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  1. Snapping the streak: Michigan-Ohio State

    Adam Rittenberg

    The Big Ten is rooted in historic rivalries, but some of these series have been lopsided in recent years. We're taking a closer look at these games and whether things will change or remain the same in 2014. So far, you and I think the status quo w...

    Blog | March 18, 2014
  2. Snapping the streak: Minnesota-Michigan

    Adam Rittenberg

    No league has more longstanding historic rivalries than the Big Ten, but several of these series are becoming one-sided of late. We're taking a closer look at these games and whether things will change or remain the same in 2014. We've already loo...

    Blog | March 17, 2014
  3. Snapping the streak: Michigan-MSU

    Adam Rittenberg

    We're going streaking! OK, not us (thankfully for you), but certain Big Ten teams have held the edge in rivalry games in recent years. We're taking a closer look at these games and whether things will change or remain the same in 2014. After exami...

    Blog | March 14, 2014
  4. Snapping the streak: Minnesota-Wisconsin

    Adam Rittenberg

    Borrowing an idea from our friends at the ACC blog, we're taking a look at some of the Big Ten's top rivalries and whether recent trends will continue or change during the 2014 season. The Big Ten has no shortage of rivalries, but we've identified se...

    Blog | March 13, 2014
  5. Bo Pelini having fun so far in 2014

    Adam Rittenberg

    The end of the SEC's national titles streak wasn't the best thing that happened in Big Ten country on Monday night. During the second quarter of the VIZIO BCS National Championship Game, Nebraska coach Bo Pelini took to Twitter and ... tweeted at ...

    Blog | January 07, 2014
  6. Report: Illinois' Beckman to return in 2014

    Adam Rittenberg

    Tim Beckman basically ensured he would return to Illinois for a third season when the Illini ended a 19-game Big Ten losing streak Nov. 23 at Purdue. Now it's official: Beckman will be back, athletic director Mike Thomas told WCIA-TV's Matt Wetter...

    Blog | December 02, 2013
  7. Clarifying the Big Ten's Super Bowl streaks

    Adam Rittenberg

    Nebraska fans and Purdue fans might not like this post, but here goes ... Several Husker and Boiler backers tweeted me or sent me links showing that their programs boast the longest streaks of former players reaching the Super Bowl. Nebraska leads...

    Blog | January 24, 2013
  8. Best and worst of 2012: Northwestern

    Adam Rittenberg

    Our look at the best moment and worst moment for each Big Ten team in 2012 continues with the Northwestern Wildcats. Best moment: Shock the monkey Northwestern finally ended its bowl losing streak by dispatching Mississippi State 34-20 last wee...

    Blog | January 07, 2013
  9. Instant analysis: Northwestern 34, MSU 20

    Adam Rittenberg

    The streak is over and the monkey is gone. Northwestern finally can celebrate a bowl win. The Wildcats claimed their first postseason victory in 64 years after downing Mississippi State in the Gator Bowl. Although the game didn't go ...

    Blog | January 01, 2013
  10. Beckman, Hope try to weather storm

    Adam Rittenberg

    A five-game losing streak isn't the weight-loss plan Illinois coach Tim Beckman had envisioned. "How do I look? I've lost 22 pounds," the first-year Illini boss revealed this week. "You think I like losing?" Beckman joked Tuesday that he needed...

    Blog | October 31, 2012
  11. Purdue AD releases statement on football

    Adam Rittenberg

    Purdue's football program is mired in a four-game losing streak, and the drumbeat for coach Danny Hope's removal is increasing each week. Athletic director Morgan Burke released a statement Monday afternoon on the state of the program: Everyone a...

    Blog | October 29, 2012
  12. Should B1G select title game teams?

    Adam Rittenberg

    CHICAGO -- The Big Ten is a bit lopsided entering the 2012 season. The Legends division features three potential preseason top-20 squads -- Michigan, Michigan State and Nebraska -- and two others that are riding multiyear bowl streaks (Iowa and No...

    Blog | July 26, 2012
  13. Big Ten's at-large hopes get major boost

    Adam Rittenberg

    Once on life support, the Big Ten's streak of years with multiple teams in BCS bowls is very much alive. Week 12 was very good to the Big Ten's quest for an at-large BCS bowl berth. Losses by both Oklahoma State and Oklahoma increase the likeli...

    Blog | November 20, 2011
  14. Tracking our B1G fantasy teams: Week 10

    Adam Rittenberg

    VICTORY! After eight weeks of playing the blues, the Trombone Shorties held a second line on Bourbon Street to celebrate the death of their losing streak against Non-Gingervitis. Yes, it took the Shorties adding former Non-Gingervitis star Michiga...

    Blog | November 03, 2011
  15. Pat Fitzgerald optimistic despite slide

    Adam Rittenberg

    Northwestern is mired in its longest losing streak since 2006, Pat Fitzgerald's first year as coach. Since a Dan Persa-led comeback last November against Iowa, Northwestern has lost five consecutive Big Ten contests and recorded just one win against ...

    Blog | October 18, 2011
  16. Ohio State survives major scare

    Adam Rittenberg

    The game is over in Columbus, and Luke Fickell's honeymoon as Buckeyes coach could be, too. A huge sigh of relief for Buckeyes fans, but plenty of concerns ahead. Ohio State 27, Toledo 22: Ohio State's win streak against in-state opponents is a...

    Blog | September 10, 2011