Here's your hump day linkage.
Looks like "The Victors" will play at JerryWorld after all on Sept. 1.
No surprise here, but Michigan State quarterback Andrew Maxwell (knee) will miss the spring game. Spartans' NFL prospects look forward to a big draft weekend. Joe Rexrode writes about the first lady of Michigan State football, who recently passed away.
Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio spearheaded the idea of spring scrimmages against other teams.
Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz seems to be opening up to more new ideas. Ferentz's accessibility is a welcome change, Pat Harty writes. Iowa is in the market for more neutral-site football games.
Rod Woodson discusses his Purdue career, the current Boilers program and other topics in this Q&A.
Steve Heiser writes Penn State should stop scheduling non-league nobodies. Bill O'Brien's assistants hit the recruiting trail.
Athlon Sports wonders whether Nebraska can win the Big Ten this season.