Illini Preparing a New Look Calvin Avery in 2021 on the Outside And Inside His Body

Throughout three seasons at Illinois, Calvin Avery has been unhappy. Whether it’s been his pre-arrival recruiting hype, his weight or his on-field production, Avery agrees he’s spent too much time overcoming shortcomings.
By Matt Stevens - IlliniGuys Football Writer/Analyst

August 27, 2021

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- Compared to just a few years ago, Calvin Avery might be the first person to admit the person he sees in the mirror every morning is completely different.

Avery isn’t ashamed of the person he sees staring back at him in that reflection. He likes that person in the mirror. To . . .

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