The Illini — who came in having lost to Miami, Villanova and Oregon over their previous four outings — got the easy victory it badly needed.
RICK MORRISSEY: Less than a year after the Bears handed Cutler $54 million in guaranteed money, they are now admitting Emery’s mistake.
How badly does the University of Michigan want Jim Harbaugh as its next football coach?
The Fire on Wednesday announced their preseason schedule, and it’ll include a reunion with their first and most successful coach.
Paul Chryst is coming home to coach Wisconsin.
Backup quarterback Jimmy Clausen will start instead of Jay Cutler on Sunday, sources confirmed to the Sun-Times.
Former heavyweight champion Ernie Terrell, a longtime Chicago resident who survived 15 punishing rounds with Muhammad Ali, has died at 75.