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  1. Big Ten Tuesday mailbag

    Brian Bennett

    Welcome back to another edition of the mailbag. As you've probably noticed, we're taking more of your questions from Twitter these days. And Adam and I now have our own separate Twitter handles: Here's mine and his. The ESPN Big Ten account is also s...

    Blog | July 22, 2014
  2. Fitz talks 'boring' Nebraska, Cal dislike

    Brian Bennett

    I admit to jealousy at times when we hear coaches from other conferences talking at their respective media days. If only the Big Ten had personalities like Steve Spurrier, Les Miles and Mike Leach who weren't afraid to say whatever crossed their mind...

    Blog | July 22, 2014
  3. B1G awards watch list roundup

    Brian Bennett

    College football preseason awards watch lists are, at best, little more than a summertime curiosity these days and, at worst, an easy punchline. For one, there are far too many awards -- only country music likes to give itself as many trophies as ...

    Blog | July 21, 2014
  4. Big Ten lunch links

    Brian Bennett

    If anybody needs me this weekend, you can find me here. First, let's rock out to these links: Five things to know about Illinois' new offensive line coach. Northwestern landed a mobile quarterback for the 2015 class. There won't be literal fi...

    Blog | July 18, 2014
  5. Tough slates tougher on some B1G teams

    Brian Bennett

    The move toward stronger nonconference schedules by the Big Ten and other leagues is already yielding benefits for fans. As teams gear up to impress the College Football Playoff selection committee, several high-profile intersectional future matchups...

    Blog | July 18, 2014
  6. Big Ten Monday mailbag

    Brian Bennett

    The Monday mailbag is back, and we're also incorporating more of your questions from Twitter. So make sure to follow us if for some weird reason you're not already doing so. To your questions: ...

    Blog | July 14, 2014
  7. Checking the odds on Big Ten teams

    Brian Bennett

    If you want accurate predictions on the 2014 college football season, you could comb the various preseason magazines. You could read expert takes on the Internet (ahem). Or you could go with the Vegas sharps who get paid to know these sorts of things...

    Blog | July 08, 2014
  8. Ranking B1G nonconference games: Part IV

    Brian Bennett

    Football will be here before you know it (we hope). So we've been ranking every Big Ten nonconference game this season, from worst to first. Now we're down to our final 14. These are the best of the best, the games we simply can't wait to see. Let...

    Blog | July 08, 2014
  9. B1G players on Maxwell, Bednarik lists

    Brian Bennett

    Welcome to watch list season! Yep, college football's individual awards -- I believe we're up to around 257 of them now -- have begun the annual summer tradition of releasing their preseason watch lists. It's an exercise born from a different era,...

    Blog | July 07, 2014
  10. Ranking B1G nonconference games: Part III

    Brian Bennett

    Hope everyone enjoyed the Fourth of July weekend. The next holiday weekend is Labor Day, which will be filled by college football. Yay. Of course, that means nonconference action for the Big Ten. And we've been ranking the 2014 Big Ten nonconferen...

    Blog | July 07, 2014
  11. Big Ten's lunch links

    Brian Bennett

    Pre-fireworks links: Additional filings are due today in the Northwestern labor dispute. Braxton Miller is not yet 100 percent, but Urban Meyer says he's close. Wisconsin's Chris Borland is ready to prove NFL naysayers wrong. An All-America...

    Blog | July 03, 2014
  12. Ranking B1G nonconference games: Part I

    Brian Bennett

    It's the dog days of summer, so we're desperate to see some football. Of course, not all football games are created equally. As we've done in the past around here, we're ranking the 2014 Big Ten nonconference games from worst to first. We're takin...

    Blog | July 02, 2014
  13. Big Ten Friday mailbag

    Brian Bennett

    I'm taking your questions for a third time this week, filling in the Friday time slot for the vacationing Rittenberg. I'll be gone myself next week, so this will be the last time I talk to you for a bit. What do you got? Doc from Scottsdale, Ar...

    Blog | June 20, 2014
  14. Big Ten recruiting scorecard: June edition

    Brian Bennett

    This is the time of year when recruiting starts to heat up, especially as prospects show off their stuff at various camps. With commitments pouring in, it's time to take another look at the recruiting scorecard for the 2015 class in the Big Ten. P...

    Blog | June 18, 2014
  15. Big Ten lunch links

    Brian Bennett

    So, how was your Father's Day, Tywin Lannister? Illinois teammates pitched in to help Alex Hill visit his daughter on her birthday. Tim Beckman wants another Chicago game. Penn State is showing interest in Northwestern athletic director Jim Phi...

    Blog | June 16, 2014
  16. Key stretch: Northwestern

    Brian Bennett

    We'll be under 75 days to kickoff this weekend. As we continue to count down toward the season, we're taking a look at the key three- or four-game stretch in the schedule for each Big Ten team. Coming up second in our series is Northwestern, which...

    Blog | June 13, 2014