Braxton Miller scoops up Silver Football
During the halftime of Thursday’s game between Northwestern and Ohio State, Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller was presented with The Chicago Tribune’s Silver Football as the Big Ten’s top player of the 2012 season as voted by the 12 coaches. Braxton was named on 11 of 12 possible ballots (coaches cannot vote for their own players), receiving 5 first- and 5 second-place votes. Wisconsin’s Montee Ball came in second; Nebraska’s Taylor Martinez took third.
Read the Chicago Tribune story announcing the winner last December here.
4th & Long: Dienhart’s Week 4 bold Big Ten predictions & observations
Big Ten links: MSU’s backfield, OSU’s playmakers & Hoke on booing
BTN LiveBIG: Michigan State bringing music back to Motown
BTN Soccer Report: Our experts recap the first week of Big Ten play
Five Big Ten players land on Kiper’s latest NFL Draft Big Board
Find out more about: Braxton Miller