Illinois vs. Number ONE Ohio State LIVE BLOG!!

30 Minutes Until Tipoff: It’s gameday in Champaign, everyone!! I know that everyone is focused on the Bears and Packers this weekend, but this is a big-time game! There’s no messing around today!

It’s Ohio State! Jared Sullinger! David Lighty! William Buford! The hated John Diebler!

GUS JOHNSON IS CALLING THE GAME!!!!

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49ers: NFL team with the most potentially productive draft

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By Paul M. Banks

San Francisco’s draft strategy is simple: always take the best available player right? Their front office stresses value over need. Perhaps even more than the GMs of the New York Giants (Jerry Reese) and Green Bay Packers (Ted Thompson). But they have plenty of needs to fill too. And as one of the two NFL teams with 2 picks in the 1st round, (Seattle is the other, but they’re kind of a hot mess right now) they could easily find themselves back in the playoffs next year should they make the right moves.

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