The loss of Jordan Lynch and an injury to Cameron Stingily means the Huskies will have new faces on offense this season. But thanks to an experienced offensive line, it won't be all newbies.
Even without Jordan Lynch under center the expectations for Rod Carey and Northern Illinois continue to increase. But for the head coach, that's both fun and exciting for "geeks" like himself.
Comcast SportsNet will air four Illinois State games football this season, and if AD Larry Lyons' comments are any indication that could include some impressive Missouri Valley action.
1mIf you're an Illini fan, you've got to like this comparison. Offensive coordinator Bill Cubit compared quarterback Wes Lunt to Tom Brady in an interview. Not bad for the guy who appears to be the front-runner for the vacant starting QB job.
1mThe Rotary Lombardi Award is handed out each season to either an offensive lineman, defensive lineman or linebacker, depending on how far away from the ball they line up. No joke. There are 11 Big Ten players on the 123-person watch list. Good award, or best award ever?
1mEven after leaving Cleveland in 2010, LeBron James has maintained his fandom and relationships at Ohio State, the place he's said he would have gone to school if not jumping right to the NBA. Count the Buckeyes among those thrilled he's back in Ohio.
1mMichigan's run game was not great last season. Can new offensive coordinator Doug Nussmeier and a crop of talented but inexperienced running backs turn things around in 2014?
1mFormer Northwestern star John Shurna had a monster game in his NBA Summer League debut with the Toronto Raptors on Friday. Shurna scored a game-high 21 points, including five 3-pointers, in 24 minutes.
1mThe Gophers had a dream season in 2013 but must deal with the loss of arguably their top defensive playmakers in Ra'Shede Hageman and Brock Vereen. Can the defense overcome their departures?
1mNorthwestern safety Ibraheim Campbell was one of five Big Ten players named to the Jim Thorpe Award watch list on Friday. Campbell led the Wildcats with four interceptions last season.