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  1. Big Ten Friday mailblog

    Adam Rittenberg

    Wishing you a great spring weekend (right, Mother Nature?). Join the Twitter train. Sup? Kevin from Pittsburgh writes: This might sound like a weird question but do you think Penn State's recruiting success this offseason will have any impact o...

    Blog | April 18, 2014
  2. Penn State's Amos a safe bet for stardom

    Adam Rittenberg

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Penn State has produced a first-team All-Big Ten defender in eight of the past nine seasons, but no Nittany Lions defensive back has made the list since 2008 (safety Anthony Scirrotto). The drought could end this year. If saf...

    Blog | April 18, 2014
  3. Prospect: B1G must recruit harder, like SEC

    Adam Rittenberg

    The Big Ten's 11-season national championship drought, coinciding with the SEC's ascent to the top of college football, has placed the spotlight on recruiting in both leagues. SEC fans point to crystal footballs, surging population and dominance i...

    Blog | April 17, 2014
  4. Big Ten lunch links

    Adam Rittenberg

    Is this heaven? Nope, still Iowa. But happy to be back. One Michigan State receiver is suspended for the spring, while two others are stepping up in his place. Spartans' DL Lawrence Thomas might finally approach his potential this year. Rutgers...

    Blog | April 16, 2014
  5. Big Ten Tuesday mailblog

    Adam Rittenberg

    It's tax day and you owe me some emails. No refunds granted here, unless you follow us on Twitter. To the inbox ... Brutus from The Ninth Circle writes: What's your take on where B1G recruiting stands at the moment, and where do you think it wi...

    Blog | April 15, 2014
  6. Big Ten's lunch links

    Adam Rittenberg

    Heading to Hawkeye Country later today. Any recommendations? Despite all the fun and games, Nebraska is a serious Big Ten contender, Sam McKewon writes. Huskers QB Ryker Fyfe brings an edge to the huddle. Despite losing Brock Vereen, Minnesota ...

    Blog | April 15, 2014
  7. ABC/ESPN selects B1G prime-time slate

    Adam Rittenberg

    The most exciting day of the Big Ten offseason is here. OK, not really, but it's definitely in the top five. The first portion of the Big Ten's prime-time schedule is out as ABC/ESPN made its six selections for games to be played under the lights....

    Blog | April 15, 2014
  8. Podcast: Talking Big Ten spring football

    Adam Rittenberg

    I joined Matt Barrie on the ESPNU College Football podcast earlier today to discuss my recent spring football trips to Penn State, Purdue and Wisconsin. We discussed the ongoing quarterback competitions, how James Franklin is building relationships a...

    Blog | April 09, 2014
  9. Big Ten Tuesday mailblog

    Adam Rittenberg

    Coming at you from America's dairyland. Don't forget to join our Twitter minions. Inbox time ... Jimmy H. from Six Feet Under a Driveway in Grosse Point writes: We can probably all agree that the current system does exploit the players. Well, w...

    Blog | April 08, 2014
  10. Big Ten's lunch links

    Adam Rittenberg

    Big Ten is desperate for a title. Which one of you is willing to make the sacrifice? Links time ... Michigan's defense definitely had the edge in the spring game. The young excuse is getting old for the Wolverines. Indiana WR Isaac Griffith ...

    Blog | April 07, 2014
  11. Electric Franklin is Penn State's generator

    Adam Rittenberg

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Last Thursday morning, a barefoot James Franklin exited his office and walked -- Franklin's walk is most people's jog -- through the Penn State football lobby. Asked about his footwear situation, Franklin explained he had a s...

    Blog | April 07, 2014
  12. Big Ten Friday mailblog: Miller vs. Pryor

    Adam Rittenberg

    Enjoy the Final Four. And for you Michigan fans out there, enjoy the spring game at the Big House. Don't forget: Twitter! To the inbox ... Kenny from Cincy writes: I was comparing on-the-field accomplishments of the past two Ohio State QBs a...

    Blog | April 04, 2014
  13. Lions coaches seek versatility this spring

    Adam Rittenberg

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- There are several ways to combat the unique depth challenges Penn State faces with its reduced roster. 1. Upgrade recruiting: If Penn State brings in more players who can make significant contributions early in their careers,...

    Blog | April 04, 2014
  14. Phase 2 begins for PSU's Hackenberg

    Adam Rittenberg

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- The young and curious are approaching Christian Hackenberg more often these days, peppering the Penn State quarterback with questions about game speed and other topics. It will slow down, Hackenberg tells his teammates. Just ...

    Blog | April 03, 2014
  15. PSU staff brings 'SEC mentality' to practice

    Adam Rittenberg

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- You've likely heard about SEC-style recruiting in the Big Ten, first with Urban Meyer at Ohio State and now with James Franklin at Penn State. Franklin appears to bringing a taste of his former league to the practice field at...

    Blog | April 02, 2014
  16. Big Ten Tuesday mailblog

    Adam Rittenberg

    Coming at ya from Happy Valley. Dropping in on James Franklin and the Nittany Lions on Wednesday. To the inbox ... Ken from Kansas City, Mo., writes: Hey Adam! I loved the "dictator for the day" thread. I just have one suggestion ... since ever...

    Blog | April 01, 2014