The day started dark and rainy, but the skies cleared in Iowa City for what turned out to be a glorious Monday. Here are some fun takes from an intense and hard-hitting practice.
The BTN bus tour hit Iowa practice Monday morning, and BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart offers five things he learned inside.
The BTN bus tour visited Iowa practice Monday morning. After practice, Iowa linebacker Bo Bower joined BTN.com senior editor Tom Dienhart for a Facebook Live. Bower, while donning Snapchat glasses, walked us through a defensive drill. Watch the Facebook Live below, and check out the footage from the Snapchat glasses at the bottom of the post. Somehow @HawkeyeFootball's Bo Bower didn't break our Snapchat glasses while going through tackling drills. 😅🕶 pic.twitter.com/BiB3JduEcQ — Big Ten Network (@BigTenNetwork) August 14, 2017
After a day off, the BTN bus tour will be visiting Iowa practice on Monday. Here is what BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart will be watching.
The 2017 BTN bus tour is underway, starting today at Indiana practice and coming to a close Wednesday, Aug. 23, at Northwestern. The 14-stop trek across the Big Ten footprint will span 20 days, and include countless hours on the bus and at practice.
It’s August. And that means just one thing: The college football season is closer. Anticipation builds as pundits pontificate on what they think will unfold. I checked in with one of BTN’s top analysts, former Iowa quarterback Chuck Long, to get his views on a variety of subjects.
Rutgers will be a Homecoming opponent three times, more than any other school as the Scarlet Knights play at Nebraska, at Michigan and at Penn State. Illinois, Indiana, Maryland and Michigan will be Homecoming foes two times apiece. Iowa, Minnesota, Michigan State, Nebraska, Northwestern and Ohio State are not Homecoming foes.
Big Ten and ShooWin have again partnered to give thousands of real fans the opportunity to lock in face value tickets to the 2017 Big Ten Championship game before the season even starts. How? Learn more.
Ask any coach, and he’ll tell you: It’s not who you play, it’s when you play them. And if you’re playing a series of hot teams in succession, it could torpedo your season. Having typed that, here are seven of the toughest stretches of games Big Ten teams must play.
The Big Ten's best players were in Chicago on Monday and Tuesday for 2017 Big Ten Football Media Days. As BTN.com does every year, we conducted a player survey that included a respondent from all 14 schools.