Friday, October 18, 2013

Big Tentacles: Devin Gardner, Corey "Philly" Brown, Noah Spence, and more.

Big Tentacles - The Big Ten and its influence over college football. 

I'm Moving On.
Mark Snyder profiles Michigan starting quarterback Devin Gardner, who is trying to move past the Wolverines' first loss of the season last Saturday to Penn State. (The Detroit Free Press)

Triple threat.
Mark Snyder profiles Michigan tight end Devin Funches, who has also seen action as a slot receiver and as a split end. (The Detroit Free Press)

In the Year 2022 (and 2023).
Michgan and UCLA agree to a home-at-home series in 2022 and 2023. (

What can Brown do for you?
Michael Citro compares Ohio State wide Corey "Philly" Brown, receiver to former Buckeye WR greats like Chris Carter, Joey Galloway, and  Santonio Holmes. (Eleven Warriors)

Brothers in Arms. 
Zach Meisel profiles Ohio State defensive lineman Noah Spence, and his family. Spence is one of nine brothers, five of whom were adopted by his parents. (The Cleveland Plain Dealer)
Brutus vs. Herky.
Chris Kopech previews Ohio St. vs. Iowa. (Land-Grant Holy Land)

Halfway Gone.
Mike Jones takes a midseason look at Iowa. (Off Tackle Empire)

Bollman for Dollars. (Okay, I admit it, I have nothing here.)
Chris Solari profiles Michigan State co-offensive coordinator and tight ends coach Jim Bollman. (The Detroit Free Press)

Goodbye Says it All.
Wisconsin kicker Kyle French says that he will leave the Badgers at the end of the 2013 season. (Madtown Badgers)

Badgers vs. Illini.
Jay Swenson previews Wisconsin vs. Illinois. (Madtown Badgers)

I Heard a Rumor.
Tom Forneli looks at rumors that Illinois may be scheduling home-at-home series with Kansas and Virginia. (The Champaign Room)

Law and Order.
The University of Illinois has settled a lawsuit with a group called Honor the Chief over the group's use of the school's former mascot, Chiel Illiniwek. The mascot was retired due to pressure from the NCAA, which was trying to end or limit  the use of Native American mascots by member schools. (Quad-Cities Online)


The Airius Up There.
Ohio high school senior linebacker Airius Moore commits to Indiana's 2013 recruiting class. (The Crimson Quarry)


I Love Myself for Hating You.
On the eve of Saturday's Minnesota-Northwestern game, Rodger Sherman give the Wildcat faithful reasons to hate Minnesota. (Sippin' on Purple)

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