Big Ten: John Jakubik
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- Fullback/tight end Zach Becker soldiers on for Illinois despite countless issues with his feet.
- Indiana's defense is trying to get back into attack mode (subscription required).
- Running back Damon Bullock will be under the spotlight at Iowa practice after Jordan Canzeri's injury.
- Michigan's Blake Countess is being held to a high standard as a sophomore. Al Borges talks about his philosophy of player development.
- Walk-on John Jakubik is making an impact at receiver this spring at Michigan State.
- Minnesota set aside its weekend practice as it mourned the loss of Gary Tinsley.
- Bo Pelini praised Taylor Martinez after Nebraska's Saturday scrimmage. A new look for the Huskers could restore the program's long reach. Sean Fisher is looking to make an impact at linebacker.
- Tony Jones says he's the fastest guy on Northwestern's team, and now he's looking to make up for a lost season.
- Excitement is building at Ohio State as players start to learn the spread offense.
- Penn State center Matt Stankiewich says the Nittany Lions are full of enthusiasm and energy this spring. The Penn State playbook is no longer simple.
- Purdue quarterbacks are trying out wearing gloves this spring, while a couple of cornerbacks are thinking pink.
- Georgia's president says the Big Ten and Pac-12 shouldn't get special treatment for the Rose Bowl in any playoff plan.