The NFL scouting combine -- also known as the world's most dissected job interview session -- began Wednesday in Indianapolis, and workouts begin Saturday. The hopefuls include 36 players from Big Ten schools, 38 if you count Maryland and Rutgers.
about 884 days ago | Brian Bennett | Penn State Nittany Lions
The official invite list for the 2014 NFL combine is out, and 36 Big Ten players will try to impress pro scouts during workouts in Indianapolis from Feb. 22-25. In case you were wondering, that's fourth most among conferences behind the SEC (71 invitees), the ACC (48) and the Pac-12 (45).
about 897 days ago | Brian Bennett | Penn State Nittany Lions
The Ultimate ESPN 300 is RecruitingNation's ranking of the best prospects since we began evaluating high school athletes in 2006. Here are five players who exceeded expectations: QB Robert Griffin III (Baylor): Schools and evaluators missed on Griffin because they were quick to classify him as an athlete because he was an elite hurdler.
about 906 days ago | RecruitingNation | NCF On The Trail
The North team lost 20-10 to the South in the Senior Bowl on Saturday, but it was still a good day for many Big Ten draft hopefuls. Wisconsin seniors in particular grabbed the spotlight in Mobile, Ala.
about 908 days ago | Brian Bennett | Penn State Nittany Lions
The Big Ten is off to a rocky start in the postseason. Our predictions are faring slightly better, but there are five games to go. We made our picks for the first two Big Ten bowls last week and both went 1-1.
about 935 days ago | Adam Rittenberg and Brian Bennett | Ohio State Buckeyes
If you thought the Hollywood awards season lasted a long time, well, it has nothing on college football. There's now an endless number of individual trophies, many sponsored by city sports commissions or other groups who want to be associated with college football.
about 947 days ago | Brian Bennett | Penn State Nittany Lions
The Big Ten appears to be a better league than it was in 2012, but it's still lacking star power, according to the American Football Coaches Association. Only one Big Ten player -- Michigan State senior cornerback Darqueze Dennard -- appears on the AFCA All-American team released on Wednesday.
about 948 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Ohio State Buckeyes
Bowl season is just around the corner, and all-star season is just beyond the bowls. Invitations for several pre-draft events have gone out to seniors around the Big Ten. This is not a final list, just an early rundown to give you an idea of who is going where to showcase their skills in front of the NFL folks.
about 950 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Michigan Wolverines