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  1. A look at the B1G's free-agent signings

    Adam Rittenberg

    Thirty Big Ten players heard their names called during the 2014 NFL draft, but many others received phone calls immediately after the event. The undrafted free-agent carousel is spinning, and players from around the Big Ten are hopping aboard. Unl...

    Blog | May 12, 2014
  2. How B1G did in Shrine Game, NFLPA Bowl

    Adam Rittenberg

    It's Senior Bowl week, so you should be following our draft experts as they track the 15 Big Ten players suiting up for the North squad on Saturday in Mobile, Ala. Before turning the page toward the Senior Bowl, let's review how the Big Ten groups pe...

    Blog | January 21, 2014
  3. Big Ten early all-star invitations

    Adam Rittenberg

    Bowl season is just around the corner, and all-star season is just beyond the bowls. Invitations for several pre-draft events have gone out to seniors around the Big Ten. This is not a final list, just an early rundown to give you an idea of who i...

    Blog | December 16, 2013
  4. PSU, Purdue unfazed by youth under center

    Adam Rittenberg

    CHICAGO -- Penn State coach Bill O'Brien and his Purdue counterpart, Darrell Hazell, will face the same decision sometime next month: Should I start a true freshman quarterback this season? It's a daunting and exciting possibility, depending on wh...

    Blog | July 25, 2013
  5. Most indispensable players: Penn State

    Adam Rittenberg

    Now that spring practice is over, we're examining the most indispensable players on each Big Ten team for the 2013 season. By indispensable, we don't necessarily mean best. We mean the players who would be hardest to replace between now and the st...

    Blog | May 20, 2013
  6. Contender or pretender: Penn State

    Adam Rittenberg

    We're taking a page from our friends at the ACC blog and examining whether certain Big Ten teams will be contenders or pretenders in the 2013 season. The series does not include Ohio State, Michigan or Nebraska -- three teams that, in our view, have ...

    Blog | April 24, 2013
  7. PSU's Hull sets stage for breakout season

    Adam Rittenberg

    On paper, Penn State returns only one starter at linebacker (Glenn Carson) and loses two All-Big Ten players (Michael Mauti and Gerald Hodges) at the position. But anyone who watched the Nittany Lions' defense in 2012 knows junior Mike Hull isn't ...

    Blog | March 27, 2013
  8. Spring Q&A: Penn State's Bill O'Brien

    Adam Rittenberg

    The last time we saw Penn State, the Lions were celebrating a surprisingly strong finish to the 2012 season and saying farewell to a special senior class. Penn State since has turned the page and will begin spring practice Monday with a mix of famili...

    Blog | March 18, 2013
  9. PSU enters spring with good depth, health

    Adam Rittenberg

    When the NCAA leveled severe sanctions against Penn State last summer and made it easy for players to transfer, roster depth became an immediate short-term concern. It almost certainly looked to be a long-term problem. How would Penn State fare wi...

    Blog | March 15, 2013
  10. Penn State releases new depth chart

    Adam Rittenberg

    Four days after naming Matthew McGloin as Penn State's starting quarterback entering the fall, new Nittany Lions coach Bill O'Brien has issued his summer depth chart. Penn State opens preseason practices Aug. 6. The first thing you'll notice is 13...

    Blog | June 05, 2012
  11. Big Ten lunch links

    Adam Rittenberg

    It's better to carry a tune than a grudge. Michigan AD Dave Brandon doesn't view a four-team model as a true playoff. The Wolverines could be sporting more alternate unis in the near future. Urban Meyer releases Ohio State's depth chart and doe...

    Blog | May 17, 2012
  12. 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
  13. PSU masters crisis management in big win

    Adam Rittenberg

    COLUMBUS, Ohio -- The tendency during a time of crisis is to go conservative, limit risks and simply try to survive. Penn State is mired in a crisis, perhaps the biggest crisis in college sports history. A sex-abuse scandal has enveloped the insti...

    Blog | November 19, 2011
  14. Penn State defense builds trust, cohesion

    Adam Rittenberg

    Gerald Hodges saw the first signs in the Outback Bowl, as Penn State capped a mediocre season with a loss to Florida. Although Florida prevailed 37-24, Penn State held the Gators to 279 yards. Penn State was stout on third down (Florida converted ...

    Blog | October 13, 2011
  15. What to watch in the Big Ten: Week 6

    Adam Rittenberg

    Week 6 is just around the corner, so let's take a look at 10 items to track in the five Big Ten games taking place Saturday. 1. Buckeyes seeing red: Luke Fickell and his team can't catch a break these days. Saturday was supposed to mark the return...

    Blog | October 06, 2011
  16. PSU's Glenn Carson jabs Iowa fans

    Adam Rittenberg

    You might not find two FBS coaches from the same league who have more mutual respect than Kirk Ferentz and Joe Paterno. Ferentz grew up near Pittsburgh idolizing Paterno, and rarely passes up a chance to gush about the legendary Penn State coach. ...

    Blog | October 04, 2011