In Memoriaum - Ron Burton
As many of you know, former Northwestern Running back Ron Burton died Saturday
Halfback led NU renaissance [Chicago Trib]
Former NU All-American dies of cancer [Sun-Times]
Former NU running back Burton dies [Daily Herald]
Ron Burton, Northwestern's powerful running back and the first player ever selected by the Patriots, has lost his battle with Cancer. He was 67 years old. [Hail to Purple]
One thing you noticed durng the game with Miami - the coverage by the d-backs was very "soft." Maybe it was the d-back shuffle?
Secondary shuffle [Chicago Trib]
In case you haven't seen this - the Big 10 considers the matter closed, but if implies that officials will be reminded to start enforcing the "no coaches on the field" rule - altho they didn't at Ryan last weekend....
Big Ten Conference Statement Regarding the Northwestern-Air Force Football Game [Big 10]
Hail to Purple Trivia:
is a tough one about a particular trick play.
at Duke Blue Devils [9/20]:
The Dookies barely beat Rice saturday, but a win is a win...
Garber FG Lifts Duke Over Rice, 27-24, In OT [GoDuke]
The Devils are using a Frosh QB, who has raised their offensive play to a new level - and they're playing a younger RB too, but they almost lost in regulation...
>Duke Monday Morning Quarterback [Herald Sun]
"While the offense was unusually efficient, the defense seemed shell shocked early on..."
Blue Devils Outlast Rice 27-24 in OT [Devil's Den]
at Ohio State [9/27]
Hear that big whine? Its coming from Columbus all week....
Ohio State drops to No. 5 in AP poll [Daily Herald]
Story of the win is way down the page...
Buckeyes Outlast N.C. State 44-38 in 3-Overtime Thriller [OSUBuckeyes]
The student paper guys have a really good analysis of how dOSU operates without Clarett.
Buckeyes survive overtime thriller against Wolf Pack [The Lantern]
And this article from Dayton may also have the right idea...
Lack of running game putting OSU QB at risk [Daily News]
Buckeyes' winning strategy is to pass on running game [Plain Dealer]
Tight Ends Come Up Big Against N.C. State [Bucknuts$]
Hall, Ross discuss lack of running game [Bucknuts$]
Sunday Morning QB: Another Classic At The 'Shoe [Bucknuts$]
Trust the Big 10 to find the silver lining amongst all the clouds...Recruiting:
Big Ten Teams Defeat Three Ranked Opponents in Interconference Play [Big 10]
Davis, Lord lead Nebraska past Penn State [Fox]
GOPHERS FOOTBALL: Mason not impressed [Pioneer Press]
From the Insiders.com and others
Akeem Hunter: Chicago RB Having Huge Season
Ross Lane: Coach gives the Thumbs Up! [Pool]
Brandon Robinson: Offered D-back has a big game
C.J. Bacher: & John Gibson: Two offered prospects stand out in win
The Women play on in football type weather to win 4th place...
Wildcats Place Fourth at Badger Invitational [NU Sports]
The Mo Clarett saga continues - as he tries to make the NFL
Clarett asks NFL for new eligibility rules
Matt O'Dwyer: Bengals play tough in 23-20 loss to Raiders [DDN]NBA Cats
Barry Gardner: [Browns should let the NU guy play a little]
Lewis sets record against Browns [DDN]
Jeff Roehl: Now called on to backup both LT Petitgout and LG Seubert...
D'wayne's backup leading Viding Rcvr against da Bares
D'Wayne Bates: Backup has a big day
Where They're Playing this week - Tee Times Local
Luke Donald: Is playing in the Quad Cities at the John Deere Classic
Luke's at -1 for the first 3 rounds
Deere moves to Monday with 2 tied for top spot [Golfweek]
* Playing The Nationwide Tour
Jim Benepe - Missed the cut
Jess Daley - at -1 Tied for 48th
Brian Payne - Not scheduled
Scott Harrington -
Bjorn Widerstedt - Tied for 43rd at +8
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