The Opening Drive

Illini HC Bret Bielema

Coach Bielema joins Carey & Michelle to talk about a big game week preparing for Michigan St., how he keeps his players minds right with the recent news on Spartan suspensions, how they’ve exceeded their expectations for this year, if he’s starting to notice a different tone from high school coaches about his program, wanting to set an example and only working with players of high character, why the team’s record at 7-1 is the biggest sign that Chase Brown should be a Heisman finalist and getting prepared for a huge game this weekend.

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