: Minnesota

Mark Mowery of The Daily Gopher breaks down Illinois's clash with Minnesota this weekend.

F this team: Ohio State

Eric Seger of Eleven Warriors gives us an idea of Illinois's chances against the reigning champs. Spoiler: not good.

F this team: Purdue

Travis Miller of Hammer and Rails helps us preview this weekend's barn-burner between Purdue and Illinois

Wisconsin back ups spoil homecoming for Illini

Illinois struggled to get much of anything going and the defense struggled to slow the Badgers’ second-string quarterback and running back in a 24-13 Homecoming loss.