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Let's Give Them Nothing to Talk About : Big Ten Football Week 12 Review

Week 12 of college football -not just in the Big Ten – is intentionally set up each year as a sleeper of a Saturday. This is done as a precursor to the final weekend of the year that highlights a cornucopia of rivalries – we’ll get to that. The only major storyline going into the... Read more »

Big Ten Football Road Trip : Wisconsin Preview

This is part of The Big Ten Blog season previews. The format will take shape of a road trip, meandering through Big Ten country. We now journey four hours southeast along I-90 and I-94 to Madison, Wisconsin. It’s the University of Wisconsin Badgers. Wisconsin 2015 Record (Bowl Game) : 10-3 ( Holiday Bowl W, 23-21... Read more »

Revisionist History : The 2015 Big Ten Football Season

The 2015 edition of the Big Ten football season ended leaving fans with a similar feeling : lukewarm disappointment. Actually it was just frustrating to look at in hindsight. Ohio State stumbled through their season before dropping to Michigan State in the rain, Iowa made Colin Cowherd right, and the SEC tore the head right... Read more »

A Big Ten Blog Welcome

Welcome. If you’ve managed to stumble upon this blog (intentional or not), I appreciate it. This first post serves as an introduction for what I hope and plan this blog to be and why I’ve decided to create this blog. I grew up in the heart of Illini country and graduated college a Hawkeye. But... Read more »