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The Other Side: Illinois

Illinois comes into Ohio Stadium struggling with a 2-6 record and five straight losses. What has gone wrong for what many people thought was one of the more talented teams in the Big Ten coming into the season? BSB attempts to find out by talking to Scout's Illinois publisher, Fletcher Page, about the Illini's struggles.

Ohio State's game with Illinois this week goes under microscope as we catch up with our Illini man on the beat, Fletcher Page. 1. Nathan Scheelhaase has been banged up, but how would you say he's performed through the adversity? FP: Scheelhaase deserves the mention -- he's as tough as they come. He's taken a lot of hits this season and been sacked far too often. He's had a high ankle sprain... Recommended Stories