1. Alabama vs. Kentucky: Live Game Grades and Analysis for the Crimson Tide

    Final Score: Alabama 48, Kentucky 7 Alabama dominated all phases of the game at Kentucky in a 48-7 win Saturday night. The Crimson Tide look like one of the best teams in the country, but this was not very good competition...

    David Fitzgerald II Written by David Fitzgerald II about 11 months ago 7,499 reads 17 comments

  2. Do the Michigan Wolverines Have Better Shot at BCS Championship Than Ohio State?

    Earlier this week my colleague Andrew Coppens opined that Ohio State needs significant help to make the BCS Championship...

    David Fitzgerald II Written by David Fitzgerald II about 11 months ago 11,466 reads 131 comments

  3. Ohio State vs. Northwestern: Live Game Grades and Analysis for the Buckeyes

    Final: Ohio State 40, Northwestern 30 Ohio State escaped a conference road game, its first, against Northwestern with a 40-30 victory on Saturday night...

    David Fitzgerald II Written by David Fitzgerald II about 11 months ago 7,755 reads 57 comments

  4. Big Ten Football: All-Conference Team for September

    One month into the Big Ten football season means the beginning of conference play, and it is a perfect time to look back and honor those players heading towards All-Conference awards at the end of the season...

    David Fitzgerald II Written by David Fitzgerald II about 11 months ago 6,161 reads 16 comments

  5. Big Ten Football: 10 Most Underrated Conference Matchups of 2013

    The four-week appetizer that is non-conference play (plus an early Big Ten play preview with Purdue at Wisconsin last weekend) is finally over, and autumn has arrived with conference games...

    David Fitzgerald II Written by David Fitzgerald II about 11 months ago 3,477 reads 11 comments

  6. Florida A&M vs. Ohio State: Live Game Grades and Analysis for the Buckeyes

    Final Score: Ohio State 76, Florida A&M 0 Ohio State knocked off the overmatched Florida A&M Rattlers by a final margin of 76-0 on Saturday afternoon...

    David Fitzgerald II Written by David Fitzgerald II about 12 months ago 6,900 reads 51 comments

  7. 5 Big Ten Teams Most Likely to Derail Ohio State's BCS Championship Hopes

    With three weeks of non-conference play in the books and one cupcake left before Big Ten play, it's time to look ahead to see where Ohio State might be derailed in conference play...

    David Fitzgerald II Written by David Fitzgerald II about 12 months ago 8,651 reads 68 comments

  8. Akron vs. Michigan: Live Game Grades and Analysis for the Wolverines

    Final Score: Michigan 28, Akron 24 Michigan defeated a surprising Akron Zips squad 28-24 in Ann Arbor to stay undefeated at 3-0, narrowly avoiding a total letdown following the win over Notre Dame...

    David Fitzgerald II Written by David Fitzgerald II about 12 months ago 6,876 reads 73 comments

  9. Big Ten Football: Power Ranking the 5 Toughest in-Conference Schedules

    A conference schedule can make or break the championship hopes for many teams, and the Big Ten is no different in 2013...

    David Fitzgerald II Written by David Fitzgerald II about 12 months ago 3,875 reads 1 comments

  10. Michigan State Football: Shilique Calhoun Wins National Defensive Player of Week

    The Football Writers Association of America ( FWAA ) announced Tuesday afternoon in a press release that Michigan State defensive end Shilique Calhoun has been named the National Defensive Player of the Week...

    David Fitzgerald II Written by David Fitzgerald II about 12 months ago 2,109 reads 5 comments

  11. Big Ten Football: Imagining Michigan in the SEC

    Michigan knocked off Notre Dame 41-30 on Saturday night to keep the home winning streak under Brady Hoke alive, but that will not be enough to save this rivalry game...

    David Fitzgerald II Written by David Fitzgerald II about 12 months ago 10,515 reads 104 comments

  12. Northwestern Football: Collin Ellis Named National Defensive Player of the Week

    The Football Writers Association of America ( FWAA ) has announced this afternoon in a press release that Northwestern linebacker Collin Ellis has been named the National Defensive Player of the Week...

    David Fitzgerald II Written by David Fitzgerald II about 12 months ago 2,074 reads 1 comments

  13. Big Ten Football: Why the Disappointing Week 1 Results Will Not Doom the Season

    For a conference that finished 10-2 on opening weekend, the Big Ten certainly made its football fans uneasy with many closer-than-expected games...

    David Fitzgerald II Written by David Fitzgerald II about 12 months ago 4,186 reads 13 comments

  14. Penn State vs. Syracuse: Live Game Grades and Analysis for the Nittany Lions

    Final: Penn State 23, Syracuse 17 Penn State started 2013 with a much better result than last season, defeating Syracuse 23-17 in the New York's College Classic...

    David Fitzgerald II Written by David Fitzgerald II about 1 year ago 9,906 reads 19 comments

  15. Big Ten Football: 10 Breakout Stars for 2013

    As the countdown to Big Ten football enters the final days, there are many players around the conference getting ready for a breakout season in 2013...

    David Fitzgerald II Written by David Fitzgerald II about 1 year ago 5,124 reads 14 comments

  16. Big Ten Football: Dark-Horse Candidates That Will Be Factors in Title Race

    With actual football games only a little more than a week away, it's time to make some predictions on what teams will compete for the Big Ten football championship...

    David Fitzgerald II Written by David Fitzgerald II about 1 year ago 4,430 reads 24 comments

  17. 5 Big Ten Teams That Have the Talent to Beat Ohio State in 2013

    Beat the Buckeyes! That has to be the battle cry around Big Ten country in 2013, as the Buckeyes look to be the far-and-away favorites to win the conference title...

    David Fitzgerald II Written by David Fitzgerald II about 1 year ago 17,162 reads 255 comments

  18. Projecting Big Ten Football's Most Improved Players for 2013 (Legends Division)

    When it comes to most improved players, every team in Big Ten football could use some emerging stars heading into the 2013 season...

    David Fitzgerald II Written by David Fitzgerald II about 1 year ago 3,134 reads 6 comments

  19. Projecting Big Ten Football's Most Improved Players for 2013 (Leaders Division)

    When it comes to most improved players, every team in Big Ten football could use some emerging stars heading into the 2013 season...

    David Fitzgerald II Written by David Fitzgerald II about 1 year ago 3,222 reads 3 comments

  20. Big Ten Football Assistant Coaches Who Will Become Head Coach Someday

    Big Ten football media days have come and gone, and that means fall practice and the season will be here soon...

    David Fitzgerald II Written by David Fitzgerald II about 1 year ago 5,110 reads 9 comments

  21. 6 Big Ten Football Players in Need of a Strong Fall Practice

    Big Ten media days finally arrive this week, which is always a signal that the long offseason is almost over...

    David Fitzgerald II Written by David Fitzgerald II about 1 year ago 3,744 reads 4 comments

  22. Big Ten Football: 8 Most Overrated Units in the Conference

    The 2013 college football season previews are starting to roll in, from magazines like Phil Steele's 2013 College Football Preview and Athlon , to beat writers getting their pens/keyboards ready for conference media days...

    David Fitzgerald II Written by David Fitzgerald II about 1 year ago 14,012 reads 102 comments

  23. Big Ten Football: 9 Games with the Most Expensive Tickets in 2013

    Although possibly not as rich-blooded as those fans down south, Big Ten fans show plenty of passion every season by jacking up demand and ticket prices for big games...

    David Fitzgerald II Written by David Fitzgerald II about 1 year ago 7,874 reads 14 comments

  24. 6 Reasons the Big Ten Will Be Better Than the Pac-12 in 2013

    Although debates still rage in Big Ten country about why the B1G is better than the SEC (and if you believe E. Gordon Gee , it has something to do with academics), the latter half of the BCS era has undoubtedly proven that the SEC is currently dominant.

    David Fitzgerald II Written by David Fitzgerald II about 1 year ago 10,889 reads 27 comments

  25. Big Ten Football: Power Ranking the Best Uniforms in the Big Ten

    Get ready, Big Ten fans. Those beautiful Hoosier uniforms will be crossing your country this season, trying to pull an Oregon and steal some kids more interested in pizazz than actual football capability...

    David Fitzgerald II Written by David Fitzgerald II about 1 year ago 10,148 reads 62 comments