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Illini Training Camp 2017: 'Nasty group when we want to be'

Illinois opened its third and final week of training camp Monday. Hear from coach Lovie Smith on his running backs and cornerbacks, Gabe Megginson on the offensive line and Ahmari Hayes' on the daily goal for the Illini defense.

Cubbie Conversation, Aug. 14, 2017

He's no fraidy cat, but the division race is heating up, says our J.J. Lockwood, who thinks the Cubs will still scratch out the NL Central title.

Those Who Served: Jesse Dowell

Jesse Dowell, a U.S. Navy bombardier during WWII, shares his experiences from that time. 

Getting Personal: Jane Sullivan

Jane Sullivan is the grants manager and sustainability planner at MTD in Urbana

Wired in: Derek Hoiem

Derek Hoiem, co-founder of Reconstruct, displays an overlay image of a Building Information Model.

Illini Training Camp 2017: 'Always room for improvement'

Hear from Illinois coach Lovie Smith, linebacker Del'Shawn Phillips and wide receiver Trenard Davis as the Illini wrapped up their second week of training camp Saturday morning at Campus Rec Fields

Friday on the Farm, Aug. 11, 2017

Each Friday, business and agriculture writer Ben Zigterman puts the camera on an area farmer. Next up: Jack and Chris Murray, who helped survey fields this week for Premier Cooperative. 

Illini Training Camp 2017: 'Starting to look like a team'

Hear from Illinois coach Lovie Smith, defensive end Sean Adesanya and wide receiver Ricky Smalling following the 10th day of training camp at Campus Rec Fields.

Illini Training Camp 2017: 'I've wanted to compete'

Illinois wide receiver Mikey Dudek discusses taking his most live reps of training camp so far and the plan to limit his workload in camp, while offensive lineman Christian DiLauro touches on the Illini offense, his own return this week and the small offensive line group.

Prep football '17: Preseason Top 10

As IHSA football practice opens across the state, sports editor Matt Daniels unveils The News-Gazette's preseason Top 10.