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Illinois head coach Lovie Smith addressed the media ahead of the Illini's season finale against Northwestern.

Illinois football head coach Lovie Smith talks to media following the 52-14 loss at #9 Ohio State on Nov. 18, 2017.

FightingIllini.com's Olivia Schmitt talks with Illini head coach Lovie Smith about the future of the program, his message to the team, and the upcoming game at #8 Ohio State on Saturday, Nov. 18 (2:30 pm CT on ABC).

Illinois football head coach Lovie Smith talks to media following the 24-14 loss to Indiana on Nov. 11, 2017.

Illinois head coach Lovie Smith sits down with former Illini All-American OL Martin O'Donnell to talk about academics, being role models, closing out games, coaching idols and more ahead of Saturday's game against Indiana (11 am CT on Big Ten) in the latest Carle Thursday Walkthrough.

Illinois football head coach Lovie Smith talks about playing a full game, Dads Day and the upcoming game against Indiana on Saturday (11 am CT on BTN).

Illinois head coach Lovie Smith talked to the media ahead of Saturday's game against Indiana.

Illinois head coach Lovie Smith sits down with former Illini All-American OL Martin O'Donnell to talk about the improved defense, rivalry games, the new Football Performance Center, Halloween costumes and more ahead of Saturday's game at Purdue (11 am CT on Big Ten.)