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News and notes from Illinois' first practice.
Indiana cornerback Andre Kates will transfer out of the program (subscription required).
Marvin McNutt almost left Iowa a couple of times, but now he's going to leave with a degree and quite possibly some school records.
Kirk Herbstreit had nice things to say about Brady Hoke.
The Big Ten Network has been a boon to Michigan State and everybody else; the Spartans have balanced their budgets three straight years after some tough times.
Dan Persa's Heisman campaign got help from a company in Columbus.
Purdue says its new uniforms give it a new identity.