Tag: big ten media days

B1G 10 Football Season Predictions

There’s four good teams in the Big Ten this season and five more that could be good or just blah. You can call it parity (just don’t call it PARODY, I HATE when people make that mistake, it isn’t Weird Al Yankovic playing college football here) or you can call it mediocrity. Expect a lot... Read more »

Big Ten Football Media Day: Notable Quotables, Nuggets and Tidbits

It’s officially “back to school” season as another round of Big Ten Football Media Days has begun. You know what it means, college football season is now within striking distance. And it’s a new era in the Big Ten, a conference championship game, new divisions, and a new member with a storied history, the Nebraska... Read more »

Despite Media Day Reports, Joe Paterno Still not Dead Yet

As I went through my Big Ten Media Day audio and transcript of legendary Penn State Head Coach Joe Paterno, I thought “wow, some of my media brethren are ghouls. There’s a lot in here about death and illness.” And this is very important because the 83-year-old Paterno is THE “get” of Big Ten Media... Read more »

2010 Big Ten QB Power Rankings

It’s Big Ten Media Day! The first of two actually!  You know what that means: football season will soon be here! So let’s talk shop. By Paul M. Banks 1. Terelle Pryor, Ohio State. No surprise here. You know all about this kid. But seriously, WHY DIDNT THEY BRING HIM TO MEDIA DAY??? 2. Scott... Read more »

Big 10 Media Day will be Sans Terrelle Pryor

Last year, I was pretty shocked when I saw the list of players coming to Big Ten media days. At least the Ohio State portion of the list. All that NFL level talent, and the reigning preseason offensive player of the year, Terrelle Pryor left in Columbus, and instead they brought their 7th, 15th, and... Read more »

ESPN's Rece Davis will Emcee Big 10 Kickoff Luncheon

The Big Ten Conference announced today that ESPN’s Rece Davis will serve as emcee for the 39th Annual Big Ten Kickoff Luncheon, which will take place Tuesday, August 3, at the McCormick Place Convention Center in Chicago. Festivities are set to begin at 10 a.m. CT with the annual players and coaches autograph session for... Read more »