There's plenty of ammunition for Big Ten critics. But the reasons for the league's poor performance are more difficult to ascertain.
Iowa left tackle Riley Reiff will forgo his senior season and enter the NFL draft, he announced Wednesday.
Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz on Tuesday night reaffirmed his commitment to the school amid speculation he could be a candidate for other jobs, including the Kansas City Chiefs' recent vacancy.
Former Iowa safety Brett Greenwood is in an Iowa, hospital after collapsing Friday afternoon during a workout.
Iowa cornerback Shaun Prater will return to school for his senior season rather than enter the NFL draft.
Kirk Ferentz and Iowa have agreed to a contract extension that should keep the Big Ten's second-longest tenured coach in place for the foreseeable future.