For two consecutive seasons, the Illinois defense has been, statistically, one of the Big Ten’s worst.
Though recent football seasons in Champaign have been short on bright sides, Mike Dudek was undoubtedly one for the Illini last year.
Entering his third year in Champaign, does Wes Lunt still remain a bit of a mystery?
Improvement has not come quickly at Illinois, nor has it come dramatically. But make no mistake, it has come.
CHAMPAIGN — Coming off a 6-7 season with a tough schedule and surrounded by allegations of abuse, why are the Illini feeling so comfortable?