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Tom Dienhart's top 5 Maryland Terrapins to replace in 2015

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Diggs takes it to the house!

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Maryland football coach Randy Edsall has some key players to replace to keep competing in the uber-competitive Big Ten East, including wideout Deon Long and linebacker L.A. Goree. Here are the five Terrapins that will be most difficult to replace.

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Big Ten links: Illini hoops toughs it out, football staffs fill out & more

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Great gutsy win by Illinois at home last night vs. Purdue. Freshman bull Leron Black was the best player on the court. The Illini have won three games since top player Rayvonte Rice suffered a season-ending injury. Oh, and Illinois also didn’t have injured Tracy Abrams and Aaron Cosby last night—and it still won. Very impressive. John Groce can flat-out coach.

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Dienhart: Building one Big Ten All-NFL Team from 2014

NCAA Football: Nebraska at Michigan State

Le'Veon Bell hurdles over a defender!

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What type of 2014 NFL team could be assembled with Big Ten alums? Well, BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart gives his best shot at creating a Big Ten All-NFL team in this post.

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Poll: Who would you have take a last-second shot to win a game?

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Traevon Jackson Jumper for the Win

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If the game was on the line and you needed to pick one player to take a shot to win a game, who would you select? I asked five writers who cover the Big Ten. Read what they said and then tell us in the comments below who you would pick to take one last shot.

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