CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

20 results for "super bowl"

Page of 1
  1. Wilson leads B1G contingent in Super Bowl

    Adam Rittenberg

    It had been four years since a former Big Ten quarterback (Drew Brees in 2010) led his team to a Super Bowl championship. Russell Wilson ended the drought in dominating fashion Sunday night. Wilson, who played his final collegiate season at Wiscon...

    Blog | February 03, 2014
  2. Big Ten's lunch links

    Adam Rittenberg

    The lunch links: Snapping the ball over your head since 2008. Thanks to Russell Wilson and others, Wisconsin received some excellent pub during Super Bowl XLVIII. Badgers recruit Dareian Watkins overcame some rough obstacles early in his life. ...

    Blog | February 03, 2014
  3. Wisconsin leads B1G Super Bowl group

    Adam Rittenberg

    In 2011, Russell Wilson and Montee Ball formed one of the most explosive offensive backfields in Big Ten history and led Wisconsin to a league title and a Rose Bowl appearance. Somehow, that Badgers team managed to lose three games. Wilson and Bal...

    Blog | January 20, 2014
  4. Big Ten Friday mailblog

    Adam Rittenberg

    Enjoy Super Bowl weekend. And another 49ers victory celebration. To the mail ... Kenny from Hastings, Neb., writes: Hey Adam, My question is about officiating. Many times this year we saw a lot of problems with the big ten crews and several wer...

    Blog | February 01, 2013
  5. Big Ten chat wrap

    Adam Rittenberg

    You waited patiently for the Big Ten chat and, as always, brought good questions and insights to it. We talked realignment (of course), future Big Ten scheduling, recruiting and more. You even got a Super Bowl prediction from me (49ers don't lose Sup...

    Blog | January 31, 2013
  6. 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
  7. Big Ten's Super Bowl XLVII connections

    Adam Rittenberg

    As colleague Brett McMurphy tweeted earlier today, the SEC leads all conferences with 23 players on the two Super Bowl rosters (based on 2012 conference membership). But the Big Ten isn't too far behind. The San Francisco 49ers and Baltimore Raven...

    Blog | January 22, 2013
  8. PSU's Redd ready to unload full 'arsenal'

    Adam Rittenberg

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- When Penn State running back Silas Redd sat down to watch Super Bowl XLVI, he had two goals in mind. 1. Go Giants! 2. Study the New England Patriots' offense, which would soon become his offense at Penn State under new coa...

    Blog | April 10, 2012
  9. O'Brien era at PSU truly begins today

    Adam Rittenberg

    New England Patriots players and coaches remain in shock after Sunday's heart-wrenching loss in Super Bowl XLVI, but Bill O'Brien is moving on to the next task. It's a big one. O'Brien has fulfilled his offensive coordinator responsibilities wi...

    Blog | February 07, 2012
  10. Big Ten's Super Bowl XLVI connections

    Adam Rittenberg

    The Super Bowl returns to Big Ten territory on Feb. 5, and there will be plenty of Big Ten connections at Lucas Oil Stadium as the New England Patriots and New York Giants square off. As the Big Ten office recently outlined in a release, the leagu...

    Blog | January 25, 2012
  11. How the Big Ten fared in Super Bowl XLV

    Adam Rittenberg

    Several of you have asked for me to recap how the Big Ten players performed in Super Bowl XLV, so let's get to it. Eight former Big Ten players and five former Big Ten coaches were part of the Green Bay Packers squad that won the championship 31-2...

    Blog | February 07, 2011
  12. Big Ten lunch links

    Adam Rittenberg

    Hope you're enjoying your Super Bowl hangover. The troubles of former Ohio State quarterback Art Schlichter continue as he's implicated in a sports-ticket scheme investigation. Here's the full story on Schlichter from The Columbus Dispatch. Ohio ...

    Blog | February 07, 2011
  13. The Big Ten's Super Bowl connections

    Adam Rittenberg

    Although my interest in Super Bowl XLV started to evaporate around 7 p.m. Sunday night, the Big Ten still will be well represented Feb. 6 at JerryWorld. The Big Ten is the only conference to have at least one player from every member institution p...

    Blog | January 25, 2011
  14. Big Ten alums shine in Super Bowl XLIV

    Adam Rittenberg

    About a month after Iowa cemented a strong Big Ten bowl performance at Miami's Sun Life Stadium, the Big Ten once again stood out on the same field in a huge game. Former Big Ten players had major roles for the New Orleans Saints in a 31-17 win ag...

    Blog | February 08, 2010
  15. Big Ten stacked with Super Bowl ties

    Adam Rittenberg

    It's Super Bowl week, and here in Chicago, we're celebrating the hiring of Mike Martz as Bears offensive coordinator after a month-long search. Hope Jay Cutler has a life insurance policy. OK, moving on to less depressing topics, like the Big Ten ...

    Blog | February 02, 2010
  16. Big Ten players help Nation squad to victory

    Adam Rittenberg

    Posted by ESPN.com's Adam Rittenberg You might have missed it amid the Super Bowl hoopla, but there was a college football all-star game during the weekend, and several Big Ten players participated. Former Purdue quarterback Curtis Painter starte...

    Blog | February 03, 2009