Happy Friday! In today's spin around the Big Ten headlines, we look at Purdue's impressive road win. Plus, Michigan football starts practice and all eyes are on the QBs. Speaking of QBs, why didn't Athlon include any Big Ten names on that "10 QBs on the rise" list? Dive in and click around.
There is a growing buzz around the idea to make freshmen students ineligible to play football and men's basketball, and that buzz stems from recent reports that several conferences - including the Big Ten - want to discuss the idea.
We're rolling team-by-team Big Ten football stories over the next few weeks. Here's a look at Minnesota's spring preview.
In Thursday's Big Ten links, we take a look at Thursday's Indiana-Purdue game as well as an interesting profile of Time Miles in a season of disappointments for Nebraska. Also, the Big Ten has a number of players at the NFL Combine. Dive for more.
Stefon Diggs showed off his outstanding athletic ability numerous times during his playing career at Maryland. Now, as the wide receiver prospect prepares for the NFL Draft, he is wowing people with his athletic skills once again. Diggs recently posted a video to Instagram of him making several incredible one-handed catches. The video, which shows Diggs reaching out and leaping up to snag passes, is rather impressive. Diggs is projected as a mid-round pick in the upcoming NFL Draft.
New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick paid the Hoosiers basketball team a visit during Tuesday's practice.
We're rolling team-by-team Big Ten football stories over the next few weeks. Here's a look at Michigan State's spring preview.
Thought I didn't have it. I guess I still do @carislevert @dw10_ A video posted by Devin Funchess (@dfunch) on Feb 15, 2015 at 7:41am PST Devin Funchess flashed his athletic prowess numerous times during his Michigan career. The tight end-turned-wide receiver boasts ups that often led coaches, teammates, opponents, announcers, beat writers and fans to rave about his athleticism. A couple days after the NBA dunk contest, Funchess posted a video to Instagram of him dunking. The video, which features Funchess throwing down a powerful one-handed dunk in slow motion and getting his head above the rim on another
We're rolling team-by-team Big Ten football stories over the next few weeks. Here's a look at Michigan's spring preview.
Ice fishing today with Coach Sherels and most of the linebackers. Just so yall know I'm the fish whisperer ❄️❄️🐠🐟🐠🐟 pic.twitter.com/iaI9q8BMU2 — Everett Williams™ (@Everett2Dreaded) February 15, 2015 There’s no ice fishing in Mansfield, Texas. That hasn’t seemed to impact Minnesota linebacker Everett Williams’ ice fishing abilities. The Texas native and Minnesota freshman linebacker has taken to the frigid sport, to the point that he referred to himself as a “the fish whisperer” in a recent tweet. Williams and teammates joined linebacker coach Mike Sherels, who played for the Gophers from 2003-07, for a recent ice fishing and team bonding