My BTN.com colleague Brent Yarina is at the top of the list when it comes to reporting on updated Big Ten uniform designs. While Brent handles the uniform designs, I have taken it upon myself to be our “shoe guy,” a role I am more than happy to have. Last month, I came up with an ideal shoe for every Big Ten basketball team. Now, it looks like we have some more news regarding Big Ten shoes. Champs Sports, via Nike, posted a photo today of the new “Week Zero” college football shoe designs, which will hit the market tomorrow.
Michigan Athletics released a new "tradition" highlight video, which features clips from former Wolverine greats.
The Big Ten Network debuts “Scarlet and Gray Days: Inside Ohio State Training Camp” at 7 p.m. ET on Aug. 19 and our crew is sending back pictures ahead of the first show. Find a few of them in this post and look for more to come. The BTN originals (@BTN_Originals) program is an exclusive, behind-the-scenes series featuring the Ohio State Buckeyes training camp as they prepare for the 2015 football season. The in-depth, documentary style show will follow the reigning national champions over a portion of pre-season practice.
Tuesday marks the second stop on our annual summer football tour across the Big Ten. Stop No. 2 of 14 has us visiting Iowa City, Iowa, to watch Kirk Ferentz Hawkeyes.
For obvious reasons, Braxton Miller’s transition to receiver will be one of the biggest storylines during Big Ten training camps. [ MORE: Watch Braxton Miller show off hands | Drone will follow QB-turned-WR ] Miller, who announced that he would be moving from quarterback to wide receiver late last month, debuted at his new position Monday, the first day of Ohio State fall practice. The two-time Big Ten Offensive Player of the Year at quarterback ran patterns, caught passes and took pointers from Joey Galloway, the former Ohio State standout wide receiver and current ESPN analyst. Here’s what Urban Meyer
Every season, it seems, there's a game that doesn't get the attention it deserves. What is that game in 2015? See the BTN.com team's picks inside.
Corey Clement seems destined for big things in 2015. We asked the Wisconsin running back to finish seven sentences for us at Big Ten media days in Chicago.
With Camp Rantoul at Illinois in our rear-view mirror, the BTN cruiser chugs west toward Iowa City, Iowa, for Hawkeye camp. See what Tom Dienhart will be watching in Iowa City.
Jeremy Langford and Adrian Amos are ready to make a name for themselves as NFL rookies. BTN.com web editor Sean Merriman has the full story inside this post.
The BTN bus just rolled out of Rantoul, Illinois, and now it’s time to share some fun nuggets I gathered from Illinois’ first fall practice. [ MORE: 5 things Tom Dienhart learned | See our Illinois practice tweets ] Senior RB Josh Ferguson told me after practice that he may split out wide more often as the offense deals with the absence of sophomore WR Mikey Dudek, who is likely out at least until midseason recovering from a knee injury suffered in the spring after a boffo debut in 2014. Tim Beckman told me he’s encouraged by Dudek’s recovery; he