Big Ten Articles

Kevin Hogan
Week 13 of the 2015 college football season is the last full weekend of action. Next week is an abbreviated schedule with championship games, and a handful of teams with losing records and no bowl possibilities will finish their season during this...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Standing tall between the Iowa cornfields and Nebraska plains, straddling the mighty Missouri River, sits the Omaha Metro. This Midwestern hub is home to nearly one million people who strive, work and live together to make the area a pleasant place...
J.P. Scott
2 months ago
Thanksgiving hasn’t been the same since the Texas A&M and Missouri started hanging out with the SEC. Or since West Virginia and Pitt started rolling with the Big 12 and ACC, respectively. Conference realignment ended a handful of...
David Fox
2 months ago
Thanksgiving hasn’t been the same since the Texas A&M and Missouri started hanging out with the SEC. Or since West Virginia and Pitt started rolling with the Big 12 and ACC, respectively. Conference realignment ended a handful of...
David Fox
2 months ago
Deshaun Watson
The start of college football’s 2015-16 bowl season is less than one months away, but it’s never too early to take a peek at the potential matchups this postseason. The bowl season is bigger and better than ever with 41...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Army Navy
The end of the college football season is never a welcomed sight for fans of all 128 programs. However, the end of November brings arguably one of – if not No. 1 – parts of the college football regular season in rivalry week. ...
Athlon Sports
2 months ago
The Michigan vs. Ohio State rivalry is the greatest in college football history, otherwise it wouldn’t be known as “The Game.” There are others that started earlier and have featured more meetings, but none of them include...
Aaron Tallent
2 months ago
Dak Prescott
Week 12 of the college football season is in the books. The weekend slate provided plenty of highlights, big plays, standout performances and surprises.  With another weekend of action in the books, it’s time to hand...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Mark Dantonio
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
2 months ago
Frank Beamer
Week 12 of the college football season is officially in the books. With the playoff and bowl picture coming into focus, there were no shortage of critical games or must-see matchups on Saturday. And the weekend slate produced its share of...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Ezekiel Elliott
Ohio State’s unbeaten season ended with a surprising 17-14 loss to Michigan State on Saturday. Despite the Spartans missing starting quarterback Connor Cook, coach Mark Dantonio’s team found a way to win and altered the outlook of the...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
While statistics aren’t always the be-all and end-all when trying to foretell the outcome in sports, we can often gather tidbits of knowledge from these seemingly trivial tea leaves. Considering what Nebraska and No. 5 Iowa have to lose in...
Brandon Cavanaugh
2 months ago
Ole Miss Rebels
I hope you read up last weekend as we had another big week helped by two big road dogs winning outright. Thanks, Arkansas and Oregon. There are a few dogs I like this week as well but am going back to the well on a few teams...
Braden Gall
2 months ago
J.T. Barrett
Big Ten supremacy and a spot in the College Football Playoff could be on the line Saturday in Columbus, as Ohio State hosts Michigan State in one of the biggest remaining matchups of the 2015 season. The Buckeyes ranked No. 3 in the latest...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Bret Bielema
With the 2015 season reaching its final stretch, all 128 teams, players and coaches are making their last push to reach preseason goals, play in a bowl or avoid the hot seat going into the offseason. And this is also the portion of the season where...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Northwestern and Wisconsin are arguably the two quietest two-loss teams in the country. Their combined four losses have come at the hands of three ranked teams, and the result is respect from the College Football Playoff committee via a Top 25...
J.P. Scott
2 months ago
With just three remaining weeks in the 2015 college football regular season, the race to win the Heisman Trophy is officially entering the homestretch. Thanks to strong performances in recent weeks, Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield has...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
The Purdue Boilermakers travel to Iowa City to meet the No. 6 Iowa Hawkeyes this weekend, on a mission to upend Senior Day and a school-record 7-0 mark by the Hawkeyes inside Kinnick Stadium. For its part, an Iowa victory assures t head coach...
Robert A. Boleyn
2 months ago
Jim Harbaugh
The Big Ten may still be won by either Ohio State or Michigan State, but the revival of Michigan is real and the rebuilding of Penn State continues. The Wolverines and Nittany Lions square off Saturday afternoon...
Kevin McGuire
2 months ago
Host Braden Gall sits down with ESPN college football guru Kirk Herbstreit on this special edition of the Cover 2 podcast. Herbstreit offers his thoughts on the College Football Playoff rankings as well as how the Committee process works.The ESPN...
Braden Gall
2 months ago
It seems that with each passing week the College Football Playoff selection committee finds ways to exclude the Big 12 Conference from the top four spots. This week's rankings were no different and honestly it seems the closer we get to Dec. 4...
Jeremy Simon
2 months ago
Connor Cook
Week 12 of the 2015 college football season starts on Wednesday night with two matchups from the MAC. Northern Illinois looks to move one step closer to a MAC West title in a key conference game against Western Michigan. Central Michigan also...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment. Late American entrepreneur Jim Rohn once said that and it certainly applies to Nebraska football’s 2015 season. Penalties will be the death of a football team’s dreams,...
Brandon Cavanaugh
2 months ago
We are at the point in the college football season where the contenders make statements and the pretenders fall by the wayside. A handful of teams have their eyes on conference championship game appearances with outside shots at berths in the...
J.P. Scott
2 months ago
Brian Kelly
The College Football Playoff Committee released its third set of top 25 rankings of the 2015 season on Tuesday night. Clemson remained No. 1 for the third straight week in a row, followed by Alabama at No. 2, Ohio State at No. 3 and...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago

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