Pat Fitzgerald has a well-oiled machine that has a shot to contend for the Big Ten West title. Adding to the buzz: This could be his fastest team yet, but keep an eye on the offensive line. Here are five things Tom Dienhart learned at Wildcat practice.
Northwestern went through a brisk two-hour practice on Wednesday on its lake-front Hutcheson Field. With the Chicago skyline as a backdrop, the Wildcats did a bit of everything. Here are some fun takes from Wildcat practice.
Ohio State backup quarterback Joe Burrow will be sidelined indefinitely after breaking his throwing hand in practice. An Ohio State spokesman says Burrow, a redshirt sophomore, had surgery after breaking a bone in his right hand during practice on Monday.
Pat Fitzgerald has his program humming along at a high level. But he’s still looking for a breakthrough. Could this be the year Northwestern wins the West and plays in the Big Ten title game? Here are five things Tom Dienhart will be watching at Northwestern practice.
Many issues plague the Fighting Illini, who need better play in the trenches on both sides of the ball. Here are some fun takes from Tuesday's practice.
Questions abound for Lovie Smith as he opens his second season in Champaign. Can he flip the script on a 3-9 debut? Here are five things BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart learned at practice.
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One day after releasing its preseason top 25 poll, the AP released its preseason all-america team. Nine Big Ten stars made the list, including four first-teamers, headlined by Penn State RB Saquon Barkley.
Kyle Bolin has won the starting quarterback job at Rutgers. Bolin beat out redshirt junior Giovanni Rescigno and freshman Johnathan Lewis.
Michigan's Grant Newsome almost lost his right leg last fall. Luckily, doctors saved it, and now the offensive lineman is determined to get back on the field.
Year Two of the Lovie Smith era is underway in Champaign. And there is plenty of work to do. Here are five things BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart will be watching at Illinois practice.