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  1. Big Ten Thursday mailbag

    Brian Bennett

    Answering some of your emails before it gets all drafty in here: Dash from Tucumcari, N.M., writes: "It's out of my control, but I wasn't happy with it," Steven Bench said. "I'm a competitor, so I'm not going to agree with that decision. But, at t...

    Blog | April 25, 2013
  2. Big Ten Thursday mailbag

    Brian Bennett

    It's Thursday, so it's time for another mailbag. Remember to keep those questions coming during the offseason. A.J. from Madison writes: Over/under on Badgers' defense giving up more points than last year? I have NO idea what to expect from them a...

    Blog | April 18, 2013
  3. B1G combine results: LB and DL

    Brian Bennett

    We've already told you how the Big Ten players from the offensive position groups fared at the NFL combine. On Monday, defensive linemen and linebackers had their day in the spotlight. (Defensive backs will wrap up the combine today). Here is how ...

    Blog | February 26, 2013
  4. B1G postseason position rankings: LB

    Brian Bennett

    It's time for another installment of our postseason position rankings, and today we're looking at one of the strongest groups in the Big Ten in 2012: the linebackers. Just about every team boasted one standout linebacker last season, and many had ...

    Blog | February 19, 2013
  5. Big Ten players on NFL combine list

    Brian Bennett

    The official list of players invited to the NFL combine is out. These are the guys the pro scouts most want to see, and they'll be poked, prodded and interviewed in Indianapolis from Feb. 23-26. Here are the 32 players from the Big Ten who've been...

    Blog | February 07, 2013
  6. Wisconsin keys for the Rose Bowl

    Brian Bennett

    Three keys for Wisconsin in today's Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio: 1. Open it up: Wisconsin is Wisconsin, so of course the Badgers are going to do everything they can to run the ball. But even their offensive line is going to have trouble simp...

    Blog | January 01, 2013
  7. Season report card: Wisconsin

    Brian Bennett

    Our series of grades for each Big Ten's regular season comes to a close with a look at the Wisconsin Badgers. Offense: B-minus If you just look at the final numbers, you'd say Wisconsin had a typical year on offense. The Badgers scored 30.8 poi...

    Blog | December 31, 2012
  8. Badgers could go higher with Andersen

    Brian Bennett

    In the six years before Gary Andersen took over as head coach at Utah State, the Aggies went 15-54. Their last winning season was in 1996. Andersen went 4-8 each of his first two years in Logan, Utah, but then guided the team to a 7-6 mark that in...

    Blog | December 20, 2012
  9. Rose Bowl now becomes Alvarez's show

    Brian Bennett

    Barry Alvarez doesn't use search committees. Search committees use him. When a coach tells Barry Alvarez he's taking another job, he tells them to hit the road and then invites a possible successor into his hotel room suite five minutes later. ...

    Blog | December 06, 2012
  10. Big Ten awards race tracker: Week 12

    Brian Bennett

    With two weeks left in the regular season, let's check in again on how the individual awards races stand: Graham-George Offensive Player of the Year 1. Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State: Off last week, Miller faces arguably his two biggest challe...

    Blog | November 15, 2012
  11. Overlooked Badgers 'D' under fire at IU

    Brian Bennett

    All the major stories out of Wisconsin this year have come from the offensive side of the ball. The early offensive line troubles and the switching of position coaches early on. The quarterback shuffling. Montee Ball's slow start and then resurgence....

    Blog | November 09, 2012
  12. Big Ten awards race tracker: Week 11

    Brian Bennett

    With just three weeks left in the regular season, there isn't much time for Big Ten players to make their moves for individual awards. Here's how we see the races right now: Graham-George Offensive Player of the Year 1. Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio...

    Blog | November 08, 2012
  13. Poll: Big Ten's best running mates

    Brian Bennett

    It's election day, and we certainly couldn't let that go by without having our own little voting party in the Big Ten. Of course, in the presidential election, you're actually voting for a ticket. That got us thinking about running mates in the Bi...

    Blog | November 06, 2012
  14. Big Ten awards race tracker: Week 10

    Brian Bennett

    Who's leading the races for some Big Ten hardware? Let's take a gander. Graham-George Offensive Player of the Year 1. Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State: Are there any doubts? The league's only legitimate Heisman contender and the pilot of a 9-0 te...

    Blog | November 01, 2012
  15. Big Ten awards race tracker: Week 9

    Brian Bennett

    Last week, we presented our choices for the Big Ten midseason awards. It's time to check back in on the races as the second half is in full swing: Graham-George Offensive Player of the Year 1. Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State: The Buckeyes' seaso...

    Blog | October 25, 2012
  16. Four from B1G are Butkus semifinalists

    Brian Bennett

    There's one area where you can't criticize the Big Ten's performance this year: linebacker play. The Butkus Award, which goes to the nation's top linebacker, announced its 12 semifinalists on Monday, and one-third of the list is populated by Big T...

    Blog | October 22, 2012