On Thursday night, the Big Ten's top three running backs will throw on their best suits and stroll down the red carpet for the Home Depot College Football Awards. There, they'll sit patiently and await a single line for the entire night: "I am proud to announce the recipient of the 2014 Doak Walker Award .
about 595 days ago | Josh Moyer | NCF On The Trail
One of college football's most anticipated openers will kick off Saturday night in Houston, with No. 13 LSU taking on No. 14 Wisconsin -- two programs that might reside in different conferences, but share similar philosophies about playing mean-spirited, physical football.
The 2015 NFL draft is nearly a year away and doesn't even have a determined location, so why should you get excited about it? Because the Big Ten could have a breakthrough. ESPN's Mel Kiper has produced lists of top prospects at quarterback, defensive end, running back and defensive tackle.
about 778 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Ohio State Buckeyes
Few preseason prognosticators create as much excitement around their summer picks as Phil Steele. The college football guru packs a tremendous amount of information and research into his preseason magazines.
about 779 days ago | Brian Bennett | Penn State Nittany Lions
Chicago Blackhawks -- One Goal (Away). So close. But congrats to the Kings, a more resilient team. Links time ... Three years after Ohio State's tattoo scandal, former coach Jim Tressel speaks out in the first part of an extensive series by the (Cleveland) Plain Dealer.
about 786 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions
On Wednesday, we outlined some of the possible 1,000-yard rushers in the Big Ten for the 2014 season. Now, we want your take on which guys will join that exclusive club. Nebraska's Ameer Abdullah, Wisconsin's Melvin Gordon, Michigan State's Jeremy Langford, Minnesota's David Cobb, Ohio State's Braxton Miller, Penn State's Zach Zwinak and Northwestern's Venric Mark all have had at least one 1,000-yard season in their careers.
about 790 days ago | Brian Bennett | Penn State Nittany Lions