• From
    • To


74 results for "central michigan chippewas"

Page of 4
  1. Big Ten assistants in mix at CMU

    Adam Rittenberg

    After its dramatic GMAC Bowl victory on Wednesday night, Central Michigan will accelerate its search for a new head football coach. Two Big Ten assistants reportedly are in the mix for the top job in Mount Pleasant: Michigan State running backs co...

    Blog | January 07, 2010
  2. Wildcats complete 2010 slate with CMU

    Adam Rittenberg

    Northwestern has finalized its 2010 schedule with the addition of Mid-American Conference champion Central Michigan. The Wildcats will host the Chippewas on Sept. 25 at Ryan Field. Northwestern's bye week will take place Oct. 16, giving the team a...

    Blog | January 05, 2010
  3. Blogger debate: UA-Iowa & Cal-Minnesota

    Adam Rittenberg

    Posted by's Ted Miller and Adam Rittenberg Holy Rose Bowl! It's another Big Ten-Pac-10 weekend, with No. 8 California visiting Minnesota and Arizona headed to Iowa. All four teams are 2-0. Seems like a good time for another blogger debate...

    Blog | September 18, 2009
  4. Spartans won't let disappointment linger this time

    Adam Rittenberg

    Posted by's Adam Rittenberg Kirk Cousins knows how Michigan State fans feel right now. The Spartans sophomore quarterback used to be exactly like them. "I remember being a fan watching Michigan State growing up, too, and [seeing] those...

    Blog | September 16, 2009
  5. Spartans to celebrate the state with MAC games

    Adam Rittenberg

    Posted by's Adam Rittenberg In a move that will delight the Mid-American Conference and could draw mixed reviews from Spartan Nation, Michigan State has reached a long-term scheduling agreement with the three MAC schools located within s...

    Blog | August 20, 2009
  6. The return of the MAC

    Adam Rittenberg

    Posted by's Adam Rittenberg Excuse the Mark Morrison reference, but it's time to take a peek at the Mid-American Conference heading into the 2009 season. Whether you want to admit it or not, Big Ten fans should have some interest in ...

    Blog | August 04, 2009
  7. Indiana defenders stick to the code

    Adam Rittenberg

    Posted by's Adam Rittenberg CHICAGO -- Indiana's demise on defense last season could be attributed mainly to injuries, but a lack of communication also played a role in the struggles. Linebacker and co-captain Will Patterson made tha...

    Blog | July 30, 2009
  8. Five nonconference games to fear in the Big Ten

    Adam Rittenberg

    Posted by's Adam Rittenberg For the most part, BCS teams structure their nonconference schedules to satisfy two objectives: revenue and a better overall record. There are several marquee nonleague matchups in the Big Ten this season, but...

    Blog | July 13, 2009
  9. Big Ten mailblog

    Adam Rittenberg

    Posted by's Adam Rittenberg My summer tour of weddings continues this weekend in Napa Valley -- congrats to David and Julia! -- so I'll be off until Tuesday. As a result, your regular Friday mailblog arrives a day early. Shane from W...

    Blog | July 09, 2009
  10. Three fresh faces for Wisconsin in 2009

    Adam Rittenberg

    Posted by's Adam Rittenberg These three newcomers figure to contribute right away for Wisconsin this fall. OFFENSE -- Kraig Appleton, WR, Fr. Wisconsin made waves on signing day by inking Appleton, who originally committed to...

    Blog | June 22, 2009
  11. Ranking the Big Ten nonconference schedules

    Adam Rittenberg

    Posted by's Adam Rittenberg If you haven't noticed, scheduling is the theme around this week. My colleagues have examined the decline of marquee nonleague games and the money-driven formula that goes into scheduling. Now it&...

    Blog | June 10, 2009
  12. Big Ten mailbag: Let's talk expansion

    Adam Rittenberg

    Posted by's Adam Rittenberg Don't worry, you'll still get your regular Friday mailbag. But the response to this week's news -- or non-news -- about Big Ten expansion has predictably sparked tons of debate. Here are a few of t...

    Blog | May 07, 2009
  13. Watt provides spark for Wisconsin D-line

    Adam Rittenberg

    Posted by's Adam Rittenberg J.J. Watt's long, strange journey back to Wisconsin was almost complete, as head coach Bret Bielema offered him a chance to walk onto the Badgers' team. Watt just had one final item to address.&n...

    Blog | April 23, 2009
  14. Early schedule snapshot: Michigan State

    Adam Rittenberg

    Posted by's Adam Rittenberg Here's a look at what's on tap for head coach Mark Dantonio and the Spartans this fall. NONCONFERENCE SCHEDULE Sept. 5 Montana State Sept. 12 Central Michigan Sept. 19 at Notre Dame Nov. 7 Wester...

    Blog | February 10, 2009
  15. Purdue fans should tune in to Motor City Bowl

    Adam Rittenberg

    Posted by's Adam Rittenberg Last year, Purdue fans had an excellent reason to watch the Motor City Bowl. Their team played in the game. The Boilermakers are staying home for the bowl season this year, but the Purdue faithful still should tun...

    Blog | December 26, 2008
  16. Is the MAC gaining on the Big Ten?

    Adam Rittenberg

    Posted by's Adam Rittenberg The Big Ten and Mid-American Conference formed a scheduling partnership several years ago, with the intent to give the MAC more exposure and the Big Ten more home games and, presumably, more non-league wins. All b...

    Blog | November 13, 2008