Illini Drive Nov. 9: Mike Thomas, Ralph Cooper and the state of Illini Athletics

By Kevin McCarthy

On today’s Illini Drive, the guys discuss the breaking news of the day which was the firing of Illinois Athletic Director Mike Thomas. They give their opinions on the firing and what it means for Illini athletics moving forward. They then check in with former Illini Football player and Illini Media member Ralph Cooper to give his thoughts and reaction after playing under Tim Beckman and Mike Thomas.