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Former Illinois Player Darius Millines Tweets That Tim Beckman, Staff Shunned Him For Visiting Sick Father

Last week, former Illinois linemanSimon Cvijanovic made headlines for a long Twitter rant against Illini head coach Tim Beckman and the Illini program. Cvijanovic, who had been a four year starter and has served as one of the team's media reps at Big Ten Media Days, accused Beckman of making him play through pain and claims that the program employs unlicensed medical professionals on the training staff, among other serious allegations. Cvijanovic is no longer alone in criticizing Beckman, among former Illini.

Wide receiver Darius Millines, who started 21 games for Illinois from 2010-2012, is now going off on Beckman on Twitter. The most damning detail: Beckman made it difficult for Millines to visit his father, who had been diagnosed with cancer, and made him feel as if he had let down his teammates when he went home to do so.

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Millines was kicked off of the team in May 2013 along with defensive end Darrius Caldwell, who he mentions in the tweets, for unspecified violations of team rules. He played his senior season at DII Colorado State University-Pueblo.