Hot Reads: Beautiful, Anonymous

Hot Reads: Beautiful, Anonymous

Generally speaking, listening to people you don’t know that well talk about jobs you don’t have in an industry that’s not yours is about the worst thing in the world. Shop talk is only fun if it’s your shop.Unless we’re talking about Athlon’s annual unveiling of...
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...
Conference Favorites Dominate Preseason Big Ten Honors

Trend Report: Northwestern

After coming up aces in 2015 and going 5-0 in one-score games during a 10-3 season, the pendulum swung the other way in 2016. Northwestern went 1-3 in those games last season, finishing 7-6. But with 17 starters returning, including nine on offense, if the Wildcats...