Pro Football Focus compared Illinois edge rusher Dawuane Smoot to Los Angeles Rams DE Robert Quinn.
Draft Analyst's Tony Pauline relays that the Cincinnati Bengals' quarterback coach was on-hand to watch the work of Illinois QB Wes Lunt on pro day.
Illinois DT Jarrod "Chunky" Clements is a "penetrating three-technique tackle on the next level with some moldable pass-rush traits," according to NFL Media's Lance Zierlein.
The Green Bay Packers hired Illinois LB coach Tim McGarigle to serve in the same capacity.
NFL.com's Lance Zierlein spoke with an NFL defensive line coach who was impressed with Illinois edge rusher Dawuane Smoot.
Draft Analyst's Tony Pauline says Illinois edge rusher Carroll Phillips "didn’t miss a beat" while practicing as an OLB on Tuesday.
Illinois QB Wes Lunt completed 11-of-14 passes for 101 yards in Saturday's East-West Shrine Game.
Illinois DE Dawuane Smoot accepted an invitation to the Senior Bowl.
Illinois edge rusher Carroll Phillips accepted an invitation to the Senior Bowl.
Illinois received a verbal commitment from four-star 2017 DE Owen Carney.
Illinois sophomore WR Desmond Cain plans to transfer.
Illinois redshirt senior QB Wes Lunt has accepted an invitation to the East-West Shrine Game.
Illinois junior WR Malik Turner caught 11 passes for 164 yards and two touchdowns in Saturday's 42-21 loss to Northwestern.
Illinois redshirt junior RB Kendrick Foster is doubtful to return to Saturday's game against Northwestern due to a leg injury suffered early in the first quarter.
Illinois redshirt junior RB Kendrick Foster rushed for 146 yards and two touchdowns on 17 carries in Saturday's 31-27 win over Michigan State.