Category «Big Ten»

Iowa – Penn State – Highlights

Iowa’s defense is crazy, they are going to dominate most teams. Their offense needs a lot of work if they are going to compete for the Big 10 Championship. Here are a few things that I saw: 1. Ricky Stanzi stares down his receivers, and only throws to the first read. I never see him …

Iowa Blocks Two Field Goals to Win

Crazy Ending for the Iowa Hawkeyes, Two Blocked field goals within 10 seconds.  Give the University of Northern Iowa credit they are a solid team and they will make the Playoffs.  I am torn since I am a fan of both programs, but this is exactly what both teams needed for success, although I would …

Big Ten – Why 12 teams?

NDPanther brought up a good question from my previous post, I just thought I would elaborate a little bit. Why does the Big Ten need 12 teams? The reason is that in order to have a championship game you must have 12 teams, it’s part of the NCAA rules.  The championship game is one step …

Big Ten Expansion Hopes

It turns out that the only one hoping for an expansion in the Big Ten was Joe Paterno and myself.  Paterno was quoted as saying by the Columbus Dispatch. “We go into hiding for six weeks, Everybody else is playing playoffs on television. You never see a Big Ten team mentioned. So I think that’s a …