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  1. Badgers' defense ready for expanded attack

    Adam Rittenberg

    MADISON, Wis. -- No team defended Ohio State's offense and star quarterback Braxton Miller better than Wisconsin in 2012. Don't believe me? Ask Buckeyes coach Urban Meyer. He makes it clear that the Badgers caused the most problems for the Big ...

    Blog | September 24, 2013
  2. Video: Northwestern's X factor

    Adam Rittenberg

    Sophomore tight end Dan Vitale will help Northwestern's passing attack create better balance in the offense during the 2013 season...

    Blog | June 17, 2013
  3. Nebraska attack survives without Superman

    Adam Rittenberg

    Late last week, Nebraska offensive coordinator Tim Beck was talking to his wife, Tamara, about one of his favorite subjects: Rex Burkhead. Beck, who directly coached Burkhead as the Huskers' running backs coach from 2008-2010 and called Burkhead's...

    Blog | October 30, 2012
  4. Wildcats' Colter: 'We don't have an identity'

    Adam Rittenberg

    Northwestern used to know exactly what it was on offense. The Wildcats based their spread attack on accurate, dual-threat passers, a precise short-to-midrange throw game, elite slot receivers and a bit of option sprinkled in. They had their proble...

    Blog | October 24, 2012
  5. Boilers hold off Marshall to improve to 3-1

    Adam Rittenberg

    Like most Big Ten teams, Purdue is relieved nonconference play is over. Rakeem Cato and Marshall's high-powered passing attack gave the Boilers' defense all it could handle Saturday at Ross-Ade Stadium, challenging a unit that had looked good thro...

    Blog | September 29, 2012
  6. Lions lose another WR as Kersey departs

    Adam Rittenberg

    Penn State's passing attack is showing life under coach Bill O'Brien, but a familiar question surfaced Tuesday night when reports of another player departure began streaming in: Who will catch the ball for the Nittany Lions this season? It's worth...

    Blog | September 12, 2012
  7. College football -- Big Ten offenses mix the spread and the tradi...

    Adam Rittenberg

    The spread offense has been successful for some Big Ten teams but not everyone has caught on. Offenses in the coming season range between wide-open and traditional attacks.

    Story | Conversation | August 17, 2012
  8. Spartans' Bell to broaden role this season

    Adam Rittenberg

    Le'Veon Bell's surroundings have changed at Michigan State. The quarterback who handed him the ball the past two seasons, Kirk Cousins, is gone. The wide receivers who sparked the passing attack -- B.J. Cunningham, Keshawn Martin and Keith Nichol ...

    Blog | August 10, 2012
  9. Huskers' D-line expects better depth

    Adam Rittenberg

    Led by All-America candidate Jared Crick and a group that boasted 58 career starts, Nebraska's defensive line entered the 2011 season in attack mode. But by the end of the season, the Huskers' front four was simply in survival mode. A torn pectora...

    Blog | August 08, 2012
  10. Brown's exit latest hit for PSU offense

    Adam Rittenberg

    Penn State started 8-1 in 2011 because of a ferocious defense. The Lions rotated quarterbacks, failed to generate much of a passing attack and got a bunch of yards but not many touchdowns from Silas Redd. They won four games without scoring more t...

    Blog | August 04, 2012
  11. UW players in fight days before Ball attack

    Adam Rittenberg

    Was Wisconsin star Montee Ball the victim of a completely random attack? There's still no definitive answer, but new information suggests he wasn't. Madison police announced Saturday that several Wisconsin players were involved in a fight that too...

    Blog | August 04, 2012
  12. Wisconsin Badgers RB Montee Ball victim of 'unprovoked attack'

    Adam Rittenberg

    Wisconsin senior running back Montee Ball was the victim of what police are calling an "unprovoked assault" early Wednesday in Madison, Wis.

    Story | Conversation | August 01, 2012
  13. Al Borges adjusts with Michigan Wolverines

    Adam Rittenberg

    Al Borges, known for applying drastic changes to the offenses he inherits, has found common ground with Michigan quarterback Denard Robinson.

    Story | Conversation | December 28, 2011
  14. Final: Ohio State 34, Indiana 20

    Adam Rittenberg

    The game didn't go as many had planned, but Ohio State got the result it needed to stay alive in the Leaders Division race. Ohio State overcame a pesky Indiana squad 34-20 after truly committing to the rushing attack in the second half. After some...

    Blog | November 05, 2011
  15. Purdue's offense beginning to evolve

    Adam Rittenberg

    It was hard to watch Purdue's offense in 2010. Ravaged by injuries at key positions, particularly quarterback, the Boilers were reduced to a one-dimensional attack that ranked last in the Big Ten in scoring (19.7 ppg), passing (150.8 ypg) and tota...

    Blog | October 25, 2011
  16. Big Ten lunch links

    Adam Rittenberg

    The links begin with GREAT news as former Iowa safety Brett Greenwood has emerged from a coma and is reportedly walking, talking and asking where he can watch football games this weekend. Greenwood suffered a heart attack Sept. 9 and was in a medical...

    Blog | October 14, 2011