No, it does not. The kid has played three games of football. Three. Only one of which against a decent team (Providence Catholic, who stomped Morgan Park). This kid must have NFL level athleticism, because why else would you offer a kid who has played for less than two months? Who on staff has...
Key is the ultimate "project" - a big bodied basketball player who reports indicate just switched to football this season. There is no tape on him because apparently he has played only three games of H.S. football. If the Google machine is correct, it also appears that the kid is at his third HS...
There are nearly 60,000 students and university employees. One would think that selling them on spending eight Saturdays in Memorial Stadium should be easier than selling to those who need to drive a few hours to get there.
Here is the total college football teaching experience of our defensive position coaches:
Austin Clark -- Defensive Line
USC (2016-17)(Assistant Defensive Line/Outside Linebackers)
Keynodo Hudson -- Cornerbacks
Gritty wrote: "This is by no means a great job, but it's not one of the very worst by any stretch. It's not Kansas or Rutgers."
Agreed. Illinois has several things going for it that the majority of college coaching jobs do not:
1. Membership in arguably the second best conference in the...
11:00 am starts + sticking students in the end zone does not help.
Believe it or not, there are people whose actual job at DIA is to sell tickets and create an attractive game day experience. Those people are failing and need to be replaced if they can’t figure out a way to attract people...
The videos posted by Illinois Football Breakdown are eye-opening in a very bad way. Make one think that our assistants with very little teaching experience...might not be very good at teaching. Go figure.
Peters has NOT been the problem. Play calling questionable. OL having another poor game. Defense awful. Way too many penalties. Terrible clock management.
Coaches and players have got 15 minutes now to get their heads on straight.