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  1. Michigan's explosive offense raises the bar

    Adam Rittenberg

    Michigan wide receiver Darryl Stonum was sitting in class Monday morning when he heard some chatter from several members of the school's men's basketball team. One of them, sophomore point guard Darius Morris, eventually leaned over. "He was li...

    Blog | November 09, 2010
  2. Wolverines using negative talk as fuel

    Adam Rittenberg

    Posted by's Adam Rittenberg ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Before Michigan made a surprise appearance in the preseason coaches' poll, the general sentiment about the team, one echoed here, is that it will take some time for things to get on track. Soph...

    Blog | August 04, 2008
  3. Big Ten lunch links

    Adam Rittenberg

    Chicago Blackhawks -- One Goal (Away). So close. But congrats to the Kings, a more resilient team. Links time ... Three years after Ohio State's tattoo scandal, former coach Jim Tressel speaks out in the first part of an extensive series by th...

    Blog | June 02, 2014
  4. Badgers' Shelton happy to grow up fast

    Adam Rittenberg

    Wisconsin cornerback Sojourn Shelton doesn't talk like a freshman or act like a freshman. Last season, he often didn't play like a freshman, recording four interceptions, three more than any other Badger, and a team-high seven pass breakups. One o...

    Blog | May 21, 2014
  5. Poll: Toughest post-spring QB decision

    Adam Rittenberg

    Quarterback competitions dominated the Big Ten landscape this spring, and several will continue when fall camps open in August. Only three teams are still practicing and only one, Rutgers, has a true quarterback race (Connor Cook is established at...

    Blog | April 18, 2014
  6. Spring game preview: Purdue

    Adam Rittenberg

    Ten Big Ten teams wrap up their spring sessions this weekend with a game, or something resembling one. Our look at each team's spring finale wraps up with the Purdue Boilermakers. When: 1 p.m. ET Saturday Where: Ross-Ade Stadium in West Lafayet...

    Blog | April 11, 2014
  7. Spring game preview: Maryland

    Adam Rittenberg

    Ten Big Ten teams wrap up spring practice this weekend with games or scrimmages, and we're taking a look at each one. Maryland kicks things off Friday night. Here's a quick look: When: 7 p.m. ET Friday Where: Capital One Field at Byrd Stadiu...

    Blog | April 10, 2014
  8. Is Wisconsin B1G's only Playoff sleeper?

    Adam Rittenberg

    Colleague Travis Haney recently compiled a list of sleeper teams to make the initial College Football Playoff, selecting one from each major league. Wisconsin got the nod as the Big Ten's sleeper, as Haney noted Wisconsin's consistency on both sides ...

    Blog | April 04, 2014
  9. Wisconsin leads B1G Super Bowl group

    Adam Rittenberg

    In 2011, Russell Wilson and Montee Ball formed one of the most explosive offensive backfields in Big Ten history and led Wisconsin to a league title and a Rose Bowl appearance. Somehow, that Badgers team managed to lose three games. Wilson and Bal...

    Blog | January 20, 2014
  10. Borland, Clowney demand extra attention

    Adam Rittenberg

    Gary Andersen has helped compile extensive scouting reports for both defenses appearing in Wednesday's Capital One Bowl. In the summer of 2012, Andersen, then Utah State's coach, examined a Wisconsin team that his Aggies would face in Week 3. Sout...

    Blog | December 31, 2013
  11. Only one B1G All-American on AFCA team

    Adam Rittenberg

    The Big Ten appears to be a better league than it was in 2012, but it's still lacking star power, according to the American Football Coaches Association. Only one Big Ten player -- Michigan State senior cornerback Darqueze Dennard -- appears on th...

    Blog | December 18, 2013
  12. Poll: B1G's best chance for at-large berth

    Adam Rittenberg

    Last season, the Big Ten placed only one team (Wisconsin) in a BCS bowl, failing to earn an at-large berth for the first time since the 2004 season. The strength of the SEC, ACC and Pac-12 suggests the Big Ten could be limited to one entry again this...

    Blog | October 23, 2013
  13. Big win means bigger expectations for OU

    Adam Rittenberg

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- When Oklahoma and Notre Dame met last year in Norman, one team walked off the field with the privilege of possibility, the ability to dream big. The Sooners were not that team. Their second loss virtually eliminated them from ...

    Blog | September 28, 2013
  14. Oklahoma emerges from under the radar with win over Notre Dame

    Adam Rittenberg

    The Sooners, who started the season outside the top 10, have the looks of a contender.

    Story | Conversation | September 28, 2013
  15. For FCS teams, it's about beating the best

    Adam Rittenberg

    Eastern Washington coach Beau Baldwin won a Football Championship Subdivision national title in 2010. Both personally and professionally, he feels a duty to call his team's one-point win against Delaware his finest victory as a coach. But he also kn...

    Blog | September 01, 2013
  16. Scheelhaase sizzles as Illinois squeaks by

    Adam Rittenberg

    Illinois entered the season as a team filled with question marks and one certainty: a clearer offensive identity with coordinator Bill Cubit. After finishing near the bottom of the FBS in most major offensive statistics in 2012, the Illini hit the...

    Blog | August 31, 2013