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Illinois Fighting Illini Photos

Illinois Fighting Illini Photos

  1. FILE - In this Oct. 29, 2016 file photo, Illinois head coach Lovie Smith looks at the scoreboard during t an NCAA college football game against Minnesota, at Memorial Stadium in Champaign, Ill. As Smith begins his second season of rebuilding the Illinois football program, he is already sure about two things. Junior Chayce Crouch will be his starting quarterback and senior Kendrick Foster will be the team's primary running back. The season opener comes at home on Sept. 2 against Ball State.(AP Photo/Bradley Leeb File)

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    FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2017 file photo, Illinois quarterback Chayce Crouch (7) tries to avoid a tackle by Purdue linebacker Danny Ezechukwu (36) during an NCAA college football game in Champaign, Ill. As head coach Lovie Smith begins his second season of rebuilding the Illinois football program, he is already sure about two things. Junior Chayce Crouch will be his starting quarterback and senior Kendrick Foster will be the team's primary running back. The season opener comes at home on Sept. 2 against Ball State. (AP Photo/Bradley Leeb File)

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  2. FILE - In this Nov. 12, 2016 file photo, Wisconsin's Leon Jacobs stops Illinois's running back Kendrick Foster during an NCAA college football game in Madison, Wis. As head coach Lovie Smith begins his second season of rebuilding the Illinois football program, he is already sure about two things. Junior Chayce Crouch will be his starting quarterback and senior Kendrick Foster will be the team's primary running back. The season opener comes at home on Sept. 2 against Ball State. (AP Photo/Morry Gash File)

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    EVANSTON, IL - NOVEMBER 26: Wes Lunt #12 of the Illinois Fighting Illini passes under pressure from Ifeadi Odenigbo #7 and Joe Gaziano #97 of the Northwestern Wildcats at Ryan Field on November 26, 2016 in Evanston, Illinois. Northwestern defeated Illinois 42-21. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

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  3. EVANSTON, IL - NOVEMBER 26: Godwin Igwebuike #16 of the Northwestern Wildcats drops Reggie Corbin #2 of the Illinois Fighting Illini at Ryan Field on November 26, 2016 in Evanston, Illinois. Northwestern defeated Illinois 42-21. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

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    EVANSTON, IL - NOVEMBER 26: Wes Lunt #12 of the Illinois Fighting Illini passes against the Northwestern Wildcats at Ryan Field on November 26, 2016 in Evanston, Illinois. Northwestern defeated Illinois 42-21. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

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  4. EVANSTON, IL - NOVEMBER 26: Garrett Dickerson #9 of the Northwestern Wildcats crosses the goal line to score a touchdown in front of Taylor Barton #3 and Tre Watson #33 of the Illinois Fighting Illini at Ryan Field on November 26, 2016 in Evanston, Illinois. Northwestern defeated Illinois 42-21. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

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    EVANSTON, IL - NOVEMBER 26: Clayton Thorson #18 of the Northwestern Wildcats is brought down by Gimel President #14 of the Illinois Fighting Illini at Ryan Field on November 26, 2016 in Evanston, Illinois. Northwestern defeated Illinois 42-21. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

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  5. EVANSTON, IL - NOVEMBER 26: Justin Hardee #19 of the Illinois Fighting Illini catches a pass against the Northwestern Wildcats at Ryan Field on November 26, 2016 in Evanston, Illinois. Northwestern defeated Illinois 42-21. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

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    EVANSTON, IL - NOVEMBER 26: Justin Jackson #21 of the Northwestern Wildcats is tackled by Tre Watson #33 and Hardy Nickerson #10 of the Illinois Fighting Illini at Ryan Field on November 26, 2016 in Evanston, Illinois. Northwestern defeated Illinois 42-21. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

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