Aaron Bailey


As the dog days of summer arrive, the longing for football becomes all the more intense. Well, we here at CSNChicago.com are here to provide you with a summertime football fix.


There’s no higher-profile position battle in Champaign this offseason than the one going on at quarterback.


Tim Beckman has amassed just six wins in his first two seasons as the Illini head coach, and that means he’s also piled up 18 losses.


When the casual observer sees that Illinois offensive coordinator Bill Cubit was rewarded with a raise and contract extension Wednesday, the first thought might have been, "Why?"


CHAMPAIGN — The all orange, “traffic cone” uniforms Illinois pulled out for its first conference home game did nothing to slow down the ferocious Wisconsin offense.