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AFC West 2021: Justin Herbert and other players on rookie contracts who are key to team's success

AFC West 2020 preview: One homegrown player still on a rookie contract who could be key for each team

NFC West 2021: Kyler Murray and other players on rookie contracts who are key to team's success

These four players could have a significant impact on the NFC West

Illinois Basketball: Early projected Illini lineup for the 2021-22 season

The wait to watch the Illinois basketball team is still at about five months, which is a depressing thought. But the 2021-22 campaign should be a fun one. ...

Clippers-Suns Western Conference finals predictions: Experts siding heavily with Phoenix reaching NBA Finals

Chris Paul might not be available early in this series, but our team of experts still favor the Suns

Kawhi Leonard injury update: Clippers star won't travel to Phoenix for start of Western Conference finals

Leonard injured his knee during the Clippers' Game 4 win over the Jazz and has been out since then

Illinois Basketball: Top 5 Illini wing-forwards of the 2010s

Despite the lull in performance for the Illinois basketball team in the 2010s, there were some talented players at the wing-forward positions. I wanted to ...

Illinois Basketball: 2023’s Jalen Hooks enjoys Illini unofficial visit

A key 2023 priority recruit was in Champaign on Monday and liked what he saw from the Illinois basketball program and coaching staff during his visit. Jale...

Bama, Clemson top college football win totals

Alabama and Clemson both were installed with season win totals of 11.5 by Caesars Sportsbook by William Hill, which posted totals for each FBS team Thursday.

Diamondbacks' Zac Gallen takes shot at MLB executive Michael Hill over foreign substance ban

Gallen and Michael Hill spent time together while with the Marlins

Illinois Football: Top 5 Illini quarterbacks of the 2010s

There have been some talented quarterbacks to put on an Illinois football uniform in the 2010s. In the 2010s, the Illini didn't have the most talented quar...

Drew Brees offers high praise of Justin Herbert after attending Chargers' minicamp practice

Herbert has made a believer out of the NFL's all-time passing leader

Ex-N. Dame player West joining CFP committee

Former Notre Dame player Rod West will replace Ray Odierno on the College Football Playoff selection committee.

Oklahoma signs E. Illinois transfer M. Johnson

The Oklahoma Sooners have signed Eastern Illinois transfer Marvin Johnson, who averaged 15.3 points, 4.7 assists and 1.9 steals last season.

Illinois Golf: Tee times set for two former Illini at the 121st US Open

The 121st US Open is teeing off on Thursday, and the Illinois golf team has some former members looking to make their mark in one of the majors. Illinois g...

Illinois Basketball: 2023 4-star center hearing from the Illini

Brad Underwood seems to always be planning for the future, as the Illinois basketball team is eyeing a big man in 2023. While the 2022 class still needs to...

2021 NBA Draft combine: Evan Mobley, Jalen Green invited; Cade Cunningham, Jalen Suggs not participating

Here are the 69 players who are expected at next week's NBA Draft combine in Chicago