"The University of Illinois is also in turmoil. The university sports an Interim Chancellor, an Interim Athletic Director, and an Interim Football Coach; the game will be played at Soldier Field, making this an Illini Interim Home Game."
"This offensive line is special, and we're capable of doing all the things we did on Saturday -- and better," junior left tackle Taylor Lewan said Monday. "We have a great bunch of guys. We have a bunch of athletic guys on the field."