Second-year Maryland coach DJ Durkin took the fast-rising Terps through a quick-paced practice on Monday. BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart shares five things he learned inside.
BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart hosted a Facebook Live with Maryland offensive linemen Derwin Gray and Damian Prince, who gave a tutorial on pass and run blocking, during Monday's visit to the Terrapins practice.
There might not be a program in the Big Ten with a brighter future than Maryland, coming off a bowl trip in DJ Durkin’s debut followed by a monster recruiting class. But work remains to be done if Maryland wants to move up the pecking order in the rugged Big Ten East.
During our annual BTN bus tour stop in Columbus, Ohio, on Saturday, BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart teamed up with Parris Campbell for a tutorial on punt returning.
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Some fun observations from today’s Ohio State practice. [ MORE: Dienhart: 5 things I learned at Ohio State fall practice ] Most impressive player: Sam Hubbard. The defensive end is a load off the edge who often caused issues in drills. He looks ready for a big season on a loaded OSU defensive front. Top specimen: DE Jalyn Holmes should be the first guy off the bus. He looks even bigger than his listed 6-5, 270 pounds. And he’s very quick, too. Loudest coach: This is tie between cornerbacks coach Kerry Coombs and offensive line coach Greg
This Ohio State squad is loaded with top talent across the board and is the pick of most to win the Big Ten and return to the College Football Playoff for a second year in a row.
Expectations always are big in Columbus. But when Urban Meyer said at Big Ten media days that this edition of the Buckeyes was his most talented yet … well, big things could be coming in 2017. Here are five things Tom Dienhart will watch at Ohio State practice.
The BTN bus tour made its first stop Friday, visiting Indiana practice. New coach Tom Allen inherits a team that has gone to bowls in consecutive seasons. There are some holes to fill, but this roster has enough juice to return to the postseason.
There's a lot of excitement in Bloomington, as the Tom Allen era begins. Unlike in recent years, defense looks to be the strength of this IU squad, as the back seven looks strong. The offense is loaded with skill, but questions loom up front.
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.