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The second installment in our four-part Big Ten football preview series asks a beat writer from every school for his/her team’s most underrated player.
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The first installment of our four-part Big Ten football preview series asks a beat writer from every school for his/her team’s potential breakout player. See their picks inside.
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The Big Ten lost Ohio State’s Devin Smith, its 2014 Big Ten receiving TD leader, to the NFL, but plenty of playmakers return. See our panel’s predictions for the 2015 leader.
Indiana’s Nate Sudfeld and Ohio State’s Joshua Perry each delivered a speech at the annual Big Ten Kickoff Luncheon in Chicago. Watch both Sudfeld’s and Perry’s speeches in this post. On Saturday, BTN will air a Kickoff Luncheon Special at 7 p.m. ET, hosted by Dave Revsine.
When BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart asked Big Ten commissioner Jim Delany for the biggest challenge ahead, Delany pointed to the “sweet spot” for student-athlete that balances the educational experience and the rich athletic experience. But that’s just one of several challenges, including the new game scheduling outlines.