Big Ten lunch links
February, 25, 2010
By Adam Rittenberg | ESPN.com
Some people call me a salesman, I call myself a salesfriend, so obviously I need strangers to trust me. I don't take it kindly when someone Tom Sellecks my bus bench.
- Michigan State's Blair White and Brett Swenson hope to turn heads this week at the NFL combine, Eric Lacy writes in The Detroit News.
- A look at the four Michigan players at the combine from Mark Synder of the Detroit Free Press. Former Georgia coach and ESPN analyst Jim Donnan tells annarbor.com's Dave Birkett about the role of quality control coaches in a program.
- Former Ohio State running back Maurice Clarett will find out April 7 whether he gets an early release from prison.
- A very fair take on the Michigan situation from Dave Curtis and Matt Hayes on SportingNews.com.
- The Iowa woman accused of harassing Hawkeyes star Adrian Clayborn will spend 30 days in jail, Lee Hermiston writes in the Iowa City Press-Citizen.
- Scott Tolzien seems to be exactly what Wisconsin wants at quarterback, Matt Hinton writes at Yahoo! Sports.
- A good look at Purdue's targets for the 2011 recruiting class from The (Lafayette) Journal and Courier's Mike Carmin.
- A few Minnesota football nuggets in this Sid Hartman column.
BIG TEN SCOREBOARD
12:00 PM ET Illinois Northwestern 12:00 PM ET Purdue Indiana 12:00 PM ET Michigan 6 Ohio State 3:30 PM ET 10 Michigan State Penn State 3:30 PM ET 18 Minnesota 14 Wisconsin 3:30 PM ET Rutgers Maryland