1. 2016 Season a Make-or-Break Year for James Franklin at Penn State

    It was two years ago that James Franklin took over as the head coach at Penn State, and like any hiring, his arrival in Happy Valley was met with no shortage of questions...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 8 months ago 12,009 reads 47 comments

  2. Ohio State's Jump to No.1 Recruiting Class Proof You Shouldn't Doubt Urban Meyer

    COLUMBUS, Ohio — As it turns out, reports of Urban Meyer 's demise on the recruiting trail were greatly exaggerated...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 8 months ago 91,521 reads 247 comments

  3. Illinois Announces 10-Year Contract Extension with Nike

    The University of Illinois will continue its long-running partnership with Nike, as the school signed a 10-year extension with the athletic giant on Tuesday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 8 months ago 4,365 reads 7 comments

  4. Binjimen Victor to Ohio State: Buckeyes Land 4-Star WR Prospect

    Few wide receivers in the 2016 class possess a skill set comparable to Binjimen Victor's, which is reason enough for Ohio State fans to get excited that their team secured a commitment ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 8 months ago 29,800 reads 144 comments

  5. Projecting Every Big Ten Team's Quarterback for 2016 Season

    When looking at the landscape of the Big Ten, there may not be a more interesting dynamic in the league than the current state of the conference's quarterbacks...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 8 months ago 30,512 reads 48 comments

  6. Michigan Football: Predicting the Starters for Each Wolverines Position in 2016

    Returning starters are a primary reason the Michigan football program is already a trendy College Football Playoff and Big Ten Championship pick for the 2016 season...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 8 months ago 31,975 reads 75 comments

  7. Ohio State Football: Predicting the Starters for Each Buckeyes Position in 2016

    Urban Meyer and the Ohio State coaching staff will have a lot of work to do this offseason, as the Buckeyes must identify 16 new starters for the 2016 season...

    David Regimbal Written by David Regimbal about 8 months ago 19,386 reads 72 comments

  8. Ohio State Football: 2016 Will Be the Year of the Redshirt Freshman for Buckeyes

    Ohio State's 2015 recruiting class was deep, talented and heralded as one of the best in the country, but of the 25 players who signed last February, only four saw the field for the Buckeyes last season...

    David Regimbal Written by David Regimbal about 8 months ago 28,404 reads 59 comments

  9. The X-Factor of Ohio State Buckeyes' Future on Offense

    COLUMBUS, Ohio — A year ago, there were no shortage of questions surrounding Torrance Gibson. What position will he play? Would the 4-star prospect be able to handle the ...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 8 months ago 24,411 reads 37 comments

  10. Michigan Football: Wolverines' Strengths, Weaknesses Heading into 2016 Offseason

    Heading into the 2016 offseason, the Michigan Wolverines college football program has clear strengths and weaknesses throughout the team on paper...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 8 months ago 20,865 reads 72 comments

  11. Ohio State, Nike Agree to Contract Extension: Latest Details and Comments

    The Ohio State Buckeyes have earned bragging rights on the football field after winning at least 12 games in each of the last four seasons under head coach Urban Meyer and winning ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 months ago 75,180 reads 169 comments

  12. Ohio State's Road Back to College Football Playoff

    COLUMBUS, Ohio — As the confetti fell from University of Phoenix Stadium on Monday night celebrating Alabama's win over Clemson in the College Football Playoff championship ...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 9 months ago 14,395 reads 68 comments

  13. Way-Too-Early 2016 Big Ten Football Power Rankings

    The 2015 Big Ten season is officially in the books and although the conference doesn't once again find itself the home of the defending national champions, it'd be hard to look at the past year as anything but a step forward for the league...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 9 months ago 62,487 reads 372 comments

  14. Michigan Football: 5 Commits with Most Immediate-Impact Potential

    Michigan football's highly rated recruiting class is full of untapped potential, but only a handful of currently committed players are ready to make an instant impact in 2016. Now, expectations should be tempered...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 9 months ago 37,260 reads 65 comments

  15. Ohio State Football: Looking Ahead to the Buckeyes' Brutal 2016 Schedule

    It feels like an annual tradition for fans of other teams to criticize the perceived weakness of Ohio State's schedule, but with the brutal slate that lies ahead of the Buckeyes in 2016, that custom should come to an unceremonious end...

    David Regimbal Written by David Regimbal about 9 months ago 56,291 reads 123 comments

  16. Buckeyes' Status as CFB's Most Valuable Program Proves Urban Meyer's Underpaid

    COLUMBUS, Ohio — The confetti has hardly been cleaned up in Glendale, Arizona, as Alabama still celebrates its 45-40 victory over Clemson to capture the 2015 College Football Playoff Championship...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 9 months ago 12,377 reads 53 comments

  17. 2016 NFL Draft: Ezekiel Elliott Offers Rare Skill Set and Top-10 Value

    As the playoffs advance deeper, more teams and fans are looking to the 2016 NFL draft. It’s the time of year to build hope for next season, and Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliott is one elite player who will be available...

    Ian Wharton Written by Ian Wharton about 9 months ago 16,928 reads 29 comments

  18. Kevin Wilson, Indiana Agree on New Contract: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Indiana Hoosiers and head football coach Kevin Wilson agreed to a new six-year contract worth $15.3 million on Monday. Indiana's official athletics website confirmed the fresh deal through a news release, indicating Wilson would earn $2...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 9 months ago 3,286 reads 7 comments

  19. Michigan's Jim Harbaugh Once Again Prepared to Dominate Offseason

    After a season that's included an unprecedented quarterback controversy at Ohio State, the breaking of Barry Sanders' 27-year-old all-purpose yardage record and seemingly more ...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 9 months ago 27,519 reads 98 comments

  20. Michigan Football: 5 Reasons Why the Wolverines Should Be Optimistic About 2016

    Jim Harbaugh's second season leading the Michigan football program will include an undefeated regular season, Big Ten championship and ultimately a national title. Well, that's what the eternal optimist says...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 9 months ago 15,388 reads 7 comments

  21. Ohio State Football: 5 Reasons Why the Buckeyes Should Be Optimistic About 2016

    Ohio State failed in its quest to defend its title and will have to replace eight starters on both sides of the ball in 2016, but quarterback J.T. Barrett's return and a lot of young talent should have Buckeyes fans excited about 2016...

    David Regimbal Written by David Regimbal about 9 months ago 22,698 reads 69 comments

  22. Jim Harbaugh Reportedly Attempting to Hold Michigan's Spring Practice in Florida

    Michigan Wolverines head football coach Jim Harbaugh is always trying to stay one step ahead of the competition. His latest idea involves holding his team's spring practice out of state in Florida...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 9 months ago 53,992 reads 108 comments

  23. Army Bowl Commit Further Supports Jim Harbaugh's Recruiting Power at Michigan

    SAN ANTONIO — As the first of five commits at the U.S. Army All-American Bowl, 4-star wide receiver Dylan Crawford committed to Michigan over offers from UCLA, Miami and Oregon...

    Damon Sayles Written by Damon Sayles about 9 months ago 70,376 reads 112 comments

  24. Donnie Corley to Michigan State: Spartans Land 4-Star WR Prospect

    Michigan's second-ranked receiver prospect, Donnie Corley, announced he is staying in-state, committing to the Michigan State Spartans following Saturday's Army All-American Bowl, according to Mike Farrell of Rivals...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 9 months ago 11,731 reads 87 comments

  25. Urban Meyer's Plan to Overcome Ohio State's Massive NFL Departures in 2016

    COLUMBUS, Ohio — Having just wrapped up his 14th season as a head coach, Urban Meyer knows better than to compare...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 9 months ago 33,330 reads 92 comments