Big Ten Football 2014

Big Ten football news, recruiting, scores and more.

Horrifying Maryland lip tattoo will haunt your dreams

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AHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH. This is via RouteOne Apparel, and it costs $10.50. They've got tons of bizarre Maryland-themed products over at their page, but this one has to take the weird cake.

Keys to a Successful Michigan Season

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What are the keys to a successful 2014 campaign for Brady Hoke and his Wolverines?

NRG Stadium putting down turf for Wisconsin-LSU

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Here's our built-in excuse in the event things don't go well in Houston: it was the damn turf! Sarcasm aside, this makes sense considering how much the Texans (the building's main occupants) have invested in the field. It is kinda weird they play two days before the AdvoCare Texas Kickoff and then their next game (the regular-season opener) doesn't come until Sept. 7, but again, this is understandable.

Camp Piscataway: Stable of running backs

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Can Paul James stay healthy for an entire season?

BLACK HEART GOLD PODCAST 138: B1G EAST, PART 2

We wrap our tour of teams we probably won't see this year with Michigan, Rutgers, and Penn State.

Gopher Football: David Cobb Named To Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award Watch List

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David Cobb earns another well deserved preseason watch list placement. What is the Earl Campbell Award?

Mission: To recognize the nation’s college offensive player of the year who meets the awards criteria and to encourage student-athletes to succeed on and off the field while having the drive and the tenacity to persist and overcome adversity and injury in the pursuit of reaching their goals. The award honors the legacy of Texas legend Earl Campbell and recognizes his home community of Tyler, Texas.

Roundtable: Which B1G Player Do You Want On PSU?

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College football starts next week! Let's start breaking things down.

Closing Arguments: Minnesota

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Is the the year Jerry and the boys break through?

State Secrets: Toliver, Patrick plan officials

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Two of the nations best players, including an LSU commit, plan to officially visit Ohio State.

2014 Purdue Football Preview: Secondary

Purdue returns a ton of experience in the secondary, where all four projected starters are upperclassmen with multiple starts.

MSU Football 2014 Position Preview: Cornerbacks

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Trae Waynes will be one player working the borders of the No Fly Zone. Who will join him?

8/20 Practice Report

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Huskers hit the turf for 2 hours, and a LOT of news comes out of Bo Pelini afterwards... .

Updated NU football projected 2014 depth chart

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A continually updating look at how the Wildcats' depth chart is shaping up throughout fall camp.

Podcast: Braxton injury, Barrett, and more

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We've had enough of talking to other people. We want to talk to you

Wisconsin's top under-the-radar players for 2014

Who's going to be this year's Michael Caputo? I will use scientific analysis (read: guessing) to tell you.

Wisconsin backs out of home-and-home with Washington

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Buried in a release from Washington announcing a pair of home-and-homes with BYU and Michigan is the fact that Wisconsin has backed out of its own series with the "other" UW. The statement reads: "... due to conflicts with its Big Ten Conference schedule, Wisconsin was forced to cancel its two games with the Huskies, previously scheduled for 2018 and 2021." As Jeff Potrykus of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel points out, the Badgers have four Big Ten home games in 2018 and five in 2021.

UM schedules Washington for home-and-home series

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The University of Michigan announced on Wednesday that it will be scheduling the University of Washington for a home-and-home contest beginning in 2020.

Is TV Money Worth Moving Football Off Campus?

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Neutral-site matchups are compelling for television, but is the push for more television money worth taking the game away from the fans and students at home?

Wes Lunt Named Starting Quarterback

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The Oklahoma State transfer will be the starter for at least one game.

Ohio State's Curtis Grant beats out Raekwon McMillan for middle linebacker

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According to Dave Biddle and Bucknuts, Ohio State senior linebacker has beaten out true freshman Raekwon McMillan for the starting middle linebacker spot. As of now, Grant has been taking reps with the first team, while McMillan has worked with the second team. I would expect McMillan to earn plenty of playing time on the field this season, so this isn't permanent as plenty can happen during the season and beyond.

Melvin Gordon makes CBS Sports' All-American team

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CBS Sports released its preseason All-American list Wednesday, including Wisconsin's Melvin Gordon as one of two running backs alongside Georgia's Todd Gurley. Only a first team was released, so Gordon is the only Badgers representative. The other Big Ten players are Iowa offensive tackle Brandon Scherff, Ohio State defensive tackle Michael Bennett and Iowa defensive tackle Carl Davis.

Michael Bennett named CBS Preseason All-American

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CBS released their preseason All-America team, and Michael Bennett made the cut at defensive tackle. Bennett joins Melvin Gordon of Wisconsin and Brandon Scherff and Carl Davis of Iowa on the list.

INP: MORE FROM THE BTN'S VISIT TO IOWA CITY

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We covered it live Tuesday but there's more.

Devin's Last Hurrah | 2014 UMFB Preview

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Michigan looks to Devin Gardner to deliver its offense into a new era of success in his final year in charge of it.

Which mid-tier bowl would you like to see NU in?

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Time to have fun with bowl projections!

Meyer sees a lot of Kenny G in JT Barrett

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Urban Meyer addresses the Ohio State media for the first time after Braxton Miller's season ending injury. Here is what he said:

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