By Matt Stevens - IlliniGuys Football Writer/Analyst
September 3, 2023
(Cover photo courtesy Illinois Athletics)
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Luke Altmyer can't ever honestly comment on what he saw on the 4th-and-4 prayer of a pass once the football left his right hand on a game-saving 34-yard completion.
The Illinois quarterback didn’t actually see Casey Washington come up with the floater of the pass with about two minutes remaining. It was a moment where he had to just hear it.
With every member of the Illinois program staring down a 28-27 deficit and preparing to . . .
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