"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."
"You're playing in a different scheme for a couple years, you may be taught differently, the techniques are different, the fundamentals. I like our kids. I like how they've reacted to a transition. I like how they've started to really bond as a team and be accountable to each other. (But) we're not near a finished product."