Big Tentacles - The Big Ten and its influence over college football.
Jeremy spoke in class today.
Alejandro Sacks profiles Michigan
wide receiver Jeremy Gallon, responsible for three touchdowns in the
Wolverines' victory over Notre Dame. (The Detroit Free Press)
What price victory?
Yeshahayahu Ginsburg suggests that Michigan's win over Notre Dame may end up helping Ohio State's hopes for a BCS title. The best solution for that? Best Ohio State at the end of the regular season. (The Columbus Dispatch)
A Tale of Two Teams.
Graham Filler looks at
how the Michigan and Michigan St. offenses are going in opposite
directions, with Michigan going forward, and Michigan St. struggling. (Off Tackle Empire)
The Last Temptation of Pat Fitzgerald?
Teddy Greenstrein looks at reports that Northwestern head football coach Pat Fitzgerald could be lured away by either USC or Texas, both of which lost on Saturday, and both of which have coaches on the Hot Seat (Lane Kiffin and Mack Brown). (The Chicago Tribune)
Ride a Scheelhasse.
Mark Primiano profiles Illinois starting quarterback Nathan Scheelhasse. (The Champaign Room)
I've seen the future, and it will be.
Jason Kirk predicts Ohio State will meet Stanford in the Rose Bowl, and Michigan will face Clemson in the Orange Bowl. In the Jan. 1, bowls. Kirk predicts Northwestern will face Texas A&M in the Capital One Bowl, Wisconsin vs. Florida in the Outback Bowl, and Michigan State vs. Ole Miss in the Gator Bowl. (SB*Nation)
The Postmortem Prometheus.
Adam Jacobi reviews Iowa's win over Missouri State. (Black Heart Gold Pants)
Struggling teams struggling against each other.
Iowa and Iowa State come into the week of the Cy-Hawk Series game with each team having a less-than-spectacular season so far. (The Cedar Rapids Gazette)
We were merely freshmen.
Eric Olson profiles Nebraska freshman linebackers Josh Banderas and Nathan Gerry. (AP/Yahoo! Sports)