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Video: Big Ten interviews from NFL Combine

BTN’s Rosevelt Colvin and Russ Lande were in Indianapolis tracking the Big Ten players who participated in the 2013 NFL Combine leading up to the NFL Draft in April. See a full gallery of Big Ten players in action and watch our collection of interviews with a handful of the Big Ten players. Watch all of the available interviews below. Purdue’s Josh Johnson talks with Colvin. *** Iowa’s Micah Hyde talks with Lande. *** Colvin talks with Illinois’ Michael Buchanan. *** Lande talks with Illinois’ Akeem Spence. *** Colvin talks with Penn State’s Michael Mauti. *** Colvin talks with Minnesota’s

Report: Illini DE Michael Buchanan breaks jaw

Illinois defensive end Michael Buchanan suffered a broken jaw in a Champaign area altercation and is expected to miss a couple weeks of training time, Bob Asmussen of┬áreports. Buchanan’s jaw is wired shut and the team is investigating the injury. A season ago, Buchanan tallied 7.5 sacks en route to earning second-team All-Big Ten honors. [IlliniHQ,com: Buchanan suffers broken jaw] [ Illini DE Buchanan has broken jaw] To make matters worse, the senior also recently had his wisdom teeth removed. “He’ll get himself ready and he’ll get himself right,” Illinois coach Tim Beckman told Asmussen.