There was a degree of ickiness in covering Big Ten Media Day on Thursday, asking various teams the same questions about the Penn State scandal and if those teams planned on going after Penn State
Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald unfurled a purple football jersey onto a small table to show off the new apparel to reporters.
Penn State didn't get the death penalty. The football team will play games this fall, instead of the broached penalty of being axed for four years.
Illinois coach Tim Beckman emphasized his eight assistant coaches did not make "a sneak attack" when they visited Penn State players who are interested in transferring from the school.
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