Hot Reads: Day Two Power Tie Power Rankings

Hot Reads: Day Two Power Tie Power Rankings

If you read yesterday’s day one Power Tie Power Rankings, you know we’ve got problems in the Big Ten. Day two proved that they’re worse than we thought.Not only did we have more (multiple) repeat ties, we had four coaches go with two styles that never impress the...
Trend Report: Minnesota

Trend Report: Minnesota

The Gophers developed into a tough out in the Big Ten West under Jerry Kill, a pesky team that would be in the division race deeper than most projected. P.J. Fleck’s job is to raise that ceiling. He has 13 total starters back, so there are some holes, but Minnesota is...
Hot Reads: It’s List Season

Hot Reads: It’s List Season

With only a couple days left of June, we are in the heart of the summer which means one thing: it’s officially list season! There’s nothing like a good list this time of year to fill a content quota and spark discussion. On Monday, Athlon Sports decided to rank all...
3 Half-Baked Big Ten Takes

3 Half-Baked Big Ten Takes

One of my weaknesses as a columnist is that I live in a world of gray. Few topics are ever black-and-white to me and columns work better when Thing A can be terrible/great/outrageous with no qualifiers.But my mind rarely works that way, so, instead of waiting for it...