Tag Archives: Big Ten

B1G trouble

Episode 146 – You’re in B1G trouble Mr. Delany

It once looked so promising for the Big Ten. The addition of the conference’s own cable network, the Big Ten Network, was a true game-changer in terms of sports media coverage…

Michigan State v Oregon

Bruised and battered Big Ten is beleaguered but not beaten just yet

As the games unfolded on the week two slate of the college football season, the Big Ten struggled to silence the growing number of critics from around the country. The…


McGuire Metric: SEC non-conference strength of schedule is unchallenged

Looking for a way to compare strength of schedule in a simple way, I decided to assign a point value to wins that could be used to add up for specific…

Brandon Scherff, James Ferentz

It could be that kind of (good) year for Iowa

It seems every few years the Iowa Hawkeyes rise from seemingly nowhere in the Big Ten, when few are looking, and make a run in the conference. This year has…

Tennessee Vols
Mailbag Wisconsin

Mailbag: How long until Penn State wins the Big Ten, who is to blame in Atlanta, and a Super Bowl pick

It is time to get back to the college football mailbag, because what you need is one more Friday mailbag post to read. Any good college football writer has a…

Bo Pelini

Column: Bo Pelini’s track record and trends not supporting his cause

When it comes to coaching college football I like to look at two things in particular when analyzing head coaches. What is that coach’s track record and which way is…

Ohio State Marching Band

The battle of the bands is in mid-season form in the Big Ten

One thing that makes college band special that the NFL lacks is marching bands. Sure, there are some marching bands on the Beltway, but the marching band is one thing…

Kentucky recruiting letters

Football Friday Mailbag: Unbeaten Ohio State, preseason college football, Charlie Brown kicking field goals and the best classic Mega Man weapon for a QB

The Football Friday Mailbag is available every Friday. Submit your questions via Twitter or Ask.FM at any time. With just under two weeks to go until the first games are…

Venric Mark

I like Northwestern, but I certainly do not love them

A couple weeks ago I made note at how everyone in an Athlon Sports roundtable was picking Northwestern to beat Michigan this season, except for me. As I have been…

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