Big Ten lunchtime links
March, 21, 2012
By Brian Bennett | ESPN.com
Let's hit the links:
- New offensive coordinator Seth Littrell has the Indiana passing game heating up this spring (subscription required).
- Two key defensive linemen will miss spring ball for Iowa. Just how different will the Hawkeyes offense be this year? There's newness all over in Iowa's defense this spring.
- Michigan wants safety Thomas Gordon to play more recklessly this season.
- Minnesota plans to hold a full-fledged spring game this year.
- Ross Els is taking on more responsibilities in his second year as a Nebraska assistant. Punter/kicker Brett Maher was great most of the year but is motivated by a subpar bowl performance. The Huskers are confident that 2012 will be their year.
- Receiver O.J. Ross has returned to Purdue practice, minus a scholarship.
- Danny O'Brien is visiting Wisconsin this weekend.
- Penn State is targeting a Philadelphia running back. Black Shoes Diaries gives an early report card on Bill O'Brien.
- The O-Zone breaks down the Ohio State running game under Urban Meyer.