Notes: New targeting penalty not a hit with Pelini, other Big Ten coaches
Nebraska coach Bo Pelini speaks in the Grand Ballroom to members of the media during the Big Ten media day at the Chicago Hilton on Wednesday.
Posted: Wednesday, July 24, 2013 12:00 am
CHICAGO — Big Ten coaches weren't in any mood Wednesday to applaud a new targeting penalty that allows officials to eject players who hit with their helmet at or above the shoulder pads.
All supported promoting player safety. Few seemed comfortable with how officials might apply the rule and the consequences of ejection.
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Wednesday, July 24, 2013 12:00 am.