Survey Says ... Bernat and Kelly

Survey Says ... Bernat and Kelly

Nolan Bernat, sophomore defensive back

Will the Cubs repeat as World Series champions?

Hopefully so. I'm rooting for them.

Who is the celebrity people say you look like?

Mark Wahlberg. I love his movies.

Which of your teammates is the top Heisman candidate?

We've got a couple of guys. I may have to say Kendrick Foster.

Who's better: Kevin Durant or LeBron James?

LeBron James, no question.

Which one of your teammates does the best Lovie Smith impersonation?

Not sure. I'm going to have to see.

Who is the most presidential among your teammates?

Nick Allegretti.

How many teams should be in the College Football Playoff?

I think eight would be exciting to see.

Which of your teammates is the best singer?

Have to go with my man Bennett Williams. He is always singing and dancing.

What's the best part of training camp?

Being with my team, working together to get better. Teamwork makes the dream work.

Why did you pick Illinois?

Best opportunity to get a great education while playing at the highest level.

 

Connor Kelly, freshman quarterback

 

Will the Cubs repeat as World Series champions?

Absolutely not. Sox 2020.

Who is the celebrity people say you look like?

Brad Pitt.

Which of your teammates is the top Heisman candidate?

Malik Turner/Mikey Dudek.

Who's better: Kevin Durant or LeBron James?

LeBron James.

Which one of your teammates does the best Lovie Smith impersonation?

Charlie Reinkemeyer.

Who is the most presidential among your teammates?

James Bartholomew.

How many teams should be in the College Football Playoff?

Eight.

Which of your teammates is the best singer?

Me.

What's the best part of training camp?

Actual practice.

Why did you pick Illinois?

Lifelong Illini fan.