Tag Archive | B1G

Little Caesars Pizza Bowl, MAC perspective: Expect a lot of toppings and a Purdue win

Little Caesars Pizza Bowl, December 27 at 4PM Ford Field, Detroit Michigan – Western Michigan Broncos vs. Purdue Boilermakers Notes: Western Michigan The Broncos rank among the national leaders in scoring (35.6 ppg) and passing (328.8 ypg). Western Michigan has lost each of its previous four bowl appearances, most recently in 2008 to Rice in the […]

Thoughts on the Heisman Trophy – should be a Ball

The highest individual honor in American sports will be awarded to the most outstanding player in college football Saturday Night. If I had a vote, it would go a little something like this… 1. Montee Ball, RB Wisconsin If Wisky is 13-0 he seems like a shoe-in for the award, 38 total TDs? and he […]

Big Ten Championship Preview: Michigan State (Legend) vs Wisconsin (Leader)

Remember back to that classic finish – four seconds left before what appeared to be overtime and Kirk Cousins flung a 44 yard Hail Mary pass that looked like it was going to be knocked down only to land in the hands of Keith Nichol who then fought and got the ball to break the […]

B1G Week 13 Preview

The end of the season is near and so is Thanksgiving.  Time to be thankful for a few things and get ready for some rival games.  First thing I have to be thankful for is You Tube.  I don’t know how many times I have had the Lee Corso over excited moment from last week […]

B1G Week 12 Preview

Cooler weather is moving in across the nation.  Thanksgiving is just around the corner and we are in the home stretch of another football season.  The Legends and Leaders divisions both have one leader.  Could it possibly be a Penn State against Michigan State Big Ten title game?  Wisconsin, Michigan and Nebraska are all lurking […]

B1G Review: Wisky scores 60, and two big upsets

What should have been a bland boring week of the favorites beating up the underdogs turned out to be upset weekend.  The Legends division now has one leader with losses by Michigan and Nebraska.  The Buckeyes and the Gophers seem to have found their offense and Wisconsin looks like they are back on track. The […]

B1G Preview: Scary match ups for Halloween

Will there be any surprises in the Big Ten this Halloween?  Freaky things happen on Halloween weekend. All twelve teams face off in conference play and we have another top 25 match up in addition to a trophy game.  Six teams are now bowl eligible and Iowa will look to become the seventh team this […]