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Fantasy Football Rankings 2019: Breakouts from advanced model that called Tevin Coleman's huge season

SportsLine simulated the 2019 NFL season 10,000 times and identified Fantasy Football breakouts to target.

Illinois Football: 5 sleeper players for the Illini in 2019

May I have your attention please; the Illinois football team has quality depth at most positions for the upcoming 2019 campaign. That is something I havent truly been able to say in a long time. We havent had the quality depth at the majority of positions on this team for a half-decade or so. But [] Illinois Football: 5 sleeper players for the Illini in 2019 - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Illini Basketball: Illini Basketball

We're headed to Italy for 4️⃣ games next week!

Fantasy Football Injuries, News and Notes: Andrew Luck, Derrick Henry battling calf injuries

Jamey Eisenberg looks at the latest injuries for Luck, Henry, A.J. Green, Damien Williams and Tyreek Hill, as well as the Cowboys adding Alfred Morris as an insurance policy for Ezekiel Elliott.

Riding Shotgun with Tupper: Back behind the wheel for football season

Retired Herald & Review Executive Sports Editor Mark Tupper returns behind the wheel of his pickup to take a ride around the farm and talk Illini football with training camp

Michael Phelps: Caeleb Dressel has to be 'perfect' to secure eight gold medals at 2020 Olympics

Michael Phelps offers advice to young swimming star Caeleb Dressel

Eagles DC Jim Schwartz: Kamu Grugier-Hill 'taking a big-step towards being a full-time LB'

Grugier-Hill is battling Zach Brown for the open linebacker spot in Eagles defense

Illinois Basketball: Predicting who makes DJ Steward’s top 8

The Illinois basketball team might be getting some good news on the recruiting front later this week. On Monday night, Illini target DJ Steward announced on Twitter that he will be cutting his list down to eight teams on August 1. There is nothing concrete on who will make this top list, but one could [] Illinois Basketball: Predicting who makes DJ Stewards top 8 - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Fighting in NHL hit record lows during 2018-2019 season, continuing downward trend

The stats prove the league continues to move away from its violent 'old time hockey' ways

Illinois Basketball: Andy Katz includes Illini in 2020 NCAA tournament

Andy Katz is at it again, getting my hopes up for the upcoming Illinois basketball campaign. Truth be told, I didnt need any help with getting my hopes up. For some reason, this time of year, I have high hopes for both the football and basketball programs. But, this year in particular, those high hopes [] Illinois Basketball: Andy Katz includes Illini in 2020 NCAA tournament - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Illinois Basketball: Illini coaches have a plan for Austin Hutcherson

On Sunday, the Writing Illini wrote about Austin Hutcherson possibly joining the Illinois basketball program as a transfer. Reports were that Hutcherson was looking at Illinois as a destination to play his final two years of basketball. On Monday, Derek Piper of 247Sports was able to confirm this information and went more in-depth about the [] Illinois Basketball: Illini coaches have a plan for Austin Hutcherson - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Fantasy Football Rankings 2019: Breakouts from proven model that called Tevin Coleman's huge season

SportsLine simulated the 2019 NFL season 10,000 times and identified Fantasy Football breakouts to target.

Wisconsin Player to Watch: Jonathan Taylor

The Big Ten’s best running back might just be the top running back in the country.

No Dream Team, no problem. Big East steps up in quest for Pan American gold

Seton Hall's Myles Powell and Villanova's Collin Gillespie lead a U.S. basketball team that last won gold in these Games in 1983.

2019 Outlook: Drew Brees

2019 fantasy player outlook for Drew Brees, QB, NO

2019 Outlook: Tyreek Hill

2019 fantasy player outlook for Tyreek Hill, WR, KC

2019 Outlook: Trevon Wesco

2019 fantasy player outlook for Trevon Wesco, TE, NYJ

Illini Football: Illinois Football

Officially committed to the University of Illinois

Illinois Football: Illini land under-the-radar athlete Devon Witherspoon

The Illinois football team added another player to the family for the class of 2019 on Monday afternoon. Devon Witherspoon announced on Twitter that he has decided to commit to the University of Illinois. This is an addition to the program that was needed because of the lack of secondary depth. I am always a [] Illinois Football: Illini land under-the-radar athlete Devon Witherspoon - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Illinois Football: 3 effects of the Kevin Tyler commitment to the Illini

Kevin Tyler is going to add great depth the Illinois football offensive line in 2020. Tylers commitment on Sunday was a huge boost for the Illini. This kid could have gone anywhere and played for any program in the nation, but he picked the Orange and Blue and wont regret that decision. He is going [] Illinois Football: 3 effects of the Kevin Tyler commitment to the Illini - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Know Your Opponent: Week 8, Wisconsin Badgers

Homecoming for the Illini might not be pretty again.

Illinois Football: Kevin Tyler adds much-needed help to the front lines

This past weekend proved to be a big one for the future of the Illinois football program. Not only did we end up landing the quarterback of the future in CJ Dixon, but we also ended up landing a player who is going to protect the Illini quarterbacks in Kevin Tyler. Tyler took to Twitter [] Illinois Football: Kevin Tyler adds much-needed help to the front lines - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Illini Football: Illinois Football

pic.twitter.com/XGPTHbFqu9 Kevin Tyler (@big_kevoo) July 29, 2019 BOOM! #Illini add to the 2020 class with OL Kevin Tyler. https://t.co/8usg1YCo07 The Champaign Room (@Champaign_Room) July 29, 2019 COMMIT: #Illini land 3-star OL Kevin TylerAnother big win for #Illini for a...