Big Ten lunch links
July, 22, 2014
By Mitch Sherman | ESPN.com
Oppressive heat returns to the Midwest. Must be almost time for the start of football practice.
- Josh Ferguson’s role in the Illinois offense must continue to grow.
- Previewing the Indiana special teams.
- Who has the Big Ten’s best uniforms?
- An Iowa season preview.
- Clemson coach Dabo Swinney responds to the recent interesting comments made by Maryland’s Randy Edsall.
- Ten important Rutgers players this year.
- James Franklin gets to work on collecting pledges for the 2016 Penn State class. Breaking down the importance of road games for the Nittany Lions.
- A look at Michigan State’s talented defensive front four; its group of running backs, led by Jeremy Langford; and the Spartan receivers.
- Who’s got the better run defense, Michigan State or Ohio State? Depth-chart predictions for the Buckeyes.
- A Texas linebacker accepts a scholarship offer from Minnesota.
- Where does Wisconsin fit in a ranking of opponents on the LSU schedule?
- Fireworks at halftime are not the solution for Michigan, says Joshua Henschke.
- Fourteen notable statistics for Nebraska in 2014. A linemen out of Florida’s IMG Academy, the son of a former Notre Dame star, commits to the Huskers.
- Northwestern’s Matt Frazier eyes the starting job at right guard.
- In case you missed it last week, six Big Ten teams made Forbes’ list of the 25 priciest tickets on the secondary market.
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BIG TEN SCOREBOARD
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
6:00 PM ET Marshall Northern Illinois 9:30 PM ET Navy San Diego State
12:00 PM ET Central Michigan Western Kentucky 8:00 PM ET Fresno State Rice
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