Man, I love curling.
Wisconsin is conducting an internal investigation into an alleged incident that resulted in the suspensions of three football players, Jeff Potrykus writes in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
Ohio State's NFL hopefuls gear up for the unique challenges of the scouting combine, Tim May writes in The Columbus Dispatch. Former Buckeyes defensive end Thaddeus Gibson hopes the Vernon Gholston comparisons don't work against him, Doug Lesmerises writes in The Cleveland Plain Dealer.
Ron Zook has some interesting quotes about what has gone wrong at Illinois, Herb Gould writes in the Chicago Sun-Times.
"The negative recruiting was the worst I've ever seen it this year," Zook said. "But a lot of that is our own people. There's not enough people that believe this program can be where it can be."
New Michigan athletics director David Brandon talks about his transition out of the corporate world, Kevin McCoy writes in USA Today. The Michigan alum suing the school's Board of Regents for holding a closed-door meeting about the NCAA's ongoing investigation into the football program wants accountability, Kyle Swanson writes in The Michigan Daily.
Northwestern head coach Pat Fitzgerald aspires to be like Joe Paterno, Al Hamnik writes in The Times of Northwest Indiana.
An Iowa state representative thinks Adrian Clayborn shouldn't have been allowed to play in the Orange Bowl, Mike Hlas writes in The (Cedar Rapids) Gazette.
A good breakdown of Minnesota's 2010 schedule by The Daily Gopher blog results in a 7-5 prediction.