It's OK, these links don't bite. More on the Big Ten presidents' list of athlete welfare reforms here and here. A good piece from the Chicago Tribune on how Big Ten schools could afford to pay their athletes.
about 249 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions
We have recruiting, transfers, injury updates, playbook kerfluffles and much more in Friday's edition of the lunch links. Hope you all have a great day and a great weekend. LSU offensive lineman Fehoko Fanaika is pretty versatile off the field, with a passion for music and ability to play guitar, piano, trumpet and ukulele.
about 254 days ago | Sam Khan Jr. | Texas A&M Aggies
Welcome to the Friday mailbag. At the very least, reading it informs you which day of the week it is. You can follow the Pac-12 blog on Twitter. And you can follow my personal Twitter account, which is updated when I'm procrastinating -- which is, like, constantly -- by clicking here.
Quiet days of May... Big Ten commissioner Jim Delany and the Pac-12's Larry Scott discuss the NCAA's autonomy model for five major conferences. Charting the dream recruits for every Big Ten program in the class of 2015, according to Bleacher Report.
about 283 days ago | Mitch Sherman | Penn State Nittany Lions
We continue our day-by-day snapshots of each Pac-12 team heading into the 2013 season in reverse alphabetical order with the Washington Huskies. Washington Coach: Steve Sarkisian (26-25 overall, 19-17 Pac-12) 2012 record: 7-6, 5-4 (Fourth in North Division) Key losses: CB Desmond Trufant, DB Justin Glenn, DE Talia Crichton, C Drew Schaefer, Key returnees: QB Keith Price, RB Bishop Sankey, WR Kasen Williams, TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins, DB Sean Parker, LB John Timu, DE Josh Shirley, LB Shaq Thompson.
about 571 days ago | Ted Miller | Washington Huskies
SEATTLE -- This is the year. Washington coach Steve Sarkisian is preparing for his fifth season with the Huskies and, after three straight bowl appearances, 2013 seems to be the season where the program is expected to take the next step.
about 704 days ago | Mason Kelley | Washington Huskies