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Top 50 Most Important Illini Football Players: No. 40 Coran Taylor

Former Peoria star Coran Taylor will enter the thicket of Illini quarterbacks, putting the freshman at No. 40 on Scott Richey's list.

Those Who Served: Fredrick Holhubner

Fredrick Holhubner talks about his time in the United States Army during an interview at his home Tuesday, June 19, 2018, in Urbana.

Bob's Top 50 rankings: No. 41 Washington State

AP voter thinks the man they call "The Pirate" can lead Washington State to a strong season.

Wired In: Bianca Chan

Bianca Chan talks about Octane, an app for car enthusiasts, Tuesday, June 19, 2018, on the University of Illinois campus in Champaign.

Getting Personal: Kris Koester

Kris Koester, Administrative Services Manager & Public Information Officer for the Champaign Public Works Department Tuesday, June 12, 2018, at the facility in Champaign.

Top 50 Most Important Illini Football Players: No. 41 Caleb Reams

The versatile Caleb Reams comes in at No. 41 on beat writer Scott Richey's list of top 50 most important Illini football players. 

Gus Edwards and unidentified witness

In this security camera video obtained and supplied by police, two men pass each other near the corner of Beardsley and Elm in Champaign. The man on the left is Gus Edwards, who seconds later was shot dead. The man on the right is being sought by police as a witness.

Top 50 Most Important Illini Football Players: No. 42 Bobby Walker

Originally a walk-on, beat writer Scott Richey thinks tight end Bobby Walker has a chance to make an impact this season.

Bob's Top 50 rankings: No. 42 Kentucky

A strong returning offensive line and a solid running game led AP voter Bob Asmussen to name Kentucky his 42nd ranked team.

Friday on the Farm with Dan Perkins

Each week, ag reporter Ben Zigterman checks out what's going on in the ag community. This week, he spoke with Dan Perkins, lead scientist and manager at Waterborne Environmental in Champaign, who works with farming and commodity groups to study sustainable farming techniques.