…to kickoff for the most anticipated Fighting Illini Football season in a decade or more. And we’re doing it right, with the Showdown in St. Louis vs. #6 Mizzou. Beemsville will be in full effect for the game, with a new O&B blog theme, with the final tailgate ops plan being finalized even now… Meanwhile, Illinois scribe emeritus Loren Tate checks in with thoughts on how this opener could rank historically.
The fan-base is pumped up. Check the lines for autographs at fan appreciation day.