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.
Ohio State's Toughness
BIG TEN SCOREBOARD
Final Central Michigan 48 Western Kentucky 49 Final Fresno State 6 Rice 30
Final Nevada 3 Louisiana-Lafayette 16 Final Utah State 21 UTEP 6 Final 22 Utah 45 Colorado State 10 Final Western Michigan 24 Air Force 38 Final South Alabama 28 Bowling Green 33
Final Marshall 52 Northern Illinois 23 Final Navy 17 San Diego State 16
1:00 PM ET Illinois Louisiana Tech 4:30 PM ET Rutgers North Carolina 8:00 PM ET North Carolina State UCF
1:00 PM ET Cincinnati Virginia Tech 2:00 PM ET 15 Arizona State Duke 3:30 PM ET Miami (FL) South Carolina 4:30 PM ET Boston College Penn State 8:00 PM ET Nebraska 24 USC
2:00 PM ET Texas A&M West Virginia 5:30 PM ET Oklahoma 17 Clemson 9:00 PM ET Arkansas Texas
3:00 PM ET Notre Dame 23 LSU 6:30 PM ET 13 Georgia 21 Louisville 10:00 PM ET Maryland Stanford
12:30 PM ET 9 Ole Miss 6 TCU 4:00 PM ET 20 Boise State 10 Arizona 8:00 PM ET 7 Mississippi State 12 Georgia Tech
12:00 PM ET 19 Auburn 18 Wisconsin 12:30 PM ET 8 Michigan State 5 Baylor 1:00 PM ET 16 Missouri 25 Minnesota 5:00 PM ET 2 Oregon 3 Florida State 8:30 PM ET 1 Alabama 4 Ohio State
12:00 PM ET Houston Pittsburgh 3:20 PM ET Iowa Tennessee 6:45 PM ET 11 Kansas State 14 UCLA 10:15 PM ET Washington Oklahoma State