Most difficult player for Illini to replace: Jon Davis

For the first time in program history the Illinois Fighting Illini went back to back years without having a player selected in the NFL Draft. That doesn't mean that they don't have any players from last season on NFL rosters for this season though. They had guys signed as undrafted free agents. The most difficult player for them to replace though will be tight end Jon Davis. The  6...
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May 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Pair of Illini TEs picked up in NFL

The Illinois Fighting Illini was one of the few teams that didn't have any players selected in the NFL Draft last weekend. That doesn't mean they won't have any players on NFL rosters from this most recent draft class. Matt LaCosse and Jon Davis, who both played tight end for the Illini have been picked up by NFL teams. The 6'6" and 250 pounds LaCosse has signed with the New York...
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May 07, 2015  |  Discuss

In-State Tight End Commits to Illinois

Class of 2015 tight end Caleb Reams of Warren Township (Illinois) has committed to the University of Illinois over Twitter this evening. I'd like to say that I will be attending the University of Illinois to continue my academic and football career. — Caleb Reams #13 (@SirClutch97) August 9, 2014 The 6-foot-3, 225-pound end chose Illinois over offers...
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August 09, 2014  |  Discuss

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