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Five Toughest Big Ten Road Schedules in 2015

By J.P. Scott, 1 year 3 months ago
All schedules are obviously not created equal, but these five Big Ten teams face road gauntlets that would challenge any team in the country. Here are the Big Ten's five toughest road schedules in 2015. Related: Ranking the Big Ten's Toughest College Football Schedules in 2015 5. IowaThe Hawkeyes could be in the mix for the Big Ten West Division title,...

Big Ten Football 2015 Predictions

By Steven Lassan, 1 year 3 months ago
The Big Ten is a conference on the rise. Ohio State is the defending national champion, Michigan State has won at least 11 games in four out of the last five seasons, and with new coaches at Penn State (James Franklin) and Michigan (Jim Harbaugh) it won’t be long before both programs are back among the top 25 on an annual basis. In a prediction that should surprise no one, Ohio State...

Wisconsin Kicker Rafael Gaglianone Attempts Field Goal Off Holder's Nose

By Steven Lassan, 1 year 3 months ago
Wisconsin’s Rafael Gaglianone is taking trick shots by kickers to a new level. On Wednesday, the Badgers kicker posted a video attempting a field goal, while his holder keeps the ball upright by using his nose. Needless to say, perfection is critical here. If Gaglianone just misses, the holder is going to be in a little of bit of pain. Whether it’s in the NFL or college...

Five Big Ten Trap Games In 2015

By J.P. Scott, 1 year 3 months ago
There are a handful of teams in the Big Ten with realistic aspirations of making it to Indianapolis and playing in the conference championship game on Dec. 5. That said, there are also a number of teams flying under the radar, waiting to play the role of spoiler and derail the championship hopes of some of the conference blue bloods. Here are the five Big Ten trap games of 2015. ...

College Football 2015 Rankings and Predictions: #81-100

By Athlon Sports, 1 year 3 months ago
The 2015 college football season is still a few months away, but it’s never too early to project how the upcoming year will play out on the field. Athlon Sports has released its top 25 for this season and continues the countdown to September with a look at the teams ranked No. 26-128. The 81-100 rankings release features only three teams from the Power 5 leagues. The majority of the...

Purdue Boilermakers 2015 Preview and Prediction

By Athlon Sports, 1 year 3 months ago
Purdue showed improvement in its second season under Darrell Hazell. Unfortunately, the end result is still just four victories overall and none at home in Big Ten play in Hazell's two seasons leading the Boilermakers. Sixteen starters return, giving Hazell plenty of experience to work with, but it's probably too much to expect this Purdue team to climb out of the cellar in the Big Ten...

Urban Meyer Says Braxton Miller Will Return to Ohio State in 2015

By Steven Lassan, 1 year 4 months ago
Braxton Miller’s future at Ohio State has been a hot topic since the end of the 2014 season. But according to coach Urban Meyer, Miller will be playing for the Buckeyes in 2015.  Meyer told reporters on Friday that Miller is “playing for Ohio State this fall.”Urban Meyer on Braxton Miller status: "He's playing for Ohio State (this) fall."— Tim May...

B1G Shoes to Fill: Who Will be Replacing Some of the Conference's Best Running Backs in 2015?

By J.P. Scott, 1 year 4 months ago
The Big Ten Conference had a bit of a revival in 2014. Star power at the running back position had a lot to do with that, as all three finalists for the Doak Walker Award came from the Big Ten. Those three backs and two other B1G stars at running back have moved on via the NFL draft. Now we are left with one question: Who steps up and replaces those elite ball carriers? Here now are the...

Ranking College Football's Graduate Transfer QBs for 2015

By Steven Lassan, 1 year 4 months ago
Transfers are a big part of any college football season. And over the last few seasons, graduate transfers have become a bigger part of the offseason player movement landscape. However, taking a transfer (graduate or four-year) isn’t necessarily a recipe for success. Graduate transfer quarterbacks were a mixed bag of success in 2014, as Cody Sokol (Louisiana Tech), Tyler Murphy (...

College Football 2015 Rankings and Predictions: #61-80

By Athlon Sports, 1 year 4 months ago
The 2015 college football season is still a few months away, but it’s never too early to project how the upcoming year will play out on the field. Athlon Sports has released its top 25 for this season and continues the countdown to September with a look at the teams ranked No. 26-128. The 61-80 rankings release features more teams from the Power 5 leagues, as well as some predicted...