We're taking snapshots of each position group with every Big Ten team entering the spring. Up next: the defensive backs. Illinois: The secondary returns mostly intact from 2013, as Illinois returns starters at both cornerback spots (V'Angelo Bentley and Eaton Spence), as well as Zane Petty, who started the final seven games at free safety.
about 8 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions
The Michigan offense spent most of this season trying to figure out its identity. It has returning pieces next year, but there are still a lot of question marks out there. Here are the defensive players that the Wolverines will definitely face this upcoming season who could prove to be the biggest threats.
about 45 days ago | Chantel Jennings | Michigan Wolverines
Recognizing the best and the brightest around the Big Ten during rivalry weekend: Iowa LBs James Morris, Christian Kirksey and Anthony Hitchens: The Hawkeyes' starting linebackers have played huge roles in the team's turnaround this season, and they showed why on Black Friday against Nebraska.
about 103 days ago | Adam Rittenberg and Brian Bennett | Penn State Nittany Lions
The most perfect moment of my week occurred at 1:38 a.m. Thursday, as we welcomed our son into the world. It's the greatest feeling the world, as you parents out there know. Even an 0-4 showing in the Big Ten picks wouldn't have wiped the smile off my face.
about 151 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions