CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

240 results for "christian"

Page of 15
  1. Wildcats offense aims to make waves again

    Adam Rittenberg

    EVANSTON, Ill. -- Two years ago, the Big Ten blog ranked Northwestern's wide receivers and tight ends as the league's best. The Wildcats proceeded to finish 106th and 69th in passing the next two seasons. Whoops. Our prediction clearly missed t...

    Blog | April 11, 2014
  2. Electric Franklin is Penn State's generator

    Adam Rittenberg

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Last Thursday morning, a barefoot James Franklin exited his office and walked -- Franklin's walk is most people's jog -- through the Penn State football lobby. Asked about his footwear situation, Franklin explained he had a s...

    Blog | April 07, 2014
  3. Big Ten Friday mailblog: Miller vs. Pryor

    Adam Rittenberg

    Enjoy the Final Four. And for you Michigan fans out there, enjoy the spring game at the Big House. Don't forget: Twitter! To the inbox ... Kenny from Cincy writes: I was comparing on-the-field accomplishments of the past two Ohio State QBs a...

    Blog | April 04, 2014
  4. 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
  5. Best offensive triple threats: East Division

    Adam Rittenberg

    The best offenses can threaten defenses at the quarterback, running back and wide receiver positions. Brian Bennett on Tuesday examined the triple-threat combinations from the Big Ten's new West Division. Now let's turn our attention to the East D...

    Blog | March 26, 2014
  6. PSU's Franklin aims to build bonds, depth

    Adam Rittenberg

    If you live in State College and haven't shaken James Franklin's hand, high-fived the Penn State coach or snapped a picture with the new leading Lion, you're probably a recluse. Since his Jan. 11 introduction, Franklin has been a man about town, a...

    Blog | March 12, 2014
  7. B1G spring position breakdown: WR/TE

    Adam Rittenberg

    We're taking snapshots of each position group with each Big Ten team entering the spring. The wide receivers and tight ends are up next. Illinois: The Illini are looking for more from this group after losing top target Steve Hull, who exploded lat...

    Blog | February 27, 2014
  8. Spring QB race breakdown: Northwestern

    Adam Rittenberg

    Nine Big Ten programs will feature true quarterback competitions this spring, and we're taking a closer look at the candidates, the circumstances and the stakes of each race. First up: Northwestern. EVANSTON, Ill. -- Northwestern had grown accust...

    Blog | February 27, 2014
  9. Big Ten's top combine performers, Part II

    Adam Rittenberg

    The 2014 NFL scouting combine is all wrapped up, and the countdown to the draft has begun. Monday, we looked at how Big Ten offensive players performed in the key drills. Now it's time to see how the defenders -- linemen, linebackers and defensive ba...

    Blog | February 26, 2014
  10. Spring brings fresh starts around Big Ten

    Adam Rittenberg

    Spring football kicks off earlier than normal in the Big Ten, as Michigan takes the field Tuesday, Northwestern follows Wednesday and eight other squads begin their sessions by March 8. The accelerated schedules seem appropriate in a league filled...

    Blog | February 25, 2014
  11. B1G's top impact true freshmen

    Adam Rittenberg

    The Big Ten's 2014 recruiting classes are signed and sealed -- for the most part, at least. The next question many of you ask is which incoming freshmen or junior-college players will make the biggest immediate impact for the 2014 season. It's alw...

    Blog | February 13, 2014
  12. Recruiting Q&A: PSU's James Franklin

    Adam Rittenberg

    Penn State coach James Franklin has been in the Big Ten for less than a month, but he's already making big news on the recruiting trail. At his introductory news conference Jan. 11, Franklin proclaimed: "We are going to dominate the state. We are goi...

    Blog | February 05, 2014
  13. Breaking down the B1G player rankings

    Adam Rittenberg

    Our postseason Top 25 player countdown concluded earlier today with a familiar name -- Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller -- at the top. What did you think of the rundown? Let us know here and here. Let's dive into the rankings ... BY TEAM ...

    Blog | January 31, 2014
  14. Big Ten needs clarity at quarterback in 2014

    Adam Rittenberg

    The last two seasons have shown that two-quarterback systems can work in the Big Ten. Northwestern recorded 10 wins in 2012 while rotating Kain Colter and Trevor Siemian. Indiana led the Big Ten and ranked ninth nationally in total offense last fa...

    Blog | January 24, 2014
  15. B1G's early entries and their replacements

    Adam Rittenberg

    A record number of underclassmen elected to take the NFL plunge this year, but the Big Ten barely made a splash. Only four Big Ten juniors are entering the draft, continuing a recent downturn after just six left early a year ago. Several stars certai...

    Blog | January 23, 2014
  16. Poll: Most important B1G coordinator hire

    Adam Rittenberg

    The silly season isn't quite over, as several Big Ten coaching vacancies (including at incoming member Rutgers) have yet to be filled. But several teams recently made important coordinator hires to bolster units for the 2014 season. We saw in 2013...

    Blog | January 21, 2014