We're taking snapshots of each position group with every Big Ten team entering the spring. Up next: the defensive backs. Illinois: The secondary returns mostly intact from 2013, as Illinois returns starters at both cornerback spots (V'Angelo Bentley and Eaton Spence), as well as Zane Petty, who started the final seven games at free safety.
about 141 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions
You know the old adage about offense selling tickets and defense winning championships? Forget about it. If that were true, how could you explain that four of the top five scoring teams in the country are Baylor, Oregon, Florida State and Ohio State?
about 270 days ago | Brian Bennett | Penn State Nittany Lions
Jaylen Dunlap always knew where he wanted to go to school. He didn't know if it wanted him, though. He finally received the coveted Illinois offer last week, and he committed Monday following an official visit.
about 550 days ago | Jared Shanker | NCF On The Trail