R.J. Shelton enters the 2016 season as Michigan State's leading returning receiver. Lean more about Shelton in this post.
When discussing the Big Ten’s most freakish athletes, Jabrill Peppers and Saquon Barkley’s names enter the discussion early on. Not only can the do-it-all Michigan linebacker and athletic Penn State running back drop jaws every fall Saturday, but they can do some impressive work in the weight room. Bruce Feldman knows this, and the FOXSports.com columnist included both Big Ten standout in his popular annual “Freaks” post. Peppers comes in at No. 10 and Barkley at No. 9 in Feldman’s top 20 list. Here’s a portion of what the columnist says about both players: No. 10 Jabrill Peppers. A former
First images of Michigan-Jordan merchandise being released today. Partnership starts 8/1 for football & basketball pic.twitter.com/8Cop0wBHhy — Darren Rovell (@darrenrovell) July 20, 2016 How excited are Michigan fans for the school’s official deal with Nike/Jordan brand? Simple answer: VERY excited! Nike is set to become the Wolverines’ official athletic footwear, apparel and equipment provider beginning on Aug. 1. Images of the new Nike and Jordan-themed Michigan apparel are starting to trickle out. Check out the photo at the top of the post. Michigan’s football and basketball programs will be outfitted by “Jumpman” Jordan Brand gear, while all other Michigan sports
Who's got it better than Michigan? Nobody, at least that's what Jim Harbaugh and Michigan fans will tell you. Harbaugh pounds the message into your head in a recent rap video.
Denzel Valentine hit a buzzer-beater to force overtime and hit another buzzer-beater in overtime to send the Chicago Bulls past the Minnesota Timberwolves, 84-82, in the NBA Summer League championship game Monday night.
Pokemon GO this, Pokemon GO that. The game, released earlier this month, has the world abuzz. It also has millions of players walking all over, everywhere, in hot pursuit of more than a hundred species of Pokemon.
The 2016 ESPY Awards took place Wednesday night in Los Angeles. The annual awards ceremony was filled with memorable moments, including a touching speech from TNT analyst Craig Sager, who was honored with this year’s Jimmy V award. In honor of the ESPY Awards, I went ahead and made up a Big Ten-themed award list of my own, honoring the top performances of the past academic sports year in Big Ten athletics. Here is what I got. Did I miss one? Tweet me your thoughts, @BTNSean. All opinions welcomed! BIG TEN AWARD WINNERS Best Male Athlete: Denzel Valentine, Michigan State
It’s that time of year when fun-filled college football lists flow through your Twitter timeline like running water. Tuesday, Sports Illustrated finalist its list of the Top 100 Players in College Football. A total of 16 Big Ten players were included on the list, highlighted by Michigan CB/LB Jabrill Peppers at No. 5 and Iowa’s DB Desmond King at No. 7 overall. Michigan defensive back Jourdan Lewis (14) and Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett round out the list of Big Ten players in the Top 20. Who get’s your vote for the top Big Ten player this year? Tweet me
College football fans can always rely on Reddit for a fun-filled football article every couple of months.
Tim Duncan played 19 seasons, won five NBA titles, and never missed the postseason. The all-time NBA great officially called it a career Monday. See how former Big Ten stars reacted to the news inside.