The last 10 NFL drafts haven’t been fruitful for Maryland, as the program has had just 17 picks. Do the math. That’s not even an average of two selections a year. And the the Terrapins have had just one first-round selection.
Iowa has become a factory for developing NFL offensive linemen. How productive has the school been? Over the last 10 seasons, the Hawkeyes have seen nine of their offensive linemen taken in the draft, the most of any position though it had none among the four selections last season.
The Indiana program has been surging in recent years, making a bowl in 2015 and 2016 before barely missing the postseason in 2017. Tom Allen has the Hoosiers pointed in the right direction with an enthusiastic style built around defense.
Illinois hasn’t had much success on the field the last four years, winning a combined 16 games and has been to one bowl since 2011. That lack of success has followed in the NFL draft, as the Fighting Illini have had just four picks total in the last four years.
The story of the second week of spring football games was inclement weather. Here is a look at the spring game action that took place this week at Minnesota, Ohio State, Rutgers and Maryland.
While many Big Ten players already declared their intention to jump to the NBA, Michigan’s Moritz Wagner waited to make a decision. Now, we have a verdict: The star Michigan big man is jumping to the pros and has hired an agent.
You may not have noticed. But a big change has taken place in college football: recruits now can take official visits in the spring.
For new Maryland offensive coordinator Matt Canada, this is home. Not College Park, Maryland, but the Big Ten. An Indiana grad, Canada is back in the conference that first molded him over 25 years ago. Get Tom Dienhart's full Q&A inside.
What will Purdue do for an encore after debuting with a 7-6 record (4-5 Big Ten) during Jeff Brohm’s maiden voyage last season? BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart caught up with the second-year Purdue coach on Monday to get his thoughts on a variety of subjects.
The Big Ten kicked off spring games on Saturday, with Michigan State and Purdue playing. Illinois and Northwestern just conducted a practice. Here are some observations.