We're taking snapshots of each position group with each Big Ten team entering the spring. Up next: the defensive lines. Illinois: This is a significant concern for the Illini, especially after the recent departure of Houston Bates, who started last season at the Leo (defensive end/outside linebacker) spot.
about 633 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions
A few questions and answers before Big Ten bowl season kicks off! Remember, follow us on Twitter. Jeff from San Diego writes: As I begin to think about potential future bowl situations, I'm not sure how I feel about the B1G taking over selection.
about 699 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions
More than once this season I watched a Michigan State receiver make a great catch or a long run and thought: poor Andrew Maxwell. Although quarterback Connor Cook deserves a lot of credit for MSU's offensive turnaround, he undoubtedly benefited from a wide receiver corps that cleaned up its act.
about 707 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Ohio State Buckeyes
The Week 11 power rankings begin with a mea culpa. Upon further review, we botched last week's rankings, when we had Minnesota behind both Michigan and Nebraska, largely because of the Gophers' loss to Michigan on Oct.
about 746 days ago | Adam Rittenberg and Brian Bennett | Penn State Nittany Lions