Thirty Big Ten players heard their names called during the 2014 NFL draft, but many others received phone calls immediately after the event. The undrafted free-agent carousel is spinning, and players from around the Big Ten are hopping aboard.
about 200 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions
There's highs, there's lows, the roller coaster is out of control. Michigan State linebacker Max Bullough may have a nose for the football, but he can't actually smell anything since he was born without that sense.
about 414 days ago | Austin Ward | Penn State Nittany Lions
Five lessons from four games in Week 5. Got that? Let's go ... 1. Ohio State's young defense is growing up: Lost amid the Braxton Miller-Kenny Guiton debate this week was the fact a mostly young Ohio State defense with only one returning starter in the front seven would be put to the test by Melvin Gordon, James White and the formidable Wisconsin run game.
about 425 days ago | Adam Rittenberg and Brian Bennett | Ohio State Buckeyes
Ten items to track around Big Ten football in Week 2: 1. House party: If the second night game at Michigan Stadium is anything like the first, we'll all be thrilled (well, except for those Notre Dame folks).
about 449 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions
We went a combined 23-1 in our first week of predictions, so let's see if we can keep that robust pace going. And how will our Week 2 guest picker fare? Let's get to it: Eastern Michigan at Penn State Brian Bennett: Not much to see here, as Eastern Michigan has long been a Big Ten sacrificial lamb.
about 449 days ago | Brian Bennett and Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions
Every Monday or Tuesday, I'll take a look back at our Big Ten predictions and poke fun at Brian, our guest picker and myself. Unfortunately, Brian is the big winner after Week 1, going a perfect 12-0 in picks to lead me by a game.
about 451 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions
After several mostly speculative versions of the Big Ten power rankings, we finally had a chance to evaluate these teams in games. The Week 1 competition mostly wasn't great, and the Big Ten's overall performance left something to be desired.
about 451 days ago | Adam Rittenberg and Brian Bennett | Penn State Nittany Lions
I labored to put these links together. Get it? Get it? Enjoy the holiday. The Big Ten had an underwehlming Week 1 showing, Scott Dochterman writes. Tom Dienhart recaps Week 1 here and here and updates his B1G power rankings.
about 452 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions
Every Sunday around this time, we'll recap five lessons from the week that was in Big Ten football. Pencils ready? Class is in session ... 1. Big Ten quarterback mysteries partially solved: Week 1 provided some clues about the Big Ten's cloudy quarterback picture, but a few mysteries remain.
about 453 days ago | Adam Rittenberg and Brian Bennett | Penn State Nittany Lions