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A word of thanks from Coach Jerry Kill

September 20, 2010

Coach Jerry KillNIU football coach Jerry Kill was on the sidelines Saturday at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign despite spending much of the week in a Chicago hospital.

Today, the coach issued a thank-you note to all the fans and friends who have wished him well in the last week.

“I want to thank everyone who has reached out to me, (my wife) Rebecca and our entire family with your good wishes, prayers, cards, e-mails, phone calls and notes over the past week. I heard from so many people – from Huskie fans, to coaches from around the MAC and across the country to former players, friends and more. We truly appreciate all of your support as we work hard to prepare for the Minnesota game this week. Thank you again and GO HUSKIES!”

— Coach Jerry Kill

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