1. Michigan Football: Ranking the Hardest Games of the 2016 Schedule

    An early look at Michigan football's 2016 schedule bodes well for the Wolverines' hopes of competing for a national title...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 3 months ago 14,368 reads 90 comments

  2. Why Lovie Smith Will Be the Big Ten West's Jim Harbaugh

    Despite all of the excitement in Champaign that accompanied his hiring, it didn't take long for the elephant in the room to make an appearance during Lovie Smith's introductory press conference as Illinois' new head coach on Monday...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 3 months ago 11,580 reads 43 comments

  3. Ohio State Football: Evaluating the Buckeyes' Most Important Position Battles

    Ohio State officially kicked off its spring practice on Tuesday, and Urban Meyer set out on the enormous task of replacing the 16 starters he lost from last year's team...

    David Regimbal Written by David Regimbal about 3 months ago 1,245 reads 0 comments

  4. Urban Meyer Prepping Ohio State for an Under-the-Radar Spring

    COLUMBUS, Ohio — Fourteen minutes and 32 seconds. That's how long it took for Urban Meyer to be asked about his quarterback and arguably the most important player on his roster, J...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 3 months ago 10,012 reads 55 comments

  5. Lovie Smith Will Make Illinois an Instant Contender in the Big Ten West

    When Josh Whitman announced the firing of head football coach Bill Cubit less than a day into his reign as Illinois' new athletic director, two theories seemed to prevail when it came to the untimely move...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 3 months ago 41,223 reads 99 comments

  6. Michigan Football Week 1 Spring Practice Report

    Head coach Jim Harbaugh took the Michigan football team to Bradenton, Florida, for the first week of spring practice, and plenty of news emerged from IMG Academy...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 3 months ago 21,337 reads 74 comments

  7. Ohio State Football: Ranking the Hardest Games of the 2016 Schedule

    The Ohio State Buckeyes have been criticized recently for a perceived weakness in its strength of schedule, particularly in nonconference play, as headliners Cal (2012-13) and Virginia Tech (2014-15) failed to live up to the hype...

    David Regimbal Written by David Regimbal about 3 months ago 13,721 reads 46 comments

  8. Illinois Head Coach Search: Latest News, Rumors, Speculation on Vacant Position

    A tumultuous time for the University of Illinois football program may have a promising ending as the athletic department opens its search for a new head coach. Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 months ago 81,928 reads 164 comments

  9. Bill Cubit Fired by Illinois: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    The University of Illinois announced the dismissal of head football coach Bill Cubit on Saturday following one year as the program's interim boss...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 24,815 reads 63 comments

  10. Shilique Calhoun Among the Best, and Safest, Pass-Rushers in 2016 NFL Draft

    In NFL draft discussions, there’s occasionally a rift between a player perceived as "safe" and a player who has "upside...

    Eric Galko Written by Eric Galko about 3 months ago 13,285 reads 23 comments

  11. Michigan Football: Wolverines Who Could Surprise People This Spring

    Spring practice regularly brings a handful of breakout performers, and the Michigan football team will be looking for players to fill some of the final remaining projected openings...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 3 months ago 20,895 reads 63 comments

  12. Big Ten Football Q&A: Will Ohio State or Michigan Be Better in 2016?

    Spring practice in the Big Ten is already underway for three teams, and by this time next week, no fewer than 10 of the conference's 14 teams will find themselves on the practice field...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 3 months ago 29,709 reads 256 comments

  13. The Case for and Against Ohio State to Make a National Title Run in 2016

    The Ohio State Buckeyes were the runaway favorite to win a second consecutive College Football Playoff National Championship last year, but they stumbled down the stretch against the Michigan State Spartans and fell short of repeating...

    David Regimbal Written by David Regimbal about 3 months ago 1,002 reads 1 comments

  14. Big Ten Football: Ranking the Conference's Best Rivalries

    The offseason is in full swing, but in college football especially, rivalries never stop. Whether it's battles on the recruiting trail, subtweeting between head coaches or extra ...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 3 months ago 23,768 reads 284 comments

  15. The Case for and Against Michigan to Make a National Title Run in 2016

    During the course of the 2016 football offseason, the Michigan Wolverines will be a popular choice in projections to make a run at the national title...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 3 months ago 24,634 reads 117 comments

  16. Jabrill Peppers' Move to Linebacker Will Only Help His 2016 Heisman Hopes

    As the Michigan football team took the field for its first spring practice session in Bradenton, Florida, on Monday, it wasn't the Wolverines quarterbacks, their new Nike jerseys ...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 3 months ago 29,805 reads 74 comments

  17. Ohio State Football: Can Buckeyes Make NFL Draft History After Combine Takeover?

    Ohio State absolutely dominated the NFL Scouting Combine—sending a nation-leading 14 participants to Indianapolis over the weekend—and the event could be a springboard to a historic draft for the Buckeyes...

    David Regimbal Written by David Regimbal about 3 months ago 1,265 reads 1 comments

  18. Michigan Gaining Momentum with Top California Recruits

    Confirmation of the Michigan Wolverines' continued re-emergence as a national brand in college football can be found far from Ann Arbor in the form of interested West Coast recruits...

    Tyler  Donohue Written by Tyler Donohue about 3 months ago 27,046 reads 86 comments

  19. How NFL Hopeful Darron Lee Became Perfect Recruiting Tool for Ohio State

    COLUMBUS, Ohio — Four years ago, Darron Lee showed up for the start of Ohio State's summer camp with something to prove. And then he had to show up again. And again. And again...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 3 months ago 16,465 reads 33 comments

  20. Joey Bosa Unleashes Twitter Rant About People Stalking His Old Tweets

    Joey Bosa does not find the digging up of his old tweets to be amusing. On Monday, the Ohio State Buckeyes star defensive end and top 2016 NFL draft prospect sounded off on a group ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 3 months ago 203,812 reads 323 comments

  21. Ohio State Football: 2016 NFL Combine Results for Former Buckeyes

    Ohio State was the headlining school at the NFL combine, leading the country with an incredible 14 participants in Indianapolis last week...

    David Regimbal Written by David Regimbal about 3 months ago 2,068 reads 0 comments

  22. Michigan Football: 2016 NFL Combine Results for Former Wolverines Stars

    Two former players with the Michigan football program took part in the 2016 NFL Scouting Combine, and each one earned respectable test results...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 3 months ago 12,447 reads 24 comments

  23. Ranking Every Big Ten Football Team's Defense Heading into Spring Practice

    Spring practice is already underway in the Big Ten—at least for a few teams—which means that it's officially time to start looking ahead to the 2016 season...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 3 months ago 22,752 reads 144 comments

  24. Urban Meyer Discusses Ezekiel Elliott's Skill Set, Michigan State Comments

    With running back Ezekiel Elliott looking to land in the first round of the 2016 NFL draft, Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer commented on the 2015 College Football Playoff Championship Offensive MVP Saturday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 3 months ago 24,788 reads 33 comments

  25. Workout Warrior Jason Spriggs Has Tools to Be an NFL Franchise Left Tackle

    Despite being a four-year starter in the Big Ten, possessing an ideal 6'5" build and garnering second-team All-Big Ten honors his senior season, Indiana’s Jason Spriggs hadn’t ...

    Eric Galko Written by Eric Galko about 3 months ago 2,035 reads 0 comments