Michigan State has its Messiah, and Northwestern can unchain Jango, while Nebraska has Dicaprio to act its way out of any trouble.
Centered in the middle of the Big Ten's footprint, the Panthers are competing with Big Ten schools more often than they are the ACC in recruiting.
Of the 23 members that signed with Notre Dame on Wednesday, not one took an official visit to another school after pledging to the Fighting Irish.
It should come as no surprise that 113 of the 267 players to sign Wednesday with Pac-12 schools hail from prospect-rich California.
Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh joins Mike & Mike to describe the importance of fostering a strong relationship between a head coach and quarterback and to explain why Panthers star Cam Newton exhibits unbelievable instincts.
A coach on a two-year contract? No AD? Bill Cubit and the Illini coaches overcame an uncertain future to land a class that can provide immediate help.
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