1. Big Ten Football: 10 Best Seniors for 2016

    Spring practice is in full gear in Big Ten country, and while the makeup of every team is different each year, most are still determining who to lean on for leadership on their rosters...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 4 months ago 28,731 reads 93 comments

  2. Ohio State Football: Biggest Storylines so Far This Offseason

    At this time last year, Ohio State was in the midst of a busy offseason that included the surprising return of quarterback Cardale Jones and a trip to the White House to meet President Obama...

    David Regimbal Written by David Regimbal about 4 months ago 11,956 reads 21 comments

  3. Ohio State Football Week 1 Spring Practice Report

    COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State's first week of spring practice is in the books, and this year's session has already proved to be quieter for the Buckeyes than its predecessor...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 4 months ago 16,634 reads 21 comments

  4. Michigan Football Week 2 Spring Practice Report

    The second week of Michigan football's spring practice was back in Ann Arbor, which meant exponentially less attention compared to the weeklong " circus " in Florida. Plus, as is typical, head coach Jim Harbaugh closed workouts to the media...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 4 months ago 24,037 reads 42 comments

  5. Big Ten Football Coaches Facing the Toughest Tasks This Spring

    Ohio State's quest to replace an incredible 16 starters, Michigan State's journey back from its blowout playoff loss and Michigan's search for its next great quarterback highlight a busy spring for the Big Ten...

    David Regimbal Written by David Regimbal about 4 months ago 15,400 reads 73 comments

  6. Ohio State Pro Day 2016: Live Results for Braxton Miller, Ezekiel Elliott, More

    COLUMBUS, Ohio — With a nation-high 14 players invited to last month's NFL Scouting Combine, Ohio State knew it was in for a special day in what Urban Meyer called an "unprecedented" pro day...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 5 months ago 24,615 reads 100 comments

  7. Ohio State Football: Ranking Buckeyes' Top 5 Recruiting Targets for 2017

    When national signing day is in the books for the 2017 recruiting cycle, the Ohio State Buckeyes could have as many as six 5-star recruits in the fold. The Buckeyes currently have a stranglehold on the nation's No...

    David Regimbal Written by David Regimbal about 5 months ago 11,669 reads 25 comments

  8. Big Ten Football Q&A: Who's the Best New Quarterback in the B1G?

    Spring football is in full gear, an unprecedented pro day is getting set to begin, Jim Harbaugh is gaining allies in Florida and Illinois has a new head coach. In other words, it's just another typical week in the Big Ten...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 5 months ago 39,139 reads 100 comments

  9. Jim Harbaugh Proposes Judge Judy's Supreme Court Nomination to President Obama

    Jim Harbaugh is an outspoken, no-nonsense man who values outspoken, no-nonsense people. One of those people happens to be daytime television's Judge Judy...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 5 months ago 19,460 reads 79 comments

  10. 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 5 months ago 14,495 reads 90 comments

  11. 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 5 months ago 11,600 reads 43 comments

  12. 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 5 months ago 1,254 reads 0 comments

  13. 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 5 months ago 10,024 reads 52 comments

  14. 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 5 months ago 41,279 reads 99 comments

  15. 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 5 months ago 21,341 reads 74 comments

  16. 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 5 months ago 13,826 reads 44 comments

  17. 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 5 months ago 81,948 reads 164 comments

  18. 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 5 months ago 24,825 reads 63 comments

  19. 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 5 months ago 13,360 reads 22 comments

  20. 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 5 months ago 20,913 reads 63 comments

  21. 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 5 months ago 29,921 reads 254 comments

  22. 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 5 months ago 1,005 reads 1 comments

  23. 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 5 months ago 23,811 reads 284 comments

  24. 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 5 months ago 24,675 reads 117 comments

  25. 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 5 months ago 31,386 reads 74 comments