1. 5 Years Later, Ohio State Tatgate Scandal Looks Like a Blessing for the Buckeyes

    COLUMBUS, Ohio — A half-decade before Baylor dominated this past weekend's news cycle with a barrage of firings and hirings, Ohio State was responsible for college football's seemingly annual Memorial Day news dump...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 1 month ago 35,807 reads 109 comments

  2. Big Ten Q&A: Who's the B1G's Most Dominant Wide Receiver?

    The dead period of the college football offseason is well upon us, but the Big Ten shouldn't stay quiet for long...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 1 month ago 18,661 reads 139 comments

  3. Ohio State Football Recruiting: Can OSU Raid Texas and Steal Its Top Talent?

    Ohio State has taken a more national approach with its recruiting under Urban Meyer , and as the 2017 cycle nears the critical summer season, it's clear that the coaching staff is trying to raid the talent-rich state of Texas...

    David Regimbal Written by David Regimbal about 1 month ago 11,051 reads 36 comments

  4. Michigan Football: Former Top Recruits Who Will Finally Shine in 2016

    Recruiting classes spark hopes of a bright future, but some former highly regarded prospects haven't yet made a significant impact for the Michigan football program. In some cases, though, that will change in 2016...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 1 month ago 17,302 reads 27 comments

  5. Michigan's 2016 Defense Could Be One of College Football's Best Ever

    Speaking to reporters following one of the final practices of Michigan's spring, Jourdan Lewis wasn't shy about sharing the expectations he has for the Wolverines defense in 2016...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 1 month ago 29,075 reads 145 comments

  6. Michigan Football: 5 Toughest QBs Wolverines Will Face in 2016

    Although Michigan will likely field one of the nation's stingiest defenses in 2016, that feisty unit will encounter several tough quarterbacks during the regular season...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 1 month ago 4,492 reads 7 comments

  7. 5-Star Michigan QB Commit Dylan McCaffrey Opens Up on Recruiting for Wolverines

    EL SOBRANTE , California — One of the main attractions at the Oakland Nike Elite 11 Regional camp over the weekend was 5-star quarterback and current Michigan pledge Dylan McCaffrey ...

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  8. Every Big Ten Team's Best 2016 Heisman Candidate

    The start of the 2016 college football season is still more than three months away, but no matter the time of year, fans are always paying attention to the race for the sport's most prestigious award...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 1 month ago 19,908 reads 121 comments

  9. Ohio State Football: Former Top Recruits Who Will Finally Shine in 2016

    Few coaches and programs can recruit at the consistently high level that Urban Meyer has reached at Ohio State, and with five consecutive top-seven recruiting classes, there's blue chip talent at every level of the Buckeyes depth chart...

    David Regimbal Written by David Regimbal about 1 month ago 12,946 reads 23 comments

  10. Overlooked or Overrated? Ohio State Is College Football's Great Unknown in 2016

    COLUMBUS, Ohio — Between the loss of nearly a starting lineup's worth of NFL talent, but the return of arguably the Big Ten's best player and one of college football's winningest ...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 1 month ago 15,980 reads 67 comments

  11. Power Ranking Toughest Big Ten Football Environments to Play In

    The college football season is just over three months away and certain games on the 2016 slate are already beginning to stand out...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 1 month ago 28,963 reads 117 comments

  12. Ohio State Football: 5 Toughest QBs Buckeyes Will Face in 2016

    The Ohio State football team will be challenged by a number of elite teams this fall, headlined by Oklahoma on the road in Week 3, but the Buckeyes won't have to defend an elite group of quarterbacks...

    David Regimbal Written by David Regimbal about 1 month ago 3,054 reads 1 comments

  13. Big Ten Q&A: Who's the B1G's Best NFL Quarterback Prospect?

    Can you hear it? No, you probably can't. At least not in Big Ten country, where college football has officially hit the annual doldrums of its offseason...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 1 month ago 15,177 reads 162 comments

  14. Ohio State Football: 3 Recruits Who Would Be Perfect Fits for Buckeyes Defense

    Ohio State already has seven elite defenders in its No. 1-ranked recruiting class , highlighted by 5-star cornerback Shaun Wade ...

    David Regimbal Written by David Regimbal about 1 month ago 9,467 reads 37 comments

  15. Jim Harbaugh's NFL Connection Remains Michigan Football's Best Recruiting Weapon

    Brandon Peters didn't care about satellite camps. He went to one near his hometown of Avon, Indiana, but only after he had already committed to Michigan months earlier, so it never really factored much into his recruitment...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 1 month ago 13,071 reads 76 comments

  16. Jim Harbaugh's Biggest Challenges for Michigan in 2016

    Jim Harbaugh has championship aspirations for the 2016 Michigan football team, and outside expectations are the same. While that specifically is the greatest challenge, "win" is vague...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 1 month ago 12,009 reads 49 comments

  17. Why Urban Meyer and Jim Harbaugh Have More in Common Than You'd Think

    Leaving last year's Big Ten kickoff luncheon in Chicago, one image in particular stuck with me. And with all due respect to Joshua Perry, Nate Sudfeld and the overcooked grilled ...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 1 month ago 12,986 reads 241 comments

  18. Biggest Challenges Facing Urban Meyer and Ohio State in 2016

    Urban Meyer was supposed to have one of the easiest jobs in college football last year, fueled by a loaded roster that returned seven starters on each side of the ball from a team ...

    David Regimbal Written by David Regimbal about 1 month ago 8,950 reads 73 comments

  19. Has Jim Harbaugh Taken Satellite Camps Too Far?

    As of Monday, the number of publicly announced satellite camps Michigan had planned for next month sat at a robust 34, according to a list compiled by Mark Snyder of The Detroit Free Press ...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 1 month ago 9,213 reads 153 comments

  20. Kevin Williams Transfers to Michigan St.: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Michigan State Spartans added some depth to their defensive line with the announcement Monday that former Nebraska defensive tackle Kevin Williams will be joining the program.   Williams will be a graduate transfer with one season of eligibility...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 1 month ago 8,729 reads 14 comments

  21. Michigan Football: Early Grades for 2017 Recruiting Class

    Jim Harbaugh and the Michigan football coaching staff are off to a respectable start in the 2017 recruiting cycle, holding 12 verbal commitments. The Wolverines own the No...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 1 month ago 22,575 reads 37 comments

  22. Ohio State Football: Early Grades for 2017 Recruiting Class

    Ohio State burst out of the gate and surged to the head of the pack in the 2017 recruiting cycle, and with 13 verbal pledges already in the fold, Urban Meyer and the Buckeyes have a strong grip on the country's No...

    David Regimbal Written by David Regimbal about 1 month ago 8,333 reads 6 comments

  23. Every Big Ten Team's Top 2017 NFL Draft Prospect

    The 2016 NFL draft has come and gone, meaning the attention of fans and analysts alike is already turning toward next year's selection show...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 1 month ago 17,748 reads 47 comments

  24. Russell Wilson Gives Commencement Speech at Wisconsin, Joins 'Jump Around' Dance

    Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson spent just one season with the University of Wisconsin's football team, but he made it count...

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  25. Ohio State Football: 3 Recruits Who Would Be Perfect Fits for Buckeyes Offense

    Head coach Urban Meyer has Ohio State at the top of the college football recruiting world with 2017's No...

    David Regimbal Written by David Regimbal about 1 month ago 9,525 reads 18 comments