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  1. Big Ten Tuesday mailblog

    Adam Rittenberg

    You ask, I attempt to answer. I ask, you follow us on Twitter. Deal? Good. To the inbox ... Lance from Greensboro, N.C., writes: Your answer to Rajiv highlights the problems with the so-called "playoff". If all five power conference champions r...

    Blog | May 27, 2014
  2. Big Ten lunch links

    Adam Rittenberg

    Back to business. Ohio State confirms reserve DE Jamal Marcus will transfer. Ohio State stops monitoring its athletes on social media. A really good look at James Franklin's (micro)management style from Paul Myerberg. Former Penn State LB Shane...

    Blog | May 27, 2014
  3. A look at the B1G's free-agent signings

    Adam Rittenberg

    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. Unl...

    Blog | May 12, 2014
  4. Breaking down the B1G's draft performance

    Adam Rittenberg

    The biggest non-game on the American sporting calendar is all done, as the 2014 NFL draft wrapped up Saturday afternoon in New York. After arguably its worst draft in the modern era in 2013, the Big Ten performed better this year with 30 picks. Still...

    Blog | May 12, 2014
  5. Northwestern bears down for takeaways

    Adam Rittenberg

    EVANSTON, Ill. -- Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald knows football fans in Chicago spend their Sundays watching a defense fixated on takeaways. As a Chicago Bears fan, he's one of those people. Fitzgerald hopes the same folks see the same thing on...

    Blog | September 18, 2013
  6. Illini ride wave of momentum to Chicago

    Adam Rittenberg

    Football and marketing both rely on timing, and Illinois hopes its surprising on-field success in the first two games fuels a different type of blitz this weekend in Chicago. For the first time in nearly two decades, Illinois will host a football ...

    Blog | September 10, 2013
  7. Big Ten lunch links

    Adam Rittenberg

    Your Big Ten spring meetings version ... Future football schedules likely will be a hot topic at Big Ten meetings. So will bowl games, Lee Barfknecht writes. Nebraska coach Bo Pelini has been tough on player conduct, so how will he handle Alex ...

    Blog | May 14, 2013
  8. Big Ten Friday mailblog

    Adam Rittenberg

    Wishing you a great weekend. We'll have a Senior Bowl wrap-up and any big recruiting updates on Monday. Rick from Adel, Ga., writes: Hello Adam,I have 2 questions. First question, With the NCAA investigating itself for internal problems, will that...

    Blog | January 25, 2013
  9. Reports: Purdue hires John Shoop as OC

    Adam Rittenberg

    As a Chicago Bears fan, my fingers are trembling as I type this ... According to reports, Purdue has hired John Shoop as its new offensive coordinator. FootballScoop.com first reported Shoop's hiring, and the Big Ten Network also is reporting i...

    Blog | January 24, 2013
  10. Clarifying the Big Ten's Super Bowl streaks

    Adam Rittenberg

    Nebraska fans and Purdue fans might not like this post, but here goes ... Several Husker and Boiler backers tweeted me or sent me links showing that their programs boast the longest streaks of former players reaching the Super Bowl. Nebraska leads...

    Blog | January 24, 2013
  11. Big Ten lunch links

    Adam Rittenberg

    I'm sorry but you know I have two weakness: children cursing and old people rapping! In case you missed it, 13 Penn State trustees tell The New York Times about the difficult decision to fire Joe Paterno. The trustees shouldn't have to defend the...

    Blog | January 19, 2012
  12. B1G brother is watching coaches' conduct

    Adam Rittenberg

    Big Ten football coaches are immersed in recruiting these days, but they should pay attention to a recent incident on the hardwood. It involved Iowa men's basketball coach Fran McCaffery and a chair. Some are calling it the Fran Slam. For those...

    Blog | January 17, 2012
  13. Updated list of Big Ten UFA signings

    Adam Rittenberg

    As promised, here is an updated list of undrafted Big Ten players who have now found homes with NFL teams. Players not included on the original list appear in bold. ILLINOIS CB Travon Bellamy, St. Louis Rams WR Jarred Fayson: New Orleans ...

    Blog | July 27, 2011
  14. Early Big Ten-NFL free agent roundup

    Adam Rittenberg

    The wait is finally over for Big Ten players not selected in April's NFL draft. Free agent deals are finally taking place during a whirlwind week in the post-lockout NFL. We'll have additional updates as the day goes on, but here's a look at wh...

    Blog | July 26, 2011
  15. Big Ten lunch links

    Adam Rittenberg

    Happy St. Patrick's Day (and start of NCAA tournament day)! It's great to be back at work. Ohio State coach Jim Tressel apologizes to a group of fans. Wisconsin begins its 2012 recruiting with a big-splash commitment. Tom Oates ponders whether ...

    Blog | March 17, 2011
  16. Key things to know about Wrigley game

    Adam Rittenberg

    CHICAGO -- Northwestern finally made it official today and announced it will face rival Illinois this fall at Wrigley Field. The teams will meet Nov. 20 (ESPN or ESPN2, noon ET) in the first football game at the Friendly Confines since the Chicago Be...

    Blog | April 23, 2010