The biggest non-game on the American sporting calendar is all done, as the 2014 NFL draft wrapped up Saturday afternoon in New York. After arguably its worst draft in the modern era in 2013, the Big Ten performed better this year with 30 picks.
about 1383 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions
The 2014 NFL scouting combine in Indianapolis is more than halfway over, and testing results have been recorded for quarterbacks, running backs, tight ends, wide receivers, offensive linemen and specialists.
about 1460 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions
Believe it or not, spring football in the Big Ten is just around the corner. Several teams moved up their spring practice dates, and three of them -- Maryland, Michigan and Northwestern -- will take the field next week.
about 1466 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Ohio State Buckeyes
The official invite list for the 2014 NFL combine is out, and 36 Big Ten players will try to impress pro scouts during workouts in Indianapolis from Feb. 22-25. In case you were wondering, that's fourth most among conferences behind the SEC (71 invitees), the ACC (48) and the Pac-12 (45).
about 1477 days ago | Brian Bennett | Penn State Nittany Lions
The North team lost 20-10 to the South in the Senior Bowl on Saturday, but it was still a good day for many Big Ten draft hopefuls. Wisconsin seniors in particular grabbed the spotlight in Mobile, Ala.
about 1488 days ago | Brian Bennett | Penn State Nittany Lions
Michigan's offense has hopscotched under Brady Hoke, never establishing an identity despite repeated claims about a clear philosophy. We always hear about who the Wolverines want to be, but because of personnel, youth or fickle schematic decisions, we rarely see who they are.
about 1507 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Michigan Wolverines
Bowl season is just around the corner, and all-star season is just beyond the bowls. Invitations for several pre-draft events have gone out to seniors around the Big Ten. This is not a final list, just an early rundown to give you an idea of who is going where to showcase their skills in front of the NFL folks.
about 1530 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions
In Ann Arbor, the Michigan football team is loved. But the Wolverines don't have to go very far to be at the opposite end of that spectrum. Travel 60 miles northwest to East Lansing and the Wolverines are hated -- which the players love.
about 1577 days ago | Chantel Jennings | Michigan Wolverines