New NCAA rule to protect QBs from low hits

New NCAA rule to protect QBs from low hits

Lindyssports.com Staff

April 16 A 15-yard roughing-the-passer penalty will be assessed for such a tackle beginning this fall, according to the NCAA's Playing FULL STORY

Talkin' Hank, the M's and the Top 5 in The Lowe Down Blog

Talkin' Hank, the M's and the Top 5 in The Lowe Down Blog

Matt Lowe

April 09 Yes, Bonds was a great player. In fact, he was a tremendous player. But he broke Aaron’s record by cheating the game. He also lied to a federal grand FULL STORY

Luck: NCAA “very close” to crisis and must change

Luck: NCAA “very close” to crisis and must change

Simon Milham

April 07 The NCAA and its five dominant conferences are an “unlawful cartel” that has illegally restricted the earning power of football and men’s basketball players while making billions FULL STORY

Nebraska gives Pelini five-year extension

Nebraska gives Pelini five-year extension

Sports Xchange

March 07 Pelini is 58-24 in six years as the Cornhuskers' coach. The team has won at least nine games in each of those seasons. The Cornhuskers, FULL STORY

Minnesota extends Kill's contract

Minnesota extends Kill's contract

Sports Xchange

February 22 The new deal will make him the ninth highest-paid coach in the conference. FULL STORY

Plenty of QBs to challenge FSU's Winston in 2014

Plenty of QBs to challenge FSU's Winston in 2014

Javier Morales

February 17 But plenty of other talented quarterbacks return to college football, most notably Oregon’s Marcus Mariota, who likely would have been a first-round choice FULL STORY

Hoke: Michigan QB job up for grabs in spring

Hoke: Michigan QB job up for grabs in spring

Sports Xchange

February 04 Gardner and sophomore Shane Morris appear to be the two candidate who will vie for the job. Gardner will be restricted during the spring because of a foot injury FULL STORY

Five new FBS coaches who must win right away

Five new FBS coaches who must win right away

Javier Morales

January 23 At least Freeze, Malzahn and Harsin left on their accord and were not fired by their institution after only one season, as was the case with Ellis Johnson at Southern FULL STORY

Beaird's college football notebook

Beaird's college football notebook

Brent Beaird

January 13 Could coach Jimbo Fisher’s Florida State team win the national title again next year? Many of the pieces are still in place. Running back Karlos FULL STORY

FBS News: Franklin named coach at Penn State

FBS News: Franklin named coach at Penn State

Sports Xchange

January 11 The school did not release details of Franklin's contract but CBS Sports was first to report that it is for six years and worth more than $27 million. FULL STORY

Big Ten STANDINGS

East Division
TEAM
W-L
PF
PA
Ohio State
12-1
602
277
Michigan State
12-1
387
165
Penn State
7-5
344
314
Michigan
7-5
405
318
Maryland
7-5
320
298
Rutgers
6-6
329
358
Indiana
5-7
461
466
West Division
TEAM
W-L
PF
PA
Wisconsin
9-3
429
178
Minnesota
8-4
317
268
Nebraska
8-4
391
304
Iowa
8-4
328
225
Northwestern
5-7
314
325
Illinois
4-8
356
425
Purdue
1-11
179
456