Big Ten lunchtime links
December, 11, 2013
By Brian Bennett | ESPN.com
Two weeks until Christmas. Guess I'd better start shopping.
- Graham Couch looks at Michigan State's 12 steps to Pasadena.
- Wisconsin's Melvin Gordon is exploring his NFL possibilities and appears conflicted about his future.
- There are similarities between the first three years for Jerry Kill and Glenn Mason at Minnesota.
- Purdue got its third commitment for 2014 in the past four days.
- Silver Football finalist Carlos Hyde was a changed man after his suspension this year for Ohio State.
- A junior college defensive lineman switched from Wisconsin to Nebraska.
- Bryce Miller ponders whether Iowa has the best linebackers group in the country.
- Michigan quarterback Devin Gardner is getting some rest for his turf toe injury.
- Illinois coach Tim Beckman plans to retain defensive coordinator Tim Banks despite some shoddy play on that side of the ball.
- Did Penn State meet expectations by going 7-5 in Bill O'Brien's second season?
- Athlon offers its Big Ten awards and all-conference team.
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