Recruiting Class Blast from the Past: 1983

Steve Sturm - IlliniGuys Football Writer

March 22, 2021

I'm reaching a bit further back into the past for this recruiting class blast from the past for one of my all-time favorite classes: 1983.

Mike White had not yet reached the height of his powers at Illinois, with the magical Rose Bowl season still on deck.  However, his recruiting chops were already well-established and he showed them off with this class.  I'm going to list the heights and weights on signing day with all of these guys since the gains were so remarkable in so . . .

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