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  1. Gunman gets 18-30 years for slaying of Eastern Michigan's Demariu...

    A man who confessed to robbing and killing Eastern Michigan University wide receiver Demarius Reed has been sentenced to 18 to 30 years in prison.

    Story | Conversation | August 12, 2014
  2. 2014 Big Ten media days roundtable

    Adam Rittenberg, Josh Moyer, Mitch Sherman and Austin Ward

    CHICAGO -- Big Ten media days are in the books and the countdown to the 2014 season can officially begin. It was a mostly uneventful session at the Hilton Chicago, despite the presence of stars such as Braxton Miller, Melvin Gordon, Ameer Abdullah an...

    Blog | July 29, 2014
  3. Abdullah shares message at luncheon

    Mitch Sherman

    CHICAGO -- Ameer Abdullah recounted a story of how he returned home to Alabama this summer, stunned to learn that a friend since childhood had flunked out of college, addicted to drugs, and another had been sentenced to 25 years in prison. The to...

    Blog | July 29, 2014
  4. B1G coaches see playoff as equalizer

    Adam Rittenberg

    CHICAGO -- The preseason primping in college football is over. The beauty contest has been canceled. If the playoff selection committee does its job, nothing that is said, written or ranked between now and early October will matter. And that's a v...

    Blog | July 29, 2014
  5. Polling the B1G: Best defensive player

    Josh Moyer

    CHICAGO -- With some of the Big Ten's best all gathered in one place for media days, it seemed only natural to poll the players about the best and brightest athletes in the conference. So on Tuesday morning, five offensive players and five defensi...

    Blog | July 29, 2014
  6. Polling the B1G: Best offensive player

    Josh Moyer

    CHICAGO -- With some of the Big Ten's best all gathered in one place for media days, it seemed only natural to poll the players about the best and brightest athletes in the conference. So, on Tuesday morning, five offensive players and five defens...

    Blog | July 29, 2014
  7. Stefon Diggs starving to return to action

    Austin Ward

    CHICAGO -- The extended, torturous offseason still had months to go, but Stefon Diggs just wanted a taste of action. The Maryland Terrapins wide receiver wasn't fully cleared to participate in the spring game as he continued his rehabilitation fro...

    Blog | July 29, 2014
  8. B1G coaches push recruiting changes

    Adam Rittenberg

    CHICAGO -- Nebraska Cornhuskers coach Bo Pelini caused a stir last month when he brought up the idea of eliminating national signing day altogether. Several coaches in the Big 12 and Pac-12 told ESPN.com last week that they liked Pelini's proposal...

    Blog | July 29, 2014
  9. Penn State trying not to get bowl hopes up

    Josh Moyer

    CHICAGO -- Penn State tailback Bill Belton folded his hands under the table and shifted in his seat. He didn't want to answer the question; he didn't even want to think about it. How would you guys react, hypothetically, if you're eligible for a b...

    Blog | July 29, 2014
  10. Big Ten media days: Day 2 preview

    ESPN.com staff

    Brian Bennett previews Day 2 of Big Ten football media days in Chicago, which includes Ameer Abdullah's speech at the kickoff luncheon....

    Blog | July 29, 2014
  11. NCAA settles head-injury lawsuit, to create $70 million fund

    The NCAA agreed Tuesday to settle a class-action head-injury lawsuit by creating a $70 million fund to diagnose thousands of current and former athletes to determine if they suffered brain trauma playing football, hockey, soccer and other contact sports.

    Story | Conversation | July 29, 2014
  12. Jim Delany stays the course on media day

    Brian Bennett

    CHICAGO -- Unlike some of his counterparts from other leagues -- and unlike some of his own previous years here -- Big Ten commissioner Jim Delany didn't seem interested in making major headlines during his address to close out media day. Then aga...

    Blog | July 28, 2014
  13. B1G media days: Best of Day 1

    Austin Ward, Mitch Sherman and Josh Moyer

    CHICAGO -- The season has unofficially started in the Big Ten. Coaches are talking about the importance of taking it one game at a time while chasing a conference title. Players have busted out their finest suits and are raving about how difficult...

    Blog | July 28, 2014
  14. Braxton Miller of Ohio State Buckeyes already throwing football a...

    Austin Ward

    Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller was supposed to ease his way back into throwing the football as he progressed through his rehabilitation from offseason shoulder surgery, picking up a tennis ball first. That lasted just one day.

    Story | Conversation | July 28, 2014
  15. Rutgers embracing difficult B1G slate

    Josh Moyer

    CHICAGO -- Rutgers fans probably aren't too happy about their team's conference schedule, and you couldn't blame the players, either, if they were a little irked about receiving the 20th-most difficult slate in the nation. But the Scarlet Knights ...

    Blog | July 28, 2014
  16. Best of James Franklin at B1G media days

    Matt Fortuna

    CHICAGO - Fittingly, the Big Ten put its two most talked about coaches back to back during Day 1 of media days. First came Urban Meyer and then James Franklin, who addressed a number of topics during his first go-round here in the Windy City: ...

    Blog | July 28, 2014