"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."
"Five years ago, it didn't feel like it should feel," Beilein said. "You'd look around, there's three or four thousand people in the stands and the place was dead. Or we're calling recruits on the phone and we're not even making their top 10. That's not how Michigan should feel."