The Buckeyes are a week away from the much needed bye week but if you talk to many fans they are already chalking this game up as nothing more than a bye week.
But the players and the staff are not taking that view and know that the Illini are looking for a signature win to salvage a season that has been nothing short of forgettable.
How will Braxton Miller fare in this game? Can the Ohio State defense keep an offense that has not put up more than 24 points against a Division I (FBS) team? Is there a chance that the Illini can shock the Buckeyes once again at Ohio Stadium?
We take a look at how our staff sees things playing out in our Staff Predictions.
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