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  1. Oklahoma Sooners Eric Striker, Duke Blue Devils, Penn State Nitta...

    Adam Rittenberg

    Tweener linebackers, like Sooners standout Erik Striker, are all the rage as coaches look to find ways to stop the spread.

    Story | Conversation | September 25, 2014
  2. Season report card: Iowa

    Adam Rittenberg

    The regular season is all wrapped up, and we're passing out grades to each Big Ten team for offense, defense, special teams and overall performance. Iowa didn't post its 2012 report card on the refrigerator but can feel much better about its marks th...

    Blog | December 27, 2013
  3. Season report card: Northwestern

    Adam Rittenberg

    Final exams are either ongoing or all wrapped up around the Big Ten. We're passing out grades, too, for each team's regular-season performance. Each team receives a grade for offense, defense, special teams and overall play. Up next: Northweste...

    Blog | December 18, 2013
  4. UW's Frederick saves B1G from historic low

    Adam Rittenberg

    Wisconsin offensive lineman Travis Frederick shouldn't be surprised if he receives a Christmas card this year from the Delany family. Big Ten commissioner Jim Delany breathed a sigh of relief late Thursday night as the Dallas Cowboys selected Fred...

    Blog | April 26, 2013
  5. Devin Gardner gains mental edge

    Adam Rittenberg

    ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- When Michigan quarterback Devin Gardner compiled his goals card for spring practice, he wrote down two words: no limitations. After a winter to prepare as the Wolverines' starter, Gardner wanted offensive coordinator Al Borges ...

    Blog | April 04, 2013
  6. B1G's year-end report card, 2012 outlook

    Adam Rittenberg

    Another losing bowl season cost the Big Ten in the final ESPN.com Stats & Info conference power rankings. The Big Ten finished fourth, just behind the Pac-12 and trailing the SEC and Big 12 by sizable margins. Not surprisingly, the SEC finishe...

    Blog | January 10, 2012
  7. Season report card: Illinois

    Adam Rittenberg

    The season report card series wraps up with the Illinois Fighting Illini. Time to pass out grades. OFFENSE: D- The unit was an utter failure in the final six games, not scoring a point in a half of each contest. The downward spiral began with a...

    Blog | December 27, 2011
  8. Season report card: Ohio State

    Adam Rittenberg

    It's time to pass out grades for the Ohio State Buckeyes. OFFENSE: D Uncertainty surrounded the unit heading into the season after the departure of starting quarterback Terrelle Pryor and the suspensions of three other starters. But the Buckeye...

    Blog | December 26, 2011
  9. Season report card: Northwestern

    Adam Rittenberg

    It's time to pass out grades for the Northwestern Wildcats. OFFENSE: B+ If you're looking for reasons why Northwestern fell short of preseason expectations, don't blame this unit. The offense did its part, finishing second in the league in yard...

    Blog | December 23, 2011
  10. Big Ten lunch links

    Adam Rittenberg

    That's how Craigslist works. Total strangers sell you things like signed vintage baseball cards that make your father-in-law respect you for an afternoon. In case you missed it, Wisconsin offensive coordinator Paul Chryst is headed to Pitt. If ...

    Blog | December 22, 2011
  11. Season report card: Wisconsin

    Adam Rittenberg

    It's time to pass out season grades for the 2011 Big Ten champion Wisconsin Badgers. OFFENSE: A The record-setting 2010 Badgers offense left a tough act to follow, but this year's unit maintained the production and added elements Wisconsin hasn...

    Blog | December 22, 2011
  12. Season report card: Purdue

    Adam Rittenberg

    It's time to pass out season grades for the Purdue Boilers. OFFENSE: C After major injuries ravaged the offensive depth chart in 2010, Purdue found greater consistency this season but didn't put up many "wow" numbers. The Boilers ranked in the ...

    Blog | December 20, 2011
  13. Season report card: Michigan

    Adam Rittenberg

    It's time to pass out grades for the Michigan Wolverines. OFFENSE: B Michigan returned the core pieces from a record-setting offensive unit but also welcomed a new coordinator (Al Borges) with a new system. It resulted in a unit that took some ...

    Blog | December 19, 2011
  14. Season report card: Nebraska

    Adam Rittenberg

    It's time to pass out season grades for the Nebraska Cornhuskers. Just as a reminder, the overall grade isn't an average of the three categories as I put more a bit more weight on offense and defense than special teams. OFFENSE: B+ Rex Burkhead...

    Blog | December 19, 2011
  15. Season report card: Penn State

    Adam Rittenberg

    The grading continues today as it's time to distribute Penn State's season report card. OFFENSE: D+ The unit slogged along for most of the season, and Penn State won nine games largely in spite of its offense. Penn State used a confounding quar...

    Blog | December 16, 2011
  16. Season report card: Iowa

    Adam Rittenberg

    It's time to pass out season grades for the Iowa Hawkeyes. OFFENSE: B Iowa leaned heavily on its offense for much of the season and received tremendous production at home until the final Kinnick Stadium contest against Michigan State. The Hawke...

    Blog | December 16, 2011