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  1. B1G coaches tourney results: Game 3

    Brian Bennett

    We're back with some more results from our own version of March Madness, the all-time Big Ten coaches tournament. Our third game of the first round featured two coaches from the Paul Bunyan's Axe rivalry, though from vastly different eras. Minneso...

    Blog | March 25, 2014
  2. Badgers chopping their way to BCS bowl

    Brian Bennett

    MINNEAPOLIS -- It's tradition in the Paul Bunyan's Axe series for the winning team to grab the axe and hunt down both goal posts for some pretend chopping. That tradition hit a slight snag on Saturday night. After No. 19 Wisconsin downed No. 25 Mi...

    Blog | November 23, 2013
  3. Big Ten lunchtime links

    Brian Bennett

    Paul Bunyan's Axe is super cool, but I wonder if the teams were more motivated when Wisconsin and Minnesota played for the Slab of Bacon. Mmm ... bacon. Longtime NFL insider Gil Brandt isn't very impressed with the Big Ten and says Baylor would t...

    Blog | November 20, 2013
  4. Gophers must grind to get Axe

    Brian Bennett

    Paul Bunyan's Axe has to be one of the coolest trophies in college football. Who wouldn't want to pick up a giant axe and swing it around after winning a game? And yet, the axe might as well be Excalibur for Minnesota, more mythical than real. "As...

    Blog | October 18, 2012
  5. Big Ten weekend rewind: Week 13

    Brian Bennett

    Let's begin the rewind with a little chop talk. Players and coaches from Wisconsin and Minnesota nearly brawled following the Badgers' 20-7 win at TCF Bank Stadium on Saturday. The brief altercation happened when Wisconsin brought Paul Bunyan's Ax...

    Blog | November 25, 2013