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Best Case, Worst Case Record Predictions For Big Ten East

Following up yesterday’s feature on best case, worse case record predictions for the Big Ten West teams, it’s time to take a look at the Big Ten’s East side. Again, these predictions are both our best guess at how good a team can be based…

Best Case, Worst Case Record Predictions For B1G West

We’ve done this feature in the past and people got confused. Let me clarify: These predictions are the floor and ceiling of how we — mostly I — feel each team could finish record-wise in the regular season. I’m fully aware that every team could go…

FWAA 75th Anniversary All-America Ballot

This summer, the FWAA (Football Writers Association of America) will announce its 75th Anniversary All-America team, honoring the greatest players in college football since the inception of the FWAA. To be included on the ballot, a player needed to have been a member of a…

Why the NFL waited to punish Tom Brady

The Ted Wells report — the one that has pretty much dominated every sports conversation you’ve had during the last four or five days — was released this past Wednesday. It doesn’t matter what side you’re on, the evidence was pretty damning. Tom Brady did…

Ten Must-See B1G Non-Conference Games in 2015

We all look forward to football season enough as it is, but for Big Ten fans, we also have a pretty nice non-conference slate of games to look forward to early in the season. Here are the ten must-see non-conference in the Big Ten in…

B1G Recruiting And The Case For Northwestern

With the draft all done, I always find it interesting to see what schools produced the most draft picks. Here in the Big Ten, not surprisingly, the winner was Ohio State. What was surprising — I suppose in some circles — was the fact that…

15 B1G Players Taken In First Two Days Of NFL Draft

Some of the biggest names in the Big Ten from the last couple of years have found new homes in the NFL over the last two days. That said, there are plenty of big names still on the board, including David Cobb, Michael Bennett, Stefon…

B1G Stuff To Watch For In The First Round Of The NFL Draft

If you’re like me, you’ll be glued to your television tonight to watch your favorite NFL team try to build or improve its future. Others might just tune in to see some of their favorite Big Ten players become pros and see where they land.…

Minnesota’s Jalen Myrick: The B1G Wild Card?

The Minnesota Golden Gophers seem to be the flavor of the season in many circles. A couple of outlets and publications have Minnesota as the favorites in the Big Ten West heading into the 2015 season. Some of that can be attributed to Jerry Kill’s…

Iowa Prepares For Annual All Work, No Play Spring Game

The Iowa football program will conclude its Spring Practice this Saturday with an open practice at Kinnick Stadium. If that sounds exciting to you, congratulations, you may be one of the select few that haven’t completely given up on the Kirk Ferentz era at Iowa.…