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Braggin’ Rights game will be special, as always

Braggin’ Rights game will be special, as always

December 20, 2014

As Illinois head coach John Groce has said, when it comes to the Braggin’ Rights game, you can throw the teams’ records out the window.  Illinois enters the annual contest at 8-3, while Missouri sits at a mediocre 5-5. But everyone knows both squads will bring it when they meet in St. Louis for...

Western Kentucky shows flashes of 2012 Louisiana Tech

Western Kentucky shows flashes of 2012 Louisiana Tech

September 4, 2014

Every week, The Daily Illini football staff makes predictions for five college football games. Some of us do so with more accuracy than others. But we are always sure to include the Illinois game in those five picks. Two years ago, I sat in Legends on game day eating a late lunch with my family tryin...