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Wednesday, October 17, 2012
Big Ten lunchtime links
By Brian Bennett
We got binders full of links ...
won't run away from what it is
offensively versus Michigan State. Denard Robinson is
settling into a groove
. Al Borges says Thomas Rawls has earned
the right to play more
at running back.
Mark Dantonio says
the media has goaded him
into sometimes controversial comments about Michigan. Adversity and a rival game might be what
the Spartans need right now
. MSU athletic director Mark Hollis says he wants the rivalry with Michigan to be
based on mutual respect
Nebraska's Kenny Bell and Northwestern's Kain Colter have been
close friends since kindergarten
. The Huskers' defense is preparing for an offense that will attack them
in all of its weak spots
will start at left tackle
for Wisconsin with Ricky Wagner not expected to play. The fall may
still belong to Montee Ball
Kevin Wilson doesn't want
Indiana to feel satisfied
about just coming close to winning.
taking a wait-and-see approach
on Mark Weisman. Louis Trinca-Pasat
leaned on his family
during his tough early times at Iowa.
dumbed down its schedules
because, as athletic director Norwood Teague says, it has "a lot of room to make up." Several
Gophers are banged up
heading into the Wisconsin game.
running game has taken off
, thanks in large part to the offensive line. The Buckeyes are missing their traditionally
strong play at middle linebacker
Penn State got a
commitment from a running back
in the D.C. area. Bill O'Brien
won't discipline Curtis Dukes
for saying he wants more playing time. The football program
is enjoying some normalcy
, at long last.
isn't pushing the panic button
at Purdue. The Boilers' defense
has been getting bulldozed
Former Nebraska offensive lineman
Ryan Klachko is retiring
before ever playing a game for Illinois because of concussions.
Getting up close
with Northwestern defensive lineman Tyler Scott.