We're taking snapshots of each position group with each Big Ten team entering the spring. Up next: the linebackers. Illinois: The Illini lose an All-Big Ten player in Jonathan Brown but still have decent overall depth at linebacker.
about 145 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions
One week until Christmas. My early gift to you all: this mailbag. Grant from San Francisco writes: I couldn't be happier about the news that Mark Dantonio and Pat Narduzzi are apparently staying in East Lansing, and with Dantonio's desire to turn the MSU coaching job into a destination position as Tom Izzo has done with the basketball coaching job.
about 222 days ago | Brian Bennett | Ohio State Buckeyes
We have true separation in the Big Ten, and not just with Ohio State at the No. 1 spot. Although the Buckeyes remain the league's kingpin, both Wisconsin and Michigan State also belong in the Big Ten's upper crust.
about 267 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions
Recognizing the best and the brightest around the Big Ten in Week 10: Michigan State LBs Ed Davis and Denicos Allen, and DE Shilique Calhoun: We could have given a sticker to the entire Spartans defense after its 29-6 dismantling of Michigan.
about 268 days ago | Adam Rittenberg and Brian Bennett | Penn State Nittany Lions