Links to get you over the hump.
Gerald Hodges has proudly stuck with Penn State. Bill Belton is wearing the No. 1 jersey well as he tries to become the Nittany Lions' No. 1 tailback. Justin Brown gives more details about his transfer to Oklahoma. A former Philly sportswriter blasts Joe Paterno.
Northwestern's Venric Mark is a small guy with big ambitions as the potential No. 1 tailback.
If former Nebraska lineman Ryan Klachko ends up at Illinois as expected, it could reopen a pipeline to a successful Springfield high school for the Illini. Michael Buchanan could develop into the latest Illinois defensive lineman to become a first-round NFL pick.
Purdue running back Ralph Bolden is trying to come back from another knee injury, though he has no timetable yet.
Athlon ranks its 35 must-see Big Ten games this season.