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More on the proposed Northwestern-Illinois game at Wrigley Field this fall from the Chicago Tribune's Teddy Greenstein.
Rich Rodriguez is a polarizing figure, and the Detroit Free Press' Jamie Samuelsen breaks down the three schools of thought regarding the Michigan coach. The NCAA's look into West Virginia's program could mean more trouble for RichRod, annarbor.com's Michael Rothstein writes. The Sporting News' experts say it still comes down to wins and losses for Rodriguez.
Penn State reserve wideout Christian Kuntz doesn't need knee surgery, but he'll miss the rest of spring ball, Bob Flounders writes in The (Harrisburg) Patriot-News.
Ohio State wide receiver Chris Fields is making some noise this spring, John Kampf writes in The News-Herald.
An interesting look at the trend of early enrollees in the Big Ten, something Joe Paterno dislikes but agrees to, Tim May writes in The Columbus Dispatch.
Iowa fought injuries at running back last season and hopes for improved health at the position before September, Andy Hamilton writes in the Iowa City Press-Citizen.
After a shaky performance in Saturday's scrimmage, Wisconsin backup quarterback Jon Budmayr was eager to learn from his mistakes, Jeff Potrykus writes in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. The Badgers' tight ends are catching up this spring as the team tries to replace Garrett Graham and Mickey Turner, Jim Polzin writes in The Capital Times. Coach Bret Bielema confirms that reserve quarterback Curt Phillips underwent knee surgery.
Quarterback recruit Connor Cook fits what Michigan State is looking for under center, Matt Dorsey writes in the Detroit Free Press.
Illinois' Eddie McGee talks about focusing full time on wide receiver, Bob Asmussen writes in The (Champaign) News-Gazette.