Big Ten Articles

De’Mornay Pierson-El
I never had the opportunity to see Nebraska football legend Johnny “The Jet” Rodgers live. My only knowledge of his on-the-field exploits is limited to video, books and anecdotes. I’ve shook the man’s hand, seen the...
Brandon Cavanaugh
9 months ago
C.J. Beathard
Conference play in the Big Ten is set to begin in full force in Week 5. After just one league game was played in September, six conference matchups dot the slate this Saturday. Indiana is 4-0 and hosts Ohio State in a huge opportunity for coach...
Steven Lassan
9 months ago
A perennial topic of debate among college football fans has involved this question: Which conference is the strongest? Unfortunately, the answers are too often tainted by personal or regional biases. Local media focus on teams in their respective...
John La Fleur
9 months ago
The college football season is about a third of the way complete, and most of us still aren't sure what to make of it. Personally, I prefer it that way. Part of what makes the game so fascinating is its unpredictability, thanks in large part to...
J.P. Scott
9 months ago
Nick Chubb
Ranking any player or team after one month of the college football season is tough. With one-sided matchups skewing the statistics, and conference play not yet underway for most teams, it's hard to say whether these players will carry that...
Steven Lassan
9 months ago
Trevone Boykin
Ranking any player or team after one month of the college football season is nearly impossible. With one-sided matchups skewing the statistics, and conference play not yet underway for most teams, more data is needed before accurately judging...
Steven Lassan
9 months ago
Maryland Terrapins black ops helmet
Maryland is breaking out a new helmet for Saturday’s matchup against Michigan. The Terrapins are planning on an all-black uniform for the game against the Wolverines, along with a hand-painted “Black Ops” helmet. The...
Steven Lassan
9 months ago
Greg Schiano
College football is a sport driven by the men on the sideline. Teams take on the attitude, approach, work ethic and style of their coaches — for better or worse. As we've seen throughout the history of the sport, one right or wrong...
J.P. Scott
9 months ago
To Whom It May Concern, If you’re reading this with extreme interest, I’ll assume you’re a Nebraska football fan or at least have a curiosity of the workings of the program. It’s no secret that through four games,...
Brandon Cavanaugh
9 months ago
Leonard Fournette
The first month of the 2015 college football season is in the books. Unfortunately, that means this year is almost a third of the way finished. However, the next two months (plus a week in December) should bring plenty of crazy plays,...
Steven Lassan
9 months ago
Bo Pelini
Fans at large didn’t ask for it and you may not have either. However, there’s at least the smallest wonder of how Bo Pelini would’ve done in 2015 thus far had he been given one more chance to prove he was the coach that Dear Ol...
Brandon Cavanaugh
9 months ago
Jim Harbaugh
Numbers and statistics are a huge part of college football. Every Sunday, reading updated box scores and stats is like Christmas for fans and media members. Some stats like total offense and total defense are overrated, but each help paint a...
Steven Lassan
10 months ago
Trevone Boykin
Week 4 of the 2015 college football season is in the books. The Pac-12 was the conference in the spotlight on Saturday, as Arizona-UCLA, Oregon-Utah and Arizona State-USC were some of the weekend’s most anticipated matchups. However, all...
Steven Lassan
10 months ago
Tommy Armstrong
After a game that featured more starts and stops than a kid driving his first manual transmission, Nebraska came out on top against the Golden Eagles of Southern Mississippi 36-28. Per usual, there are some immediate takeaways from what is the...
Brandon Cavanaugh
10 months ago
Alex Erickson
Paul Chryst and the 22nd-ranked Wisconsin Badgers host the Hawaii Rainbow Warriors on Saturday for what will be their final non-conference matchup before beginning their Big Ten season schedule in what hopes to end in an appearance in their fourth...
Chris Dougherty
10 months ago
Akeel Lynch
Penn State looks to keep what could be a revitalized running game going strong this week as the Nittany Lions go for their third straight win. Their opponent, San Diego State, is a team that tends to thrive on the run. Will the Aztecs have enough...
Kevin McGuire
10 months ago
Cardale Jones
After a poor offensive performance in Ohio Stadium against Hawaii in the second game of the 2015 season, Ohio State fans reassured themselves that the results would be much better in the third game against Northern Illinois. After all, Ohio...
Chip Minnich
10 months ago
Briean Boddy-Calhoun
Jerry Kill and his Minnesota Golden Gophers continue to have issues moving the ball on offense. At some point, the Gophers need to figure it out if they are going to be the contender in the Big Ten West they want to be. The Ohio Bobcats...
J.P. Scott
10 months ago
The North Texas Mean Green arrive in Iowa City to take on the Iowa Hawkeyes this Saturday in a matchup of former Iowa line coordinators. Before being named head coach at Iowa, Kirk Ferentz spent eight years as offensive line...
Robert A. Boleyn
10 months ago
James Conner
Injuries are an unfortunate part of every college football season. Whether it’s a small ailment affecting a key player for a couple of weeks or an injury keeping a player sidelined for the entire year, all injuries have an impact on the final...
Steven Lassan
10 months ago
West Virginia Mountaineers
Things got ugly last weekend. But so did most of college football and that is what makes the sport so great.  The SEC West and Pac-12 South both got flipped on their heads, Ohio State and the ACC struggled and the state of Texas was...
Braden Gall
10 months ago
West Virginia will enter Saturday looking for a clean sweep of its non-conference schedule before entering Big 12 play the following week. Maryland is coming off a good win against South Florida but still trying to fully recover from a...
Jeremy Simon
10 months ago
Terrell Newby
The locals are restless in the heart of Husker Nation as the Big Red starts the season 1-2 for the first time since 1981. A tonic in the form of a win over the Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles would be more than welcomed. Unfortunately,...
Brandon Cavanaugh
10 months ago
For just the second time in both schools' history, the BYU Cougars (2-1) and Michigan Wolverines (2-1) will meet at the Big House in what should be one of the more entertaining games in the early slate of games on Saturday. BYU is...
Mike Bainbridge
10 months ago
The Chippewas and Spartans will conclude the non-conference portions of their respective schedules this Saturday. This game is Michigan State's next step in its quest to claim the mythical "state championship." Their neighbors in...
John La Fleur
10 months ago

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