Big Ten lunch links

June, 3, 2009

Posted by's Adam Rittenberg

I'm a firm believer in the philosophy of a ruling class. Especially since I rule. 

"There's no specific benchmark," athletic director Bill Martin said. "Historically, we've won 75 percent of games, the winningest program in sports. ... I think what you need to do is, 10 years from now, look at his entire body of work."
  • Northwestern head coach Pat Fitzgerald discusses strategy, adjustments and momentum in an interesting Q&A with the Daily Herald's Lindsey Willhite. 
  • Penn State picked up its sixth verbal commitment for 2010, Bob Flounders writes in The (Harrisburg) Patriot-News. Meanwhile, Joe Paterno's victories race with Florida State's Bobby Bowden could be nearing an unfortunate end, Ron Musselman writes in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. 
  • Purdue comes in at No. 94 on The New York Times' countdown of FBS teams. 
  • A statue of former Illinois great Red Grange will greet fans at Memorial Stadium this fall. 



You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?