Big Ten Football: Friday Morning One-Liners

Sean MartinCorrespondent ISeptember 17, 2010

MADISON, WI - SEPTEMBER 26: Kirk Cousins #8 of the Michigan State Spartans motions on the line against the Wisconsin Badgers on September 26, 2009 at Camp Randall Stadium in Madison, Wisconsin. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)
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Here is what Illinois defensive coordinator Vic Koenning said when he first spoke with his defense this past offseason: “[Y]ou're going to do what I need you to do, and bottom line, if you don't like it, there's the door."

Here is a good look into Indiana’s weekend opponent, Western Kentucky, and the Hilltoppers’ head coach Willie Taggart.

Ricky Stanzi’s success at Iowa is highlighted in this nice article.

It’s no surprise that Iowa’s meeting with Arizona will be the Hawkeyes’ toughest road game of the year.

Michigan has used temporary lights for home night games, but after a $1.8 million project, Wolverines fans will have permanent lights.

What has Michigan State quarterback Kirk Cousins been using as motivation for this weekend’s game against Notre Dame?

Current USC head coach Lane Kiffin once interviewed for the Minnesota head coaching job.

How is Northwestern quarterback Dan Persa transitioning to the starting role? Uh, pretty damn well, I would say.

There is a slight chance that Ohio State could be without starting safety CJ Barnett for this weekend’s game against Ohio University.

Slideshow: Penn State head coach Joe Paterno is looking for his 400th career win this year.

Purdue has a defensive end with NFL aspirations.

In order for their game against Arizona State to go smoothly, No. 11 Wisconsin’s tempo needs to be perfect.