Print without images
Monday, July 30, 2012
Big Ten lunchtime links
By Brian Bennett
Just because you shot Jesse James does not make you Jesse James.
is getting creative
with the Illinois offense. Beckman tried his hand at "
Take Me Out to the Ball Game
" at Wrigley. Key word: tried.
It may sound odd, but the key to Indiana playing better defense may
start with the Hoosiers' quarterbacks
James Ferentz talks about how he's
grown up during his Iowa career
. De'Andre Johnson
had a bad week
some options at tailback
if Fitz Toussaint misses significant time. Left guard
remains a competition
for the Wolverines as camp nears.
Michigan State doesn't mind admitting
how important beating Michigan
is. The Spartans continue to sort out
their wide receiver options
Jerry Kill talks about what he learned in Year 1 as Minnesota coach in
this revealing Q&A
. Big Ten rivals see
improvement in the Gophers
ranks Nebraska No. 19
in the preseason and spotlights the Huskers' running game. Tom Shatel says Bo Pelini should
embrace the "constant barrage
" of attention the Huskers get.
Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald has become
part of the Big Ten old guard
Urban Meyer is hoping
Ohio State has anger issues
Christian Hackenberg reaffirmed
his pledge to Penn State
. Nick Horvath takes a look at
the good, bad and the ugly
of the Nittany Lions' current situation.
Purdue's Kawann Short
is staying humble
about his preseason hype.
Inexperience can't be an excuse
for Wisconsin's receivers this year. The Badgers look to be
in great shape this year
, Michael Hunt writes.