Recent content by Butkus68

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    Illinois Football Recruiting Thread

    Right in the mode of Elton and Delton . . .
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    Kansas investigation

    Sorry guys, but I need to call out the Self haters, yet again - especially those who were around the program when Gunther gave Self 30 minutes to pack his things and leave. I can say with absolute certainty that Self had not made a decision at that point.
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    Bobby Roundtree passes away at 23 years old

    Here’s how the Tampa paper is reporting about Bobby, who was affectionately known as ”Tree” in high school. Paralyzing accident didn’t dull ‘great spirit’ https://tampabaytimes-fl.newsmemory.com/?publink=2b67af2ef_1345e41
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    Illinois Football Recruiting Thread

    And in those days, Clemson annually played perennial powers like Furman and Wofford.
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    Coaching Carousel

    Not just arrogant, also incompetent. First he locked Self out of the building, then he hired Keady’s reject when Thad Motta would have walked over hot coals for the job. Gunther knew it, and refused to heed any counsel but his own.
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    Loyola Chicago 71, Illinois 58 Postgame

    The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over, and expecting a different result.
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    Pregame: Illinois vs Drexel, Friday, March 19th, 12:15pm CT, TBS

    FWIW - Detroit News Wojnowski is predicting a Final Four of Gonzaga, Carolina, Illini and Alabama. He’s calling us to win it all. Would love to see an Illini/Carolina championship game.
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    Illini Football 2021

    DT was a tough position against Ohio State that year, if memory serves.
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    Bracketology (Week of March 8th)

    You guys are making this way more complicated than it needs to be. A 9-0 finish means BIG and NCAA championships.
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    Illini Football 2021

    So tell us about the locker room before the Ohio State game in 68.
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    Bracketology (Week of Feb. 22nd)

    Bob Asmussen posted today a great suggestion. Use a portion of our ticket allotment for Krush. Families first, then Krush.
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    Bracketology (Week of Feb. 22nd)

    Win out and make it an easy choice!
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    Illinois Football Recruiting Thread (February-April 2021)

    Four-star defensive tackle Alex VanSumeren decommits from Michigan. Has recent Illini offer. https://www.detroitnews.com/story/sports/college/university-michigan/2021/02/11/four-star-defensive-tackle-alex-vansumeren-decommits-michigan/6730441002/
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    Illinois Football Recruiting Thread (February-April 2021)

    So is that what happened to your inside source?