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  1. College football preview -- What's old is new again among Big Ten...

    Pat Forde

    In the 1970s, the Big Ten had an array of mobile quarterbacks. But they pale in comparison to this season's lineup of dual-threat QBs.

    Story | Conversation | August 23, 2011
  2. Championship Week: Big Ten basketball tournament primer

    Pat Forde

    There is dominance at the top, drama in the middle and desperation at the bottom as the Big Ten tournament gets underway.

    Story | Conversation | March 09, 2011
  3. Stanford Cardinal, obscure running backs among bowl season's winn...

    Pat Forde

    With 30 bowls in the books -- and with too many crazy moments to mention -- Pat Forde runs down bowl season's biggest winners and losers.

    Story | Conversation | January 04, 2011
  4. College Football: LSU Tigers' Les Miles leads coaching blunders l...

    Pat Forde

    Dashing through a Hat dance with the devil, the coaching dishonor roll, the Land of Disenchantment and more.

    Story | Conversation | October 05, 2010
  5. The 2009 college football season took unforeseen twists and turns...

    Pat Forde

    The 2009 season had its share of surprises. From unranked Cincinnati transforming into a national title contender to Ndamukong Suh becoming a Heisman candidate, the message for the postseason is clear: Expect the unexpected.

    Story | Conversation | December 05, 2009
  6. LeGarrette Blount, Tate Forcier, Clemson Tigers, LSU Tigers and t...

    Pat Forde

    From the art of the apology to coaches on the hot seat to players trending up and down, The Dash runs through it all.

    Story | Conversation | October 06, 2009
  7. Taking issue with Sagarin's all-time college basketball rankings

    Pat Forde

    Pat Forde loves the first 1,195 pages of the "ESPN College Basketball Encyclopedia." But when it comes to Jeff Sagarin's all-time rankings, well ... let the debate begin.

    Story | Conversation | October 05, 2009
  8. Big Ten will earn respect once it starts accumulating wins

    Pat Forde

    Ohio State has held up as the Big Ten flagship, but the Buckeyes haven't received much help the past few seasons.

    Story | Conversation | August 28, 2009
  9. Coaches adjust to life in hard economic times

    Pat Forde

    Most revenue-sport coaches are accustomed to living like CEOs. These financial times have changed some things.

    Story | Conversation | July 15, 2009
  10. Forde Minutes: Big Dance edition

    Pat Forde

    From Selection Sunday to the Coen brothers to the players under pressure, The Minutes -- Big Dance edition! -- runs through it all.

    Story | Conversation | March 15, 2009
  11. Forde Minutes: Conference predictions and awards

    Pat Forde

    From Morehead mania to the possible fourth No. 1 seed to Chief Kickingstallionsims, The Minutes runs through it all.

    Story | Conversation | March 10, 2009
  12. Forde Minutes: Fragile four still in peril

    Pat Forde

    From potential No. 1 seeds to provocative questions to coach of the year candidates, The Minutes runs through it all.

    Story | Conversation | February 24, 2009
  13. Pat Forde: Dashing through the Notre Dame Irish snow

    Pat Forde

    From snowball bombardment at Notre Dame to rapid-firing snowballs at some offending parties to snow cones for the winners, the Dash runs through it all.

    Story | Conversation | November 25, 2008
  14. Doomed history no longer repeating itself at Missouri

    Pat Forde

    Missouri's players must not remember how bad things were in past years. They're a national contender and just beat a top-20 team on the road, yet they're still unhappy, writes Pat Forde.

    Story | Conversation | August 31, 2008
  15. Illini seethe hatred toward Eric Gordon (and family), but IU wins...

    Pat Forde

    This game was circled (in blood) by some after Eric Gordon de-committed to Illinois and has starred at Indiana. The first half was rough. The second half was better. The two overtimes were thrilling, and IU's win added just more pain to the Illini, writes Pat Forde.

    Story | Conversation | February 08, 2008
  16. Upsets make midseason landscape hard to recognize

    Pat Forde

    From upsets to coaches to busts to worst fan reactions to conference calls, The Dash's run through the midseason report has it all.

    Story | Conversation | October 09, 2007