Six Big Ten Standouts Named to Biletnikoff Award Watch List

Northwestern's Christian Jones was among six Big Ten standouts named to the Biletnikoff Award watch list.

Northwestern's Christian Jones was among six Big Ten standouts named to the Biletnikoff Award watch list.

July 15, 2014

Six Big Ten standouts were named to the watch list today for the Biletnikoff Award, which goes to the nation’s most outstanding receiver. The Big Ten’s preseason honorees for the award are Indiana’s Shane Wynn, Maryland’s Stefon Diggs, Michigan’s Devin Funchess, Nebraska’s Kenny Bell, Northwestern’s Christian Jones and Ohio State’s Devin Smith. Four receivers from Big Ten schools have claimed the Biletnikoff Award – Penn State’s Bobby Engram in 1994, Ohio State’s Terry Glenn in 1995, Michigan State’s Charles Rogers in 2002 and Michigan’s Braylon Edwards in 2004.