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 235 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions
A few questions and answers before we get to the weekend. Remember, follow us on Twitter throughout game day for frequent updates. Glen from Elizabeth City, N.C., writes: I am a University of Minnesota alum thrilled about the team's success, but I doubt the Gophers will be able to come close to winning back Paul Bunyan's ax on Saturday.
about 336 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions
I, for one, welcome our new insect overlords. Bo Pelini says he "has an idea" who leaked the audio of his 2011 profanity-laced tirade and hints that he might have something to say about it later today.
about 401 days ago | Brian Bennett | Penn State Nittany Lions