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Ohio State, Wisconsin and Iowa boast some of the nation's top home-field advantages, Matt Hayes and Dave Curtis write in The Sporting News.
Michigan produced the Big Ten's top pick in the 2010 NFL draft (Brandon Graham), but next year's draft looks a bit bleak for the Wolverines, Mark Snyder writes in the Detroit Free Press. A simpler approach is a better one for Michigan's defense, Angelique Chengelis writes in The Detroit News.
Despite being a co-captain in 2009, Michigan State quarterback Kirk Cousins feels much more comfortable as a leader this year, Shannon Shelton writes in the Detroit Free Press.
Penn State added to its linebacker tradition with Sean Lee, Josh Hull and Navorro Bowman, Ron Musselman writes in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.
Jack Mewhort will be part of the mix with Ohio State's offensive line this fall, Matt Markey writes in The Toledo Blade.
Big Ten expansion could really create chaos in college hoops, colleague Eamonn Brennan writes.