Print without images
Thursday, November 15, 2012
Big Ten lunchtime links
By Brian Bennett
Puppy ... in a cup ...
High-energy, always-talking defensive end Eric Martin has put together
a big senior season for Nebraska
top defensive line recruits
could end up in Lincoln.
Ohio State finally has
its ideal linebacker lineup
, and it only took 12 weeks. Travis Howard and Bradley Roby have
emerged as defensive leaders
for the Buckeyes.
Glenn Carson doesn't get anywhere near the attention of Gerald Hodges and Michael Mauti, but
Penn State's "other" linebacker
is flourishing, too. Nebraska stores are selling
T-shirts claiming karma
for the controversial fumble call last week.
Zach Zwinak is shining
as the Lions' top ball-carrier.
Purdue's Landon Feichter
deserves a scholarship
with the way he has played. Kawann Short is
heading to the Senior Bowl
Wisconsin's Curt Phillips took
some lessons from his first start
Devin Smith's healthy return
has been a big key for the Badgers' defense.
needed a cavalcade of centers
this season. Here's a good story about how Keanon Cooper
responded to the death
of former roommate Gary Tinsley in the offseason.
has found a home
on the Indiana defense.
has shifted its depth chart
in a search for answers. Say this about James Vandenberg: he has
shown poise off the field
while handling his on-the-field struggles.
might come in for a play
even if he's not healthy enough to start on Senior Day. The Michigan seniors are
finishing off a roller-coaster ride
Michigan State plans to have
six linebackers ready to face
Northwestern's option attack. Andrew Maxwell's quarterbacks coach says
he has gotten a bad rap
Kain Colter is
toughing it out through injuries
for the Wildcats.
A writer calls for
Tim Beckman to be fired
... after 10 games?