1. Where Would Ohio State End Up in the Week 13 BCS Rankings?

    Not surprisingly, we had a huge shakeup in the BCS rankings after Kansas State and Oregon both tumbled out of championship contention with shocking losses last Saturday. Notre Dame is the obvious No...

    Adam Jacobi Written by Adam Jacobi about almost 2 years ago 17,643 reads 102 comments

  2. Will Recruits Avoid Minnesota Football After WR's Rant Against Coach Jerry Kill?

    Not to cast aspersions against Minnesota football, but when the Gophers are a hair over .500 and thrust into the headlines based on something other than a game they just played, it's probably bad news...

    Adam Jacobi Written by Adam Jacobi about almost 2 years ago 2,496 reads 6 comments

  3. Bill O'Brien Owes Penn State Fans a Clear Answer on Whether He's Coming Back

    Given all that Penn State was facing at this point 10 weeks ago—seemingly crippling NCAA sanctions for years to come, a first-year head coach with no college experience, an ...

    Adam Jacobi Written by Adam Jacobi about almost 2 years ago 8,954 reads 33 comments

  4. Big Ten Realignment: Adding Maryland and Rutgers Makes No Sense for All Involved

    It seems like the dust had just settled and the rubble had just cleared from the latest round of conference realignment...

    Adam Jacobi Written by Adam Jacobi about almost 2 years ago 5,797 reads 28 comments

  5. Why I'm Voting for Alabama over Notre Dame at No. 1 (And Why You Should Too)

    We have had quite the night of college football, haven't we? Oregon's offense burns out at home against Stanford in a 17-14 home loss. Kansas State gets whipped 52-24 by a Baylor team that wasn't even at ...

    Adam Jacobi Written by Adam Jacobi about almost 2 years ago 188 reads 339 comments

  6. Ohio State Football: Big Finish Would Make Braxton Miller a Heisman Finalist

    The Heisman race is only heating up as we race toward the final few weeks of the season, and although there's a favorite in Collin Klein, the final group of five invitees (or fewer, ...

    Adam Jacobi Written by Adam Jacobi about almost 2 years ago 2,575 reads 6 comments

  7. Michigan Football: Brady Hoke's Secrecy Means Bad News for Denard Robinson

    Saturday is Senior Day at Michigan Stadium, which means it's the last home game for Michigan's senior class—including one Denard Robinson at quarterback...

    Adam Jacobi Written by Adam Jacobi about almost 2 years ago 5,197 reads 14 comments

  8. Nebraska Football: Husker Shirt Says Phantom TD Call vs. Penn State Was 'Karma'

    Remember the call made by replay officials at last week's Penn State-Nebraska game? You can bet Penn State fans do. TE Matt Lehman appeared to cross the goal line, football in hand, in the fourth quarter of last week's game...

    Adam Jacobi Written by Adam Jacobi about almost 2 years ago 16,014 reads 32 comments

  9. Big Ten Football: Setting Up the Legends, Leaders Division Title Possibilities

    Right now, it looks like there isn't a whole lot of drama in the Big Ten as far as postseason jockeying goes...

    Adam Jacobi Written by Adam Jacobi about almost 2 years ago 3,414 reads 10 comments

  10. Big Ten Football: Game-by-Game Predictions for Week 12

    It's probably not fair to the rest of the Big Ten to refer to Week 12 as a "one-game week," especially with the full slate of 12 teams playing, but there's really just one game that everyone should have their eyes on this week...

    Adam Jacobi Written by Adam Jacobi about almost 2 years ago 3,458 reads 24 comments

  11. BCS System Keeps College Football Fans Interested, but It's Still Absurd

    Imagine, if you will, that the NFL's postseason was the Super Bowl...and only the Super Bowl. Wait, hang on...

    Adam Jacobi Written by Adam Jacobi about almost 2 years ago 5,406 reads 26 comments

  12. Big Ten Football: B1G Is Getting Better but Realistically Still a Year Away

    Take one cursory look at the Big Ten standings just two weeks out from the end of the regular season, and you might be thinking things are actually doing alright here in the Midwest...

    Adam Jacobi Written by Adam Jacobi about almost 2 years ago 4,162 reads 25 comments

  13. Ohio State vs. Wisconsin: This Game, Not Michigan, Is Buckeyes' Toughest Test

    There's a lot of talk about the divisional races in the Big Ten and who plays whom and whether Team A or Team B is set up for the best finish...

    Adam Jacobi Written by Adam Jacobi about almost 2 years ago 6,343 reads 43 comments

  14. Michigan Football: Wolverines Should Play Denard Robinson and Devin Gardner

    We're coming up to the last game of the season at Michigan Stadium—or the "Big House," as the kids are calling it these days—and that means one last chance to see Denard Robinson do Denard Robinson things...

    Adam Jacobi Written by Adam Jacobi about almost 2 years ago 2,498 reads 20 comments

  15. Wait Just a Minute, Does Big Ten Really Have a Shot at BCS at-Large Bid?

    It's been a brutal Big Ten season—especially with the best team, Ohio State, forced to stay home for the holidays thanks to Jim Tressel being an egregious violator of NCAA regulations ...

    Adam Jacobi Written by Adam Jacobi about almost 2 years ago 1,099 reads 12 comments

  16. Big Ten Football: Week 12 Team-by-Team Bowl Projections

    Two more weeks of football. Just two. Sounds bleak, but once you add in the conference championship and the bowl games, it's actually...oh no, it's still under 20 games of Big Ten football left...

    Adam Jacobi Written by Adam Jacobi about almost 2 years ago 4,827 reads 21 comments

  17. The Beauty of the 2012 BCS Race: Why It Might Be College Football's Best Yet

    If you're like us, you're probably disappointed that the Alabama-Oregon clash—the nation's best defense against the nation's best offense—probably won't happen at the ...

    Adam Jacobi Written by Adam Jacobi about almost 2 years ago 451 reads 0 comments

  18. Nebraska Can Save the Big Ten Season with Rose Bowl Win over Notre Dame

    All right, we're coming into the home stretch of the Big Ten season, and it probably stands to reason that most fans can't wait to get this year over with and move onto the next one...

    Adam Jacobi Written by Adam Jacobi about almost 2 years ago 5,054 reads 83 comments

  19. Penn State vs. Nebraska: Cornhuskers' Rose Bowl Dreams Come with a Little Luck

    With the thrilling 32-23 win over the Penn State Nittany Lions on Saturday, the Nebraska Cornhuskers are sitting at 8-2, a record only topped by Ohio State among Big Ten teams...

    Adam Jacobi Written by Adam Jacobi about almost 2 years ago 170 reads 72 comments

  20. Northwestern vs. Michigan: What Devin Gardner Almost Giveth Away, He Taketh Back

    It looked like a certain loss for Michigan this week. It looked like Devin Gardner , for all his efforts to lead Michigan to victory, was going to take the loss after he threw a ...

    Adam Jacobi Written by Adam Jacobi about almost 2 years ago 1,704 reads 13 comments

  21. Wisconsin vs. Indiana: Requiem for a Hoosier

    Indiana, it was fun. It was a lot of fun. We rooted openly for you to make the Big Ten Championship, not because we wanted you to do well at football, but because we wanted a .500 team to be playing for a shot at the Rose Bowl...

    Adam Jacobi Written by Adam Jacobi about almost 2 years ago 805 reads 2 comments

  22. Michigan Football: Imagining Brady Hoke's 2013 Big Ten Media Days Appearance

    DISCLAIMER: Just so we're absolutely clear: This is fake. So is everything that's set in the future. It's for having a little Friday fun, that's all, and if we can't even laugh at ...

    Adam Jacobi Written by Adam Jacobi about almost 2 years ago 1,186 reads 5 comments

  23. Michigan State Football's Sports Psychologist Is Something All Teams Should Have

    It's been a pretty brutal year for the Michigan State Spartans on the gridiron. 5-5 isn't the worst record in the world and a bowl bid is still ultimately likely, but it's still far, ...

    Adam Jacobi Written by Adam Jacobi about almost 2 years ago 563 reads 6 comments

  24. Deal with It: The Big Ten Title Game Might Have a Team with Losing Record

    The Big Ten title race could very well come down to the final week of play, but there's one game in particular worth watching this week, because it's likely to determine one of the two teams playing for the Big Ten championship...

    Adam Jacobi Written by Adam Jacobi about almost 2 years ago 2,472 reads 18 comments

  25. Breaking Down the Big Ten Football Recruits in the New ESPN 150

    The football season might be three months long plus another month of bowls, but the maxim still holds true: Football is a year-round sport...

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