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Report: Big Ten media revenue to triple with ESPN on board

ESPN set to renew media deal with Big Ten The rumors of ESPN and the Big Ten parting ways were, apparently, greatly exaggerated. John Ourand of Sports Business Journal reports today ESPN will pick up the second half of the Big Ten’s media rights package and will…


Top 10 college football offseason story ideas

I just got back from vacation this week and started catching up on my college football feeds to see what I had missed while I was away. Aside from the major stories going on, I saw a few stories in particular that I sort of rolled my…



Big 12 takes stand against student-athletes

Wednesday was not a good day for the Big 12 when it comes to how the conference and its members handle student-athletes. Between the Big 12 failing to pass the “Baker Mayfield Rule” and a report saying Baylor will not release Class of 2016 additions from their…




Wichita State once again flirting with football revival?

Wichita State has not played a down of college football since 1986, but it wants in with the Mountain West Conference Wichita State made the decision to discontinue its college football program in 1986, but the thought of reviving the program was never silent for long. A…


The Big 12 still does not need to expand, BUT IF IT DOES…

Oh boy, here we go again with the Big 12 expansion conversations Ever since the Big 12 lost Texas A&M and Missouri to the SEC, Nebraska to the Big Ten and Colorado to the Pac-12, the talks about¬†expansion for the conference have continued to drag on. With…


Alabama receives national championship rings

Teams have slowly been rolling out their celebratory rings for various levels of achievements from the 2015 season. Rings for appearing in or winning bowl games have been received. So have rings for division or conference titles. Alabama, though, gets the big prize every college football hopes…


Big 12 spring game attendance by the numbers

By now we know the spring attendance numbers in the SEC and Big Ten will always be higher than the other power conferences (having 14 teams helps, of course). The Big 12 will never compete in this pretty useless stat, especially when so many schools fail to…