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  1. Can B1G be a coaching destination again?

    Adam Rittenberg

    The motion W on Paul Chryst's hat and sweatshirt next fall won't stand for wandering eye. For that, Wisconsin fans can breath a sigh of relief. It's humbling for a fan base to see a coach voluntarily leave its program. It's especially humbling to ...

    Blog | December 17, 2014
  2. End of Penn State bowl ban: What it means

    Adam Rittenberg

    Penn State football has paid its penance, and the NCAA's executive committee on Monday lifted a bowl ban on the program and will return the full complement of 85 scholarships by 2015-16. So what does it all mean? Read on. Penn State is re...

    Blog | September 08, 2014
  3. Fast start would mean sunny days for B1G

    Adam Rittenberg

    Few would describe Jim Delany as Mr. Sunshine, but the Big Ten commissioner spread some of it as a new season dawns and, with it, the playoff era in college football. "It's what I would describe as a fresh start," Delany told ESPN.com on Monday mo...

    Blog | August 25, 2014
  4. Best case/Worst case: Illinois

    Adam Rittenberg

    We are a week away from football, and as the season preview winds down, we are taking a look at the best-case and worst-case scenarios for each Big Ten team in 2014. As a reminder, these aren't actual predictions or even projections of probable ou...

    Blog | August 21, 2014
  5. Penn State Nittany Lions season preview

    Adam Rittenberg

    Previewing the 2014 season for the Penn State Nittany Lions. 2013 overall record: 7-5 (4-4 Big Ten) Key returnees: Christian Hackenberg, QB; Bill Belton, RB; Zach Zwinak, RB; Donovan Smith, OT; Jesse James, TE; Deion Barnes, DE; ...

    Blog | August 18, 2014
  6. Illini hope transfer trail leads to wins

    Adam Rittenberg

    Illinois isn't trying to be Kansas State. The Illini would love to replicate K-State's on-field results, but their recent influx of junior college players isn't an effort to model what Bill Snyder has done in the Little Apple. It boils down to bas...

    Blog | August 15, 2014
  7. B1G media days attendees: East Division

    Adam Rittenberg

    Big Ten media days are less than a week away. Can you feel the excitement? You know enough about the coaches in attendance, but it's time to take a closer look at the players coming to Chicago. Here's the full list, but we'll begin with the East D...

    Blog | July 23, 2014
  8. The B1G's most underrated position group

    Adam Rittenberg

    It goes against the offensive lineman's credo to crave attention. Despite his size, he would rather go undetected, often a strong indicator that he's doing his job well. Indiana's offensive linemen are no exception. They don't seek out the spotlig...

    Blog | June 26, 2014
  9. Big Ten Friday mailblog

    Adam Rittenberg

    I'm off next week, so the next mailblog comes at you June 24. Have a great weekend. Follow us on Twitter and send us questions there. Michael from New York writes: Regarding the Penn State/Georgia State camp; If the SEC relaxes their rules on t...

    Blog | June 13, 2014
  10. Predicting the 2014 B1G 1,000-yard rushers

    Adam Rittenberg

    Most would agree New Year's Day bowl games don't mean what they used to. You could say the same thing about rushing for 1,000 yards. There are more games and more plays in the sport today, and it's hardly uncommon for a player to reach four digits on...

    Blog | May 28, 2014
  11. B1G approves 8-member officiating crews

    Adam Rittenberg

    Big Ten athletic directors this week approved the increase of football officiating crews from seven members to eight for all home games beginning with the 2014 season. A center judge, who will line up in the offensive backfield opposite the head refe...

    Blog | May 15, 2014
  12. Examining the Big Ten's recruiting costs

    Adam Rittenberg

    The Big Ten is rich and getting richer in the coming years. So how is the investment translating with football programs? Not surprisingly, recruiting expenses are on the rise throughout the league. The (Cedar Rapids) Gazette's Scott Dochterman rec...

    Blog | April 30, 2014
  13. Q&A: Illinois coach Tim Beckman

    Adam Rittenberg

    CHICAGO -- Illinois hopes Deion Sanders was right when he famously stated, "If you look good, you feel good. If you feel good, you play good." The Illini unveiled their new look this week, part of a rebrand with Nike for all the school's athletic ...

    Blog | April 17, 2014
  14. Big Ten spring notebook: West Division

    Adam Rittenberg

    The head coaches from the new Big Ten West Division, along with a player from each team, addressed reporters today on a teleconference. The East Division coaches and players will follow Thursday. To the notebook: WISCONSIN Coach Gary Anders...

    Blog | April 09, 2014
  15. Phase 2 begins for PSU's Hackenberg

    Adam Rittenberg

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- The young and curious are approaching Christian Hackenberg more often these days, peppering the Penn State quarterback with questions about game speed and other topics. It will slow down, Hackenberg tells his teammates. Just ...

    Blog | April 03, 2014
  16. Illini's Allison no longer playing catch-up

    Adam Rittenberg

    CHICAGO -- It's easy to spot Geronimo Allison on the football field, and not just because of the green no-contact jersey he has been sporting this spring at Illinois. At 6-foot-3 and wiry, Allison fits the mold of an outside receiver. He has good ...

    Blog | March 20, 2014