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Illinois football coach Lovie Smith talks about the state of the program coming off of 2018 Spring practice at a press conference on April 11, 2018.

Illinois head coach Lovie Smith talks with BTN on spring football day.

Illinois head coach Lovie Smith sits down with former Illini All-American OL Martin O'Donnell to talk Spring Ball, how the new coaches are fitting in, recruiting, and of course the Lovie Beard | March 22, 2018.

Illinois football head coach Lovie Smith met with the media on Monday, Feb. 26, and talked about new Illini coaches Austin Clark (1:00) and Gill Byrd (1:50), and touched on Spring Ball, which starts next week (5:20).

Josh Whitman, Lovie Smith and Stu Levenick talked to the media about Stu and his wife Nancy's $5 million commitment towards the football performance facility.

Illinois coach Lovie Smith officially introduced offensive coordinator Rod Smith and tight ends coach Cory Patterson at a press conference in Memorial Stadium on Jan. 26, 2018.

Illinois tight ends coach Cory Patterson talked during his hiring teleconference about his relationship with head coach Lovie Smith.

Illinois offensive coordinator/quarterback coach Rod Smith talked during his hiring teleconference about meeting with head coach Lovie Smith.

Illinois coach Lovie Smith talks about the 2018 recruiting class during the early signing period.