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  1. Gopher specialists outline practice grind

    Adam Rittenberg

    In-season practices are typically about two hours, and many squads work on special teams right at the start. So how do the specialists -- kickers, punters, snappers -- occupy themselves the rest of the time? We now know. Minnesota's specialists ha...

    Blog | October 23, 2014
  2. Slumping Wildcats need fiery Fitzgerald

    Adam Rittenberg

    Last month, I drove up to Kenosha, Wisconsin, to attend one of Northwestern's off-site practices at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside. I learned absolutely nothing. It was the same day the Big Ten Network's bus tour visited the Wildcats. Barely...

    Blog | September 10, 2014
  3. Wildcats expect to weather latest storm

    Adam Rittenberg

    KENOSHA, Wis. -- Northwestern's practice Thursday began with some players, mostly baritone offensive linemen, singing Bon Jovi's "Livin' on a prayer." It ended with the annual watermelon eating contest. The Wildcats didn't exactly look like a team...

    Blog | August 14, 2014
  4. MSU moves practice after gas leak

    Adam Rittenberg

    Football coaches talk all the time about sudden change. The teams that can best handle those moments in games usually come out on the winning end. Sometimes sudden change occurs during a seemingly straightforward preseason practice. It happened at...

    Blog | August 12, 2014
  5. Indiana Hoosiers QB Tre Roberson is planning to transfer

    Adam Rittenberg

    Indiana quarterback Tre Roberson, who started games in each of the past three seasons, is transferring from the school.

    Story | Conversation | June 11, 2014
  6. SEC's hilarious attempt to stop Franklin

    Adam Rittenberg

    The SEC football coaches, proud purveyors of oversigning and other honorable recruiting practices, have banded together in the name of integrity. Take a bow, (good ol') boys. You deserve it. Apparently the SEC coaches aren't too pleased with a pla...

    Blog | May 29, 2014
  7. Spring breakout player: Wisconsin

    Adam Rittenberg

    With spring practice officially behind us, we're taking a look at each Big Ten team and identifying a player who announced himself as a potential key performer this fall. These are guys who haven't played big roles yet but showed enough during the...

    Blog | May 19, 2014
  8. Spring breakout player: Purdue

    Adam Rittenberg

    With spring practice officially behind us, we're taking a look at each Big Ten team and identifying a player who announced himself as a potential key performer this fall. These are guys who haven't played big roles yet but showed enough during the...

    Blog | May 16, 2014
  9. New LB leaders emerge around Big Ten

    Adam Rittenberg

    The NFL draft might not have reflected it, but the Big Ten lost several decorated defensive leaders this year. Spring practice marked a torch-passing around the league, particularly at the linebacker position, as players moved from supporting roles t...

    Blog | May 14, 2014
  10. Spring breakout player: Northwestern

    Adam Rittenberg

    With spring practice officially behind us, we're taking a look at each Big Ten team and identifying a player who announced himself as a potential key performer this fall. These are guys who haven't played big roles yet but showed enough during the...

    Blog | May 12, 2014
  11. Poll: B1G's top post-spring position group

    Adam Rittenberg

    Last week, Brian Bennett explained why he believes Ohio State's defensive line is the Big Ten's top position group coming out of spring practice. The Buckeyes return an excellent mix of depth and talent as players like Michael Bennett, Noah Spence, J...

    Blog | May 06, 2014
  12. Big Ten lunch links

    Adam Rittenberg

    The links are slimming up for the summer. Five lessons from Rutgers' spring practice, including Gary Nova as the team's top quarterback. The Big Ten continues to fight a perception problem. Gerry DiNardo shares his thoughts on each Big Ten team...

    Blog | April 29, 2014
  13. B1G exits spring with lot of work ahead

    Adam Rittenberg

    If Ron Burgundy coached college football -- the San Diego Border Terriers, perhaps? -- he would only need to learn two lines to survive spring practice. 1. "I like my team." 2. "I'm glad we don't have a game tomorrow." College coaches have r...

    Blog | April 28, 2014
  14. Hawkeyes seeking new heights in 2014

    Adam Rittenberg

    IOWA CITY, Iowa -- No Big Ten coach takes the temperature of his team in spring practice quite like Iowa's Kirk Ferentz. No Big Ten coach has lived in as many different climates. The dean of the league's coaches knows the sunniness that surrounds ...

    Blog | April 23, 2014
  15. Spring game recap: Purdue

    Adam Rittenberg

    No team in the Big Ten wants the 2014 season to arrive faster than Purdue, which wrapped up spring practice Saturday with the Black & Gold spring game at Ross-Ade Stadium. The Gold team scored a late touchdown to record a 12-7 win against the Black s...

    Blog | April 14, 2014
  16. Spring game recap: Maryland

    Adam Rittenberg

    Maryland's first spring practice as a member of the Big Ten is in the books. Randy Edsall's team wrapped up the spring Friday night with its Red-White spring game at Byrd Stadium. The White team prevailed against the Red by a score of 187-143, as ...

    Blog | April 14, 2014