CHICAGO — Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller is the Big Ten’s Offensive Player of the Year for the second straight season. Miller has averaged 265 yards of total offense and accounted for 29 total touchdowns while leading Ohio State to a 12-0 record despite a knee injury early in the season. The Buckeyes will play […]
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The Spartans are the only team in the country without a play of 40 yards or longer.
The first time a Kirk Ferentz-coached Iowa football faced Michigan State, things didn’t go well. “I was surprised how easy it seemed,” Michigan State quarterback Bill Burke said after a 49-3 victory over the visiting Hawkeyes in 1999. That Iowa team finished 1-10 in Ferentz’s rookie season. The Spartans threw six touchdown passes. Iowa had […]
IOWA CITY, Ia. – Jerome Bettis? Thanks, Iowa running back Marcus Coker said, but when it comes to former professionals, he’s an Earl Campbell kind of guy. “That’s why I wear his number (34),” said Coker, who tries to add to his Big Ten Conference rushing lead during Saturday’s 11 a.m. game against 13th-ranked Michigan […]
Chicago, Ill. — If you don’t know what to think of Jim Tressel, the Ohio State football coach who was fired last spring for violating NCAA rules, a few of his comrades in the Big Ten might be able to help you out. Losing Tressel was a big blow for the Buckeyes. He consistently pounded […]
If you think they’re not remembering last season’s 37-6 beatdown against Iowa, then you’re — quite honestly — wrong. A reversal of that game, and Michigan State wins the Big Ten title instead of sharing it. The middle of November trip to Iowa City will be very interesting, to say the least. Nov. 12 […]
Legends Division notebook with items on Sean Fisher, Dan Persa, Greg Mattison, and Michigan State.
Kirk Ferentz didn’t see the big win coming.
The Spartans haven’t beaten themselves as the Hawkeyes have.