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  1. Fitzgerald breaks silence on union debate

    Adam Rittenberg

    Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald is finally speaking up about the Wildcats' potential player union. So are several senior leaders. Their message: a union is not the answer. As Northwestern's April 25 union vote approaches, the debate within th...

    Blog | April 05, 2014
  2. Big Ten Tuesday mailblog

    Adam Rittenberg

    It's brackets week around the sporting world, but the Big Ten football mail never stops. Don't forget to follow us on Twitter. What's on your mind today? Harry from Washington D.C., writes: Adam, please settle a debate that I've been having wit...

    Blog | March 18, 2014
  3. Big Ten lunch links

    Adam Rittenberg

    A gold medal-winning version of the links. Ohio State's Braxton Miller likely will be limited this spring after shoulder surgery Friday. Former Northwestern stars support the school in the unionization debate. Northwestern might be taking its c...

    Blog | February 21, 2014
  4. B1G's lone bowl debate: Wings, Gator

    Adam Rittenberg

    The Big Ten's bowl lineup will be revealed Sunday night, and there shouldn't be much drama this season. Unless Ohio State crushes Michigan State in the Big Ten championship, the league should send two teams to BCS bowls. Ohio State is essentially ...

    Blog | December 05, 2013
  5. Growing B1G upper class boosts Buckeyes

    Adam Rittenberg

    The BCS title debate isn't necessarily about the teams stating their case at the podium, but the teams standing behind them. Each contender's schedule, both past and future, is under the microscope. The title hopefuls want the teams they've beaten...

    Blog | November 05, 2013
  6. Big Ten Power Rankings: Week 10

    Adam Rittenberg

    We have true separation in the Big Ten, and not just with Ohio State at the No. 1 spot. Although the Buckeyes remain the league's kingpin, both Wisconsin and Michigan State also belong in the Big Ten's upper crust. The big debate in these rankings...

    Blog | November 04, 2013
  7. Spartans would be worthy test for OSU

    Adam Rittenberg

    EAST LANSING, Mich. -- The debate about Ohio State hasn't been where the Buckeyes will spend their postseason, but when. For months, Ohio State has been pegged for Pasadena, Calif. Its dominant performances in recent weeks, combined with what seem...

    Blog | November 03, 2013
  8. Alvarez, Osborne home runs for committee

    Adam Rittenberg

    The College Football Playoff selection committee has been revealed, so let the criticism/debate/snark begin. It's OK. It's what we do in a sport shaped so largely by subjectivity. Whether it's the polls, the BCS standings or the selection process ...

    Blog | October 16, 2013
  9. History, moment don't rattle Gardner

    Adam Rittenberg

    ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- After a weeklong debate about the significance of the Notre Dame-Michigan rivalry -- national, regional, historic, sporadic, mandatory, dispensable -- Devin Gardner provided an answer Saturday night. Gardner had completed the ...

    Blog | September 08, 2013
  10. Devin Gardner and Michigan on an even keel after momentous win

    Adam Rittenberg

    Unlike years past, Michigan settles in, weathers mistakes and focuses on bigger goals

    Story | Conversation | September 08, 2013
  11. Gophers get to know pay-for-play debate

    Adam Rittenberg

    CHICAGO -- Minnesota running back Donnell Kirkwood was browsing the Web about the developments in the Ed O'Bannon antitrust lawsuit against the NCAA when two names caught his eye. They belonged to his Gophers teammates Moses Alipate and Victor Kei...

    Blog | July 25, 2013
  12. Two Gophers players join lawsuit vs. NCAA

    Adam Rittenberg

    Minnesota football players Moses Alipate and Victor Keise have had undistinguished careers to date. But they could turn out to be two vitally important figures in the pay-for-play debate. Alipate, a senior tight end, and Keise, a senior wide recei...

    Blog | July 19, 2013
  13. Divisions debate down to Indiana, Purdue

    Adam Rittenberg

    The Big Ten's future division alignment is taking shape. Barring a late shift in the discussions between athletic directors and league officials, the only question to sort out is: Will Indiana or Purdue move West? League sources have told

    Blog | March 19, 2013
  14. B1G to increase number of league games

    Adam Rittenberg

    Let the nine versus 10 debate really begin. The eight-game Big Ten schedule soon will be a thing of the past. Big Ten athletic directors and coaches met Monday at league headquarters in Park Ridge, Ill., to discuss, among other things, how many co...

    Blog | February 11, 2013
  15. Podcast: PSU recruiting, division alignment

    Adam Rittenberg

    On this week's Big Ten podcast, Brian Bennett and Adam Rittenberg talk with NittanyNation's Josh Moyer about Penn State's recruiting efforts, and break down division alignment and some of the other key topics Big Ten athletic directors will debate in...

    Blog | January 24, 2013
  16. How you want B1G to align divisions?

    Adam Rittenberg

    Next to realignment itself, Big Ten division alignment is one of the most popular topics on the blog. We engaged in a healthy debate in 2010, and it's time to do so again as the Big Ten will be at least a 14-team league in the near future with the ad...

    Blog | December 14, 2012