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 367 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions
Offensive guard Ryan Watson (Olney, Md./Our Lady of Good Counsel) has verbally committed to Purdue, multiple sources report. Watson also had offers from Duke, Georgia Tech, Illinois, Marshall, Maryland, Michigan State, Michigan, Mississippi State, North Carolina State, Penn State, Pittsburgh, Rutgers, Stanford Syracuse, UCF, Virginia and Wisconsin.