Thursday, September 6, 2012

Big Tentacles: Taylor Martinez, Everett Golson, BCS predictions, and more.

A Few Small Repairs. 
Nebraska starting quarterback Taylor Martinez discusses the work on his QB skills at home in California during the offseason. (The Omaha World-Herald)

I've seen the future, and it will be.
Off Tackle Empire's Mike Jones predicts Michigan State vs. Oregon in the Rose Bowl, Wisconsin vs. Oklahoma on the Fiesta Bowl, and Ohio St. and Penn St. staying home. Well, he's guaranteed to be 50% correct there.

I Ain't Ever Satisfied.
Norte Dame starting QB Everett Golson says that he isn't satisfied with his performance in the Irish's defeat of Navy. (The Chicago Tribune)

Send in the Clowns. 
Kirk Herbstreit declares Michigan State players' mocking of Michigan's loss to Alabama "a clown move." (The Detroit Free Press)

The Miller of the Dee.
Ohio State starting QB Braxton Miller assesses the areas where he needs to improve his game. (The Columbus Dispatch)

Twin sons of different mothers? 
Mike Singer previews Northwestern's 2012 home opener against Vanderbilt, a.k.a. SEC Northwestern. (CBS Sports)

Scheelhasse back at practice.
Illinois starting QB Nathan Scheelhaase practiced on Wednesday for the first time since injuring his ankle in the Illini's win over Western Michigan. No word yet on whether he'll be ready to play this Saturday. (The Chicago Tribune)

Children of the Corn.
Mike Hlas looks at how far Iowa's in-state rival, Iowa State, has caught up to the Hawkeyes. (The Cedar Rapids Gazette)

Insanity


Iowa St. athletic director Jamie Pollard + Chick-fil-A + Black Heart Gold Pants.
You can figure out for yourself where things go after that.