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10/27/20 Hour 2: Lon is All Piped Up About Bryce Hopkins; Around the NFL: Week 7 Recap

Lon expresses his frustrations with Bryce Hopkins' commitment to Kentucky during an All Piped Up segment, before the guys rip through every NFL game from Week 7.

10/27/20 Hour 1: David Williams (Peoria) Talks Da’Monte, Adam Miller; Bears Lose To Rams

The guys recap the Bears' disappointing 24-10 loss to the Rams on Monday night, and then chat with Peoria Manual head coach David Williams, about his time training both Da'Monte Williams and Adam Miller.

10/26/20 Hour 2: Lovie, Rod Smith, Brandon Peters Audio; Bryce Hopkins Commit Preview

Lon and Derek hear from Lovie Smith, Rod Smith and Brandon Peters on today's Zoom calls recapping Friday night's disappointing loss to Wisconsin. Later, Derek previews tonight's Bryce Hopkins commitment, and the guys give a quick breakdown of tonight's Bears-Rams football matchup.

10/26/20 Hour 1: The J Leman Hour! (Recapping Illinois-Wisconsin, Other Big 10 Action)

J Leman joins Lon and Derek to break down the monstrosity that was Wisconsin 45, Illinois 7, and how disappointed they were. Later, J rips through the rest of the Big 10 games from Week One.

10/23/20 Hour 2: Dre Brown (Former Illini RB); Who Ya Got: B1G Football Edition

The guys are joined by former running back, Dre Brown, to discuss tonights game against Wisconsin. Later, Hans Dee hosts Who Ya Got, where the guys give all their predictions on the B1G games this weekend, including Illinois vs Wisconsin! 

10/23/20 Hour 1: Illini Football; This Or That: IL vs WIS Edition; J Leman

The guys talk all about Illini Football's match up against Wisconsin.

10/22/20 Hour 2: Full NFL Pick Against the Spread Analysis for Week 7

The guys rip through every NFL contest for the weekend, picking who they feel best about against the spread and giving you their completely unprofessional betting advice. Derek introduces a new counter-strategy for betting.

10/22/20 Hour 1: Illini Offer… An 8th Grader?; Jerry Meyer (24/7 Recruiting) Talks Bryce Hopkins

The guys discuss recruiting news for the majority of the hour, first with Derek's thoughts from his weekend in Chicago, and then with 24/7 Sports' national recruiting analyst Jerry Meyer.

10/21/20 Hour 2: Josh Schafer (Wisconsin 24/7 Sports) Previews Badgers; World Series Talk

The guys preview the Illinois-Wisconsin matchup with 24/7 Sports' Josh Schafer, who goes in-depth on the Badgers. Later, the guys recap World Series Game 1 and preview World Series Game 2.

10/21/20 Hour 1: Bryce Hopkins Talk, Pat Chambers Resigns, Next Question: NFL Edition

The guys discuss the latest rumors on Bryce Hopkins, and what it would mean for Illinois if he were to commit. Later, the guys react live to the news that Pat Chambers is resigning, before ripping through a Next Question: NFL Edition.

10/20/20 Hour 2: Da’Monte Williams Audio; World Series Preview

We hear audio from De'Monte Williams interview with the media about his final season as an Illini. The guys discuss tonight's World Series matchup. 

10/20/20 Hour 1: Jeremy Werner (Illini Inquirer); Lovie Smith Audio

Jeremy Werner, Publisher of Illini Inquirer, joins the show to talk about the upcoming Illinois football game at Wisconsin. We hear audio from Lovie Smith's press conference this morning. 

10/19/20 Hour 2: 1st place Chicago Bears, NFL Week 6 takeaways

Lon and Derek discuss yet another win for the Chicago Bears as they improve to 5-1. What's working and what still has Derek concerned? Later, the guys whip around the NFL to give their takeaways from each game in Week 6.

10/19/20 Hour 1: J Leman IN STUDIO previewing Illinois-Wisconsin & Big Ten Week 1 slate

The guys are joined by former Illini great & BTN analyst J Leman in studio to break down the Illinois-Wisconsin game coming up on Friday. They also hit on some other notable matchups in the Big Ten this weekend.

10/16/20 Hour 2: Illini Football Schedule; Who Ya Got

The guys talk about Illinois Football's schedule in depth. Later, Hans Dee hosts "Who Ya Got," where they give their weekend predictions on NCAAF and MLB playoffs.

10/16/20 Hour 1: Previewing Illini Football Units

The guys go in depth on Illini Football units a week ahead of the season opener.

10/15/20 Hour 2: NFL Week 6 Pick Against the Spread

The guys pick against the spread for week 6 of the NFL season. 

10-15-20 Hour 1: Illini Disrespected by the Spread?; Luke Ford/Bhebhe Audio

Vegas disrespects the Illini and the guys reflect. We hear audio from Illini Football Players Luke Ford and Josh Ihmatorbhebhe. 

10/14/20 Hour 2: A Dozen Audio Bytes from Brad Underwood’s Media Day Presser

Lon and Derek rip through tons of different audio bytes from Brad Underwood's hour-long media Zoom call today, including who will be the starting 5, what injuries the team is fighting through, and the development of the incoming freshmen.

10/14/20 Hour 1: Giorgi Bezhanishvili Joins The Show!; Piper’s Reaction To Hoops Practice

Lon and Derek recap the first day of practice for Illinois basketball, and then interview Illinois player Giorgi Bezhanishvili on his offseason and where he's at for his junior season.

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