Illinois Football news
Today Aaron Bailey QB 4 star recruit for 2013 committed to Illinois.
Bailey stands 6'2" and is 215 pounds, a dual force QB ranked # 4 in the nation as a dual force QB.
He is ranked in the top 5 recruits in Illinois. Has a great athletic ability and a fantastic cannon for a arm
He had offers from Ohio State, ND,Purdue,Wisky,Iowa,AZ.CO,NB, to name a few.
What a great pick up
Let's get them Coach Beckman
Things are really looking up for Illinois football future, 2013 could be a monster class for Illinois and the new Head Coach. Beckman from Toledo looks to open things up on Offense and players love that.
The new pick up QB Aaron Bailey from Bolingbrook High School is a perfect answer to the spread attack.
Bailey passed for 1039 yards this year getting 10 Touchdowns. This is on a team that runs the ball 85% of the time, In the run category he rushed for 1983 yards and 30 Touchdowns.
That is 3022 total yards and 40 Touchdowns in a season by one player.
I have watched this kid play and he has a cannon for a arm, his ability to scramble out side of the pocket rolling opposite field and throwing a 50 yard strike down field is uncanny.
It is way to early to predict this season for the Illini, New Coaches, a whole new play book and a solid core of Talent, (More on this later)
Landing and keeping top in state players is job one at Illinois and the high school class of 2013 is loaded with top talent in the land of Lincoln.