The NFL draft might not have reflected it, but the Big Ten lost several decorated defensive leaders this year. Spring practice marked a torch-passing around the league, particularly at the linebacker position, as players moved from supporting roles to the spotlight.
about 317 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions
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 387 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions
Paramus (N.J.) Catholic defensive end Terrence Harris has never visited Iowa. No big deal, he says. Harris became the 11th commitment of the Hawkeyes' 2014 class Tuesday. "Tradition and the staff," are the reasons he pledged to Iowa, Harris wrote in a text message.
about 619 days ago | Jared Shanker | NCF On The Trail