College football fans are the most passionate in all of American sports. Students who aren't even sports fans learn to hate their biggest rivals. The passion is what makes college football great.
One of the biggest rivalries in all of sports, Michigan vs. Ohio State, is the Big Ten's flagship matchup. Fans and alumni of both schools would rate beating the other as important as actually winning the conference. The schools and their fans hate one another.
Success often breeds contempt, and fans often hate players from the best schools because they are successful. Some players are hated because of their on-field success, while some are disliked for off-the-field reasons.
Here is a look at four players who are the most disliked in the Big Ten.