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  1. Big Ten stacked with Super Bowl ties

    Adam Rittenberg

    It's Super Bowl week, and here in Chicago, we're celebrating the hiring of Mike Martz as Bears offensive coordinator after a month-long search. Hope Jay Cutler has a life insurance policy. OK, moving on to less depressing topics, like the Big Ten ...

    Blog | February 02, 2010
  2. NU's Wootton works his way back into form

    Adam Rittenberg

    Posted by ESPN.com's Adam Rittenberg Patience is the theme right now for Corey Wootton, and for Northwestern fans anticipating huge things from the senior defensive end. Wootton isn't quite up to game speed as he comes off of ACL surgery. Those...

    Blog | September 18, 2009
  3. Big Ten thumbs up-thumbs down for Week 2

    Adam Rittenberg

    Posted by ESPN.com's Adam Rittenberg Welcome to a new feature on the Big Ten blog, to appear every Monday afternoon the rest of the season. I'll hand out thumbs ups and thumbs downs to players, coaches, teams, position groups and anything else Big...

    Blog | September 14, 2009
  4. Wildcats defense looks strong up the middle

    Adam Rittenberg

    Posted by ESPN.com's Adam Rittenberg EVANSTON, Ill. -- Leave it to Northwestern head coach Pat Fitzgerald, a die-hard Chicago White Sox fan, to use a baseball reference to describe the keys to a good defense. "It's important to hav...

    Blog | August 12, 2009
  5. Big Ten position rankings: Defensive line

    Adam Rittenberg

    Posted by ESPN.com's Adam Rittenberg They're baaaaack. Many of you who checked out colleague Heather Dinich's ACC position rankings asked when I'd be doing the same for the Big Ten. Well, Big Ten media days are done and we have a bit ...

    Blog | July 29, 2009
  6. Northwestern spring wrap

    Adam Rittenberg

    Posted by ESPN.com's Adam Rittenberg Northwestern Wildcats 2008 overall record: 9-4 2008 conference record: 5-3 Returning starters Offense: 5; Defense: 8; Special teams: 1 Top returners LT Al Netter, ...

    Blog | May 06, 2009
  7. Leaner and stronger, Netter anchors 'Cats line

    Adam Rittenberg

    Posted by ESPN.com's Adam Rittenberg Northwestern offensive line coach Adam Cushing recognizes that Al Netter still has "a million miles to go" in his development, but the sophomore left tackle has physical tools to get there. "He ...

    Blog | April 23, 2009
  8. Recapping the recent Big Ten pro days

    Adam Rittenberg

    Posted by ESPN.com's Adam Rittenberg Three Big Ten teams held their annual pro scouting days last week, including the major talent showcase at Ohio State. In case you missed what went down, here's a look at the key developments at each school...

    Blog | March 16, 2009
  9. What to watch in the Big Ten this spring

    Adam Rittenberg

    Posted by ESPN.com's Adam Rittenberg The seemingly interminable wait for college football gets a little easier about a month from now, when Michigan steps on the practice field for spring ball. The other 10 Big Ten squads will follow soon after a...

    Blog | February 16, 2009
  10. Big Ten players at the NFL combine

    Adam Rittenberg

    Posted by ESPN.com's Adam Rittenberg The official list of players invited to the 2009 NFL scouting combine later in Indianapolis has been finalized. The Big Ten will be sending 46 players to Indianapolis from Feb. 18-24. Not surprisingly, Penn St...

    Blog | February 02, 2009
  11. Leaguewide position rankings for the Big Ten

    Adam Rittenberg

    Posted by ESPN.com's Adam Rittenberg After studying the All-Big Ten selections for 2008, it's clear the Big Ten is much stronger at some positions than others. The fact that it was hard to choose a second-team All-Big Ten quarterback tells you someth...

    Blog | November 26, 2008
  12. Northwestern restores reliability in the clutch

    Adam Rittenberg

    Posted by ESPN.com's Adam Rittenberg After a disappointing 6-6 season, Northwestern set out to restore two program pillars that had started to show cracks. 1. Winning close games 2. Performing well in the fourth quarter Last fall, Northwestern went ...

    Blog | November 03, 2008
  13. It's game day at the Metrodome

    Adam Rittenberg

    Posted by ESPN.com's Adam Rittenberg MINNEAPOLIS -- Greetings from the Metrodome, or, as I affectionately call it, the Hump Dump. Sorry, but after touring TCF Bank Stadium on Friday afternoon, I can't wait to see Minnesota move out of this place. &...

    Blog | November 01, 2008
  14. Fitzgerald pulls right strings with Northwestern

    Adam Rittenberg

    Posted by ESPN.com's Adam Rittenberg As Northwestern endured a maddeningly inconsistent season last fall, the communication gap between players and coaches seemed to widen. One high-ranking assistant told me toward the end of the season that he had r...

    Blog | September 30, 2008
  15. Big Ten Morning Briefing: Gophers facing adversity

    Adam Rittenberg

    Posted by ESPN.com's Adam Rittenberg The Tuesday blog was a little Buckeye heavy -- apparently they have a big game this week -- so it's time to see what else happened around the league. Let's see ... bad news at Minnesota, no news at Penn State. Rea...

    Blog | September 10, 2008
  16. Big Ten mailbag

    Adam Rittenberg

    Posted by ESPN.com's Adam Rittenberg It's Tuesday, and that means mailbag time. Great week in the Big Ten, so let's see what's on your mind. Andy from Greensboro, N.C., writes: OSU played very scary today and I am not impressed with the overall perfo...

    Blog | September 09, 2008