Spotlight on Malachi Hood

By Steve Sturm/IlliniGuys Football Contributor

June 8, 2021

The Fighting Illini added a commitment Monday from three-star recruit Malachi Hood from Joliet Catholic.  Hood is listed by some services as a safety, some as a linebacker, and some as a athlete. But as you'll see below, he's a sure bet to play linebacker for Illinois when he enrolls in 2022.

What does he bring to the Orange and Blue?

Hood is a certainly a Big Ten caliber athlete.  You'll look at his listed size of 6'2" and 215 pounds and . . .

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