This week on Big Ten Animated GIF Tuesday we take a closer look at one very important body part in the game of football, and no, it’s not “the foot.” That comes later in the semester. For a look at previous in-depth examination of our Big Ten GIFs, please refer to Week 1, Week 2, Week 3, Week 4, Week 5 and now a family-sized Week 6. By now you know what comes next. That’s right, we are on Twitter, Facebook and YouTube, or Vine and Instagram, too. And Snapchat (bigtennetwork). Here are links to collections of available highlights on Twitter. BTN FAQ: Video highlights on social media
Each Tuesday morning during the Big Ten football season, the 14 Big Ten football coaches hold a Big Ten teleconference with reporters from around the country. We post the audio for each segment of the call here.
President Barack Obama has given his condolences to Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh following the Wolverines' stunning loss to Michigan State.
Still can’t get enough of the wild end to the Michigan State at Michigan game? Jon Solomon of CBSSports.com looked into the history of Wolverine Aussie punter Blake O’Neill. And Solomon unearthed some interesting stuff, as O’Neill’s Australian rules past may have contributed to his last-play fail. *** And then there is this: Mark Dantonio says he missed the postgame handshake with Jim Harbaugh but says no issues loom between them. “It’s one of those things, you’re just not there at the time, but there’s no problems between myself and coach Harbaugh,” Dantonio said Monday morning on WDFN. “I have
As I reach into my Big Ten Mailbag, I find a lot of letters that are Iowa-related. So, let’s roll up our sleeves and have it! It’s mail bag time!
The Big Ten Conference announced the weekly football players of the week on Monday morning. [ MORE: Best of Week 7 | Week 7 scoreboard | Power Rankings | Latest polls | Week 7 picks revisited | Week 7 top performers | What our expert learned | Dienhart: The Mitten State rivalry is back | Twitter: Former Spartans react to winning play | Watch Dantonio, Harbaugh talk wild win | Watch Rutgers win on walk-off FG | Photo: Braxton Miller jersey mix-up | Big Ten standings | Big Ten stats ] See this week’s award winners and watch select video
Illinois and Maryland will wear alternate uniforms for their respective homecoming games in Week 8, the teams announced Monday. [ MORE: Best of Week 7 | Week 7 scoreboard | Power Rankings | Bowl Projections | Mailbag | Latest polls | Week 7 picks revisited | Week 7 award winners | What our expert learned | Dienhart: The Mitten State rivalry is back | Twitter: Former Spartans react to winning play | Read Jim Hackett’s letter to fans | Gerry DiNardo tweets | Photo: Braxton Miller jersey mix-up | Big Ten standings | Big Ten stats ] Nebraska will be
It's time to check on Jerry Palm's latest CBSSports.com bowl projections. And some big changes have taken place.
Still don’t believe what you saw at the end of the Michigan State-Michigan game? Mlive.com has a good breakdown from the snap, to the run, to the celebration. It still takes my breath away. *** The Spartans’ win brings more focus on their visit to Ohio State on Nov. 21 in a showdown of what could be unbeaten teams at the top of the Big Ten East. As Doug Lesmerises of Cleveland.com notes, after seven weeks of leaving doubt as to whether they belonged there, No. 1 Ohio State and No. 7 Michigan State are right where everyone predicted –
The Big Ten loves its trophy games, and the conference's newest one - an unofficial one, at that - received its share of attention this weekend.