Big Ten lunchtime links
April, 25, 2014
By Josh Moyer | ESPN.com
Gonna have some fun/show you how it's done/TGIF.
- The result of Northwestern players' vote on whether to unionize will remain private until the National Labor Relations Board rules whether the players can actually unionize.
- BTN's Tom Dienhart looks at the conference's biggest surprises and disappointments in the NFL draft over the years.
- CBS' Gregg Doyel thinks a statue for Joe Paterno is a bad idea; ESPN's Ivan Maisel believes it's a good one.
- There's plenty at "steak" in the Michigan State spring scrimmage, so here's a closer look at what fans should keep an eye on.
- Center Chad Lindsay might have snubbed Michigan with his transfer to Ohio State, but it's not the end of the world for the Wolverines.
- It's not time to hit the panic button yet on Ohio State's 2015 recruiting class, but the Buckeyes are off to a slow start.
- Randy Edsall's staff at Maryland will make a combined $2.5 million next season, which would have ranked fourth among Big Ten schools in 2013.
- Here's an early breakdown, game by game, of Wisconsin's schedule this year.
- Jamil Pollard thought his football career was over last fall when he suffered what was believed to be a career-ending injury, but he's now back on Rutgers' football field at offensive guard.
- Traditional defensive strategies have undergone some tweaking from Iowa's staff, and that has only helped propel the Hawkeyes to success.
Stopping Braxton Miller
Stopping Braxton Miller
ESPN's Adam Rittenberg spoke to several defensive players at Big Ten media days to get a sense of what makes Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller such a challenge to stop on the field, and what - if anything - they can do to slow him down.
BUCKEYENATION RECRUITING NEWS
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2014 Big Ten STANDINGS
BIG TEN SCOREBOARD
7:00 PM ET Eastern Illinois Minnesota 10:00 PM ET Rutgers Washington State
8:30 AM ET Penn State UCF 12:00 PM ET Youngstown State Illinois 12:00 PM ET Indiana State Indiana 12:00 PM ET Northern Iowa Iowa 12:00 PM ET Appalachian State Michigan 12:00 PM ET Ohio State Navy 12:00 PM ET Western Michigan Purdue 3:30 PM ET James Madison Maryland 3:30 PM ET Florida Atlantic Nebraska 3:30 PM ET California Northwestern 9:00 PM ET Wisconsin LSU