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Tuesday, August 27, 2013
Big Ten lunchtime links
By Chantel Jennings
It's not as though there is a ton of marquee games for Big Ten teams this weekend. But, it's football. Real. Live. Football.
Ohio State is
ready to make it count
after a long fall camp, writes Bill Rabinowitz. Historian Jack Park
looks back at past streaks
for OSU football. The Buckeyes'
2015 class picked up its first commitment
, and his nickname is Superman.
success will be measured by its offensive line
. Detroit Free Press writer Mark Snyder gives his
. Photos from
the Wolverines' first Monday news conference
of the season. Michigan and Michigan State are both
hoping to reach new heights
this season, from Bob Wojnowski.
Pat Fitzgerald doesn't want
last season to be an anomaly
for NU football. Podcast with the
Chicago Tribune's Teddy Greenstein
on the Cal-Northwestern game.
Lynn "Pappy" Waldorf was a coaching legend
at both Northwestern and Cal.
gave up 214 points in its four losses
last season. Bo Pelini isn't a stats guy, but he knows the
turnover margin is one important number
a scary skill set for opponents
, writes Jon Nyatawa.
Gary Andersen released
a Wisconsin depth chart, but expect plenty of changes
. And the coach is making
no extra fuss over the starting QB
. What to expect out of
the Badger defense in week one
Mark Dantonio is pleased with
how selfish each of his quarterbacks has been
through fall camp. The Spartans' slogan
"Chase It" could define this team
, writes Joe Rexrode.
Penn State's first opponent
Bill O'Brien awarded scholarships
to five walk ons. The minor league baseball team in State College is
giving away Bill O'Brien bobbleheads
on Wednesday night.
has made major strides
and is ready to contribute in his final season. The Daily Gophers' staff makes
renovations to its stadium
that it hopes increase the gameday experiences. Three days from the opener and
IU still doesn't have a starting QB
quick take on the Purdue depth chart
against Cincinnati. The
Purdue-Cincinnati game is a sellout
according to Cincy's athletic department. So if you're missing that but really want to see Purdue football this season,
you can buy $2 tickets to the Purdue Iowa game
hopes to continue the growth
he has displayed at Purdue.
Korean kindergarteners are
taught the Iowa fight song
and it's pretty darn cute.
Illinois coordinators will coach from the sidelines
this season. An
Illinois football roundtable
from Writing Illini. Video of
Beckman's news conference