Garrett Edwards Providing Stability At Safety

The Fighting Illini football team struggled last year in the defensive backfield, especially at the safety positions. Several inexperienced players all had shots to impress, but it remained a weakness. The 2009 season has continued to show vulnerability at the safety spots, but Garrett Edwards has stepped up to provide some consistency.
September 16, 2009

Garrett Edwards Brings Experience To Safety

The entire Illinois defense was much maligned last year. It had some good moments, but most fans remember only the mistakes. The safeties were inexperienced and were exploited by enterprising opponents. Garrett Edwards learned much from that experience, and he doesn't want to see it happen again.
May 3, 2009

Edwards Clears The Air

Illinois is getting ready to sign a very good recruiting class on February 1st. One of those prospects that will ink with the Fighting Illini is Garrett Edwards. The No. 53 rated safety in the nation, according to Scout.com, committed to Illinois in the summer and despite rumors that he was looking around, he remains a solid commitment to Ron Zook.
January 18, 2006

Weekend High School Football Roundup

The high school football season continued this weekend with many interesting matchups for Illini fans. Read this High School Football round up to see how Illinois Commitments and Recruits fared in this weekend of their high school season. Players with updates include Illinois commits Isiah Williams, Chris James, Garrett Edwards, Michael Hoomanawanui, and basketball recruit Sherron Collins.
September 25, 2005

Weekend High School Football Roundup

The high school football season continued this weekend with many interesting matchups for Illini fans. Read this High School Football round up to see how Illinois Commitments and Recruits fared in this weekend of their high school season. Players with updates include Illinois commits Isiah Williams, Chris James, Garrett Edwards, and Michael Hoomanawanui.
September 18, 2005

Weekend High School Football Roundup

The high school football season continued this weekend with many interesting matchups for Illini fans. Read this High School Football round up to see how Illinois Commitments and Recruits fared in the first weekend of their high school season. Players with updates include Illinois commits Isiah Williams, Marques Wilkins, Chris James, and Garrett Edwards with a special appearance from Illinois Basketball Commitment Brian Carlwell.
September 4, 2005

Weekend High School Football Roundup

The high school football season started in Illinois on Friday evening with many interesting matchups for Illini fans. Read this High School Football round up to see how Illinois Commitments and Recruits fared in the first weekend of their high school season. Players with updates include Illinois commits Isiah Williams, Marques Wilkins, Chris James, and Garrett Edwards.
August 28, 2005