1. Has Anyone Thought of the Repercussions of Ohio State Losing to Michigan?

    Ohio State-Michigan conjures up images of great games and nationally relevant matchups . Who can forget the Ten Year War or the 2006 game that decided a national championship participant? ...

    Andrew Coppens Written by Andrew Coppens about 1 year ago 9,444 reads 70 comments

  2. Which Big Ten Football Coaches Are on the Hot Seat?

    To say the Big Ten season hasn't played out the way many pundits and prognosticators thought it was going to would be an understatement...

    Andrew Coppens Written by Andrew Coppens about 1 year ago 3,175 reads 10 comments

  3. Big Ten Football: Updating Week 13 Performances of Conference's Top Freshmen

    At the beginning of the season, we highlighted a group of freshmen we thought would make an impact across the Big Ten . Each week during the season we will update how those freshmen are performing...

    Andrew Coppens Written by Andrew Coppens about 1 year ago 1,716 reads 5 comments

  4. Don't Look Now, Wisconsin Badgers on Verge of BCS Consideration

    For all the flaws that college football and the BCS system seem to have, one constant remains—the teams that are winning at the end are usually rewarded...

    Andrew Coppens Written by Andrew Coppens about 1 year ago 7,761 reads 20 comments

  5. Big Ten Football: What We Learned During Week 13

    Those results seemed like a forgone conclusion given Indiana and Northwestern as opponents and results played out that way. Yet, Week 13 in the Big Ten wasn't devoid of storylines or amazing endings by a long shot...

    Andrew Coppens Written by Andrew Coppens about 1 year ago 5,749 reads 11 comments

  6. Was Ohio State's Win over Indiana Enough to Impress Pollsters?

    With four teams currently undefeated and atop the BCS standings, everything a team does gets put under the microscope. However, no team is more under the microscope than the Ohio State Buckeyes are...

    Andrew Coppens Written by Andrew Coppens about 1 year ago 6,464 reads 122 comments

  7. Michigan's Struggles vs. Iowa Prove Wolverines Have No Shot Against Ohio State

    Anything goes when Michigan and Ohio State clash, but after the Wolverines' performance in a 24-21 loss to Iowa on Saturday afternoon it's going to take a lot to win this year's edition of "The Game...

    Andrew Coppens Written by Andrew Coppens about 1 year ago 9,317 reads 180 comments

  8. Connor Cook's Confidence Helps Michigan State Clinch Big Ten Title Game Berth

    Michigan State's defense and the running of Jeremy Langford have been getting all the headlines in East Lansing as of late, but on Saturday quarterback Connor Cook showed why he's an equal part of the Spartans' success...

    Andrew Coppens Written by Andrew Coppens about 1 year ago 2,849 reads 8 comments

  9. A Way-Too Early Michigan State vs. Ohio State Big Ten Championship Preview

    With two weeks left in the regular season, the 2013 Big Ten Football Championship Game is all but set in stone...

    Andrew Coppens Written by Andrew Coppens about 1 year ago 2,288 reads 13 comments

  10. Big Ten Football: Is Coaching Hurting the Conference's Perception?

    Big Ten football isn't what it used to be. There's no denying its public perception has slipped in the past half-decade or so—but, why? Some would say style of play...

    Andrew Coppens Written by Andrew Coppens about 1 year ago 3,567 reads 33 comments

  11. Picks, Predictions and Prognosis for Every Week 13 Big Ten Football Game

    Rivalries are renewed not once, but twice this weekend in the Big Ten and that means anything goes. The most-played rivalry in major college football gets renewed in a Top 25 matchup ...

    Andrew Coppens Written by Andrew Coppens about 1 year ago 7,029 reads 8 comments

  12. Moments That Turned the Table for Ohio State in 2013

    Under the current system of the BCS , no team gets to the national championship game on its own. Everyone needs help at some point in time...

    Andrew Coppens Written by Andrew Coppens about 1 year ago 8,878 reads 72 comments

  13. How Can Devin Gardner Salvage Michigan's Season?

    Inconsistency and the 2013 Michigan Wolverines are nearly inseparable. The same holds true for junior quarterback Devin Gardner , yet with two games left on the schedule there is ...

    Andrew Coppens Written by Andrew Coppens about 1 year ago 3,392 reads 26 comments

  14. Are There Concerns About the Ohio State Buckeyes' Defense?

    Ohio State won in impressive fashion, 60-35, over Illinois this past weekend, but the 35 points given up were the most by the Buckeyes all season long...

    Andrew Coppens Written by Andrew Coppens about 1 year ago 8,004 reads 161 comments

  15. Why Isn't Ohio State in the Top 2? Just Take a Look at Week 12 in the Big Ten

    Ohio State has won 22 games in a row and is averaging nearly 50 points a game, but it still can't crack the top two in the BCS Standings...

    Andrew Coppens Written by Andrew Coppens about 1 year ago 10,373 reads 147 comments

  16. Big Ten Football: Updating Week 12 Performances of Conference's Top Freshmen

    At the beginning of the season we highlighted a group of freshmen we thought would make an impact across the Big Ten . This update is a look at how those freshmen are performing and not a collection of all freshmen playing in the Big Ten every week...

    Andrew Coppens Written by Andrew Coppens about 1 year ago 1,201 reads 1 comments

  17. Big Ten Football: What We Learned During Week 12

    Wide receivers nearly rushing for 100 yards, triple overtime in Evanston and turnovers galore—the Big Ten had it all and then some in Week 12 of the college football season...

    Andrew Coppens Written by Andrew Coppens about 1 year ago 2,271 reads 4 comments

  18. Nebraska's Turnovers Hand Michigan State the Legends Division Driver's Seat

    Michigan State went into Lincoln, won 41-28 and all but wrapped up the Legends Division title...at least that is how the record books will see this game...

    Andrew Coppens Written by Andrew Coppens about 1 year ago 3,163 reads 20 comments

  19. Ohio State Football: Why This Buckeyes Team Is the Best of Urban Meyer's Career

    When you are Urban Meyer and you've won two National Championships, busted the BCS for the first time in history and have won 20-plus games in a row at two different schools, it's safe to say your resume is hard to separate...

    Andrew Coppens Written by Andrew Coppens about 1 year ago 15,540 reads 95 comments

  20. Will Minnesota Gophers Head Coach Jerry Kill Return to Sidelines This Season?

    When a team draws headlines for what is happening with their head coach's health and not for what the team is doing on the field, chances are things aren't going the way they would want them to...

    Andrew Coppens Written by Andrew Coppens about 1 year ago 2,875 reads 3 comments

  21. Will Al Borges Take the Fall for Brady Hoke, Brutal 2013 Performance?

    When images of Michigan football come to mind, they usually involve three things: winged helmets, "Hail to the Victors" and a power run game...

    Andrew Coppens Written by Andrew Coppens about 1 year ago 11,178 reads 82 comments

  22. Picks, Predictions and Prognosis for Every Week 12 Big Ten Football Game

    Welcome to Week 12—where rivalry trophies are on the line, division races could be wrapped up and two nationally recognized programs look to avoid losing to the cellar-dwellers of each division...

    Andrew Coppens Written by Andrew Coppens about 1 year ago 9,775 reads 28 comments

  23. The BCS Chaos Scenarios That Will Put Ohio State in the National Championship

    Reality has begun to set in for most in Buckeye nation—their beloved Scarlet and Gray cannot make a run to the BCS National Championship game without help Ohio State needs ...

    Andrew Coppens Written by Andrew Coppens about 1 year ago 11,658 reads 20 comments

  24. Is Urban Meyer Right for Voting Ohio State No. 2 in the Coaches Poll?

    The USA Today Coaches Poll doesn't reveal individual votes, ( unless you are Lane Kiffin and lie about your vote) but that hasn't stopped Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer from talking about his voting habits this season...

    Andrew Coppens Written by Andrew Coppens about 1 year ago 10,104 reads 262 comments

  25. Has Penn State QB Christian Hackenberg Hit the Freshman Wall?

    No player came into the Big Ten this year with more hype and intrigue than Christian Hackenberg of Penn State. The early returns on Hackenberg proved those accolades were warranted...

    Andrew Coppens Written by Andrew Coppens about 1 year ago 5,440 reads 15 comments