ZIONSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Former Indianapolis Colts and University of Illinois quarterback Jack Trudeau has been arrested on preliminary charges of operating while intoxicated, public intoxication and intimidating a police officer.
Zionsville police say the arrest occurred Sunday night.
By CRAIG MEYER
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (via The Associated Press)
For years, former Illini Rashard Mendenhall felt constricted, typecast as a character that didn’t embody who he truly was. Something was missing in what seemed like an otherwise perfect life as an NFL running back.
Well, Steve Kelly has done the research and tells me, as I enter my 50th season covering Illini football, that I’m 88 games in the red. That’s minus-88 in nearly a half-century, including minus-13 in just the last three years.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Dad used to torment Nebraska. Now, Kenyon Jackson will get his chance.
The 6-foot, 295-pound defensive tackle from Little Rock Parkview made a commitment to Tim Beckman’s team on Monday.
“They treat everybody like family,” Jackson said. “That set it apart.”
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CHAMPAIGN — Matt Bollant has known Jody Martinez for more than a decade. He’s seen Martinez coach, seen him interact with his players and seen him succeed.
Martinez has made eight trips to the NAIA National Tournament — seven with Bethel College in his 16 years in Mishawaka, Ind., and last year in his first season at Southeastern University in Lakeland, Fla.
COACH: Todd Graham
2014 RECORD: 10-3
PROJECTED 2015 RECORD: 11-2
CIRCLE THE DATE: Sept. 26 vs. Southern Cal