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  1. Big Ten lunch links

    Adam Rittenberg

    Happy belated Mother's Day to all the moms out there. I got to spend the first part of Sunday with mine before flying home to see my wife on her first Mother's Day. Good times. To the links ... The latest on the arrest of Rutgers QB Philip Nel...

    Blog | May 12, 2014
  2. Breaking down the B1G's draft performance

    Adam Rittenberg

    The biggest non-game on the American sporting calendar is all done, as the 2014 NFL draft wrapped up Saturday afternoon in New York. After arguably its worst draft in the modern era in 2013, the Big Ten performed better this year with 30 picks. Still...

    Blog | May 12, 2014
  3. Kain Colter supports teammates at pro day

    Adam Rittenberg

    EVANSTON, Ill. -- Kain Colter wore a neon yellow and blue jacket given to NFL combine participants and black Northwestern sweatpants, an outfit pointing to both his future and his past. Colter's much-publicized push to unionize Northwestern footba...

    Blog | March 04, 2014
  4. B1G players generate buzz at Senior Bowl

    Adam Rittenberg

    The football world has descended on Mobile, Ala., this week as the top senior college prospects gear up for the Reese's Senior Bowl on Saturday. Be sure to follow ESPN.com's coverage of practices and the game itself as players audition before NFL coa...

    Blog | January 22, 2014
  5. Big Ten Friday mailblog

    Adam Rittenberg

    Finishing out the week before an exciting slate of Big Ten games. Don't forget to follow us on Twitter, especially on Saturdays. Let's get to that mail ... Mikey from Seattle writes: Great piece on B1G football revenue not translating to champi...

    Blog | October 04, 2013
  6. Northwestern bears down for takeaways

    Adam Rittenberg

    EVANSTON, Ill. -- Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald knows football fans in Chicago spend their Sundays watching a defense fixated on takeaways. As a Chicago Bears fan, he's one of those people. Fitzgerald hopes the same folks see the same thing on...

    Blog | September 18, 2013
  7. Big Ten Tuesday mailblog

    Adam Rittenberg

    Let's check that mail. Don't forget to follow us on Twitter. Mike from Denver writes: Adam - I understand your comments on a night game between Michigan and MSU. But to categorize this game with an SEC battle is inaccurate. As my LSU buddy puts it...

    Blog | July 30, 2013
  8. Big Ten lunch links

    Adam Rittenberg

    The Big Ten should have a better night at the NBA draft than the NFL draft. It looks like veteran lineman Ryan Groy will play left tackle for Wisconsin this fall. Gary Andersen's son, who was originally headed to BYU, will play for his dad at Wis...

    Blog | June 27, 2013
  9. Big Ten lunch links

    Adam Rittenberg

    Spring, is that really you? Nah, just teasin'. An excellent statistical breakdown of the new Big Ten divisions. The Big Ten is gradually phasing out games against FCS teams. BTN's Gerry DiNardo isn't a huge fan of the new division setup. Tom Dien...

    Blog | April 30, 2013
  10. Big Ten's worst NFL draft? It's possible

    Adam Rittenberg

    The gap between the Big Ten and the SEC not only is widening on the field, but on the NFL draft boards. While the SEC produced a record 63 picks in the 2013 NFL draft -- eight more than any conference in any draft in the modern era and 32 more tha...

    Blog | April 29, 2013
  11. Big Ten lunch links

    Adam Rittenberg

    The links are on the clock ... More on quarterback Steven Bench's departure from Penn State here and here and here and here. Bob Flounders looks at Penn State's all-time draft team on defense. The draft is here for Penn State's NFL hopefuls. A ...

    Blog | April 25, 2013
  12. Big Ten lunch links

    Adam Rittenberg

    Happy college football playoff naming day. Lee Barfknecht writes that despite Monday's news, realignment might not be over, especially in the Big Ten. Nebraska chancellor Harvey Perlman weighs in on potential realignment quiet, proposed divisio...

    Blog | April 23, 2013
  13. Big Ten Friday mailblog

    Adam Rittenberg

    Wishing you a great weekend. We'll recap all the spring games on Monday, so be sure to check in early and often. To the emails ... Michael from South Sioux City, Neb., writes: If Taylor Martinez puts up HUGE passing numbers, say 65% pass comple...

    Blog | April 12, 2013
  14. Big Ten lunch links

    Adam Rittenberg

    The Big Ten hoops tournament is under way. If you need a break from roundball, check out the links. Some good Big Ten news nuggets (division alignment, future schedules) at the bottom of this Iowa recruiting story. Mark Snyder looks at five thi...

    Blog | March 14, 2013
  15. Big Ten lunch links

    Adam Rittenberg

    We're previewing spring football in the Big Ten today and Friday. Be sure to check it out. Link time ... There's still no confirmation, but all signs point to Michigan State hiring Jim Bollman -- a current Purdue assistant and a former Ohio St...

    Blog | February 28, 2013
  16. Big Ten mailblog

    Adam Rittenberg

    Your questions, my answers ... Andrew from Lansing, Mich., writes: Something occurred to me reading your recap of the B1G's NFL departures: there are a TON of defensive linemen leaving the conference this year. You mentioned Illinois loses both it...

    Blog | January 22, 2013