Michigan’s Dennis Norfleet Could Be Poised For A Huge Season

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Earlier this summer, it was announced that Michigan‘s sophomore speedster Dennis Norfleet will be utilized as a slot receiver for the Wolverines in 2013.  This would hopefully get more production from the gifted Norfleet by giving Michigan’s offense another weapon. Since […]

Ohio State: How Does Braxton Miller’s Preseason Heisman Case Look?

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The Johnny Manziel autograph scandal has impacted the 2013 Heisman conversation. Manziel won the trophy last season and was therefore already penciled in as a favorite by default heading into his second season. However, with all of the uncertainty brought on […]

Why Shane Morris Will Be Very Important To Michigan In 2013

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Michigan fans are heading into the 2013 season with a lot of excitement surrounding the quarterback position. Junior Devin Gardner will be the starter and has received plenty of hype after a very strong 2012 season. Many think Gardner can […]

Rob Henry Was the Sensible, Obvious Pick For Purdue Boilermakers At QB

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There are a ton of uncertainties for Purdue heading into the 2013 season.  They have a new coach in Darrell Hazell, who has never coached in the Big Ten before, by far the most difficult schedule the first half of the season and […]

Northwestern WIll Have More Trouble In Their Opener Than Fans Expect

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Northwestern will have to travel to Berkeley for their week 1 matchup with California. Even though Cal was not very good last season and Northwestern has Big 10 title aspirations, this should be a very tough test for the ‘Cats. First off, […]

Slightly Improved Defense And Some Better Luck Could Send Indiana To A Bowl In 2013

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Indiana went just 4-8 in 2012, but as far as a four win seasons go, it wasn’t all bad.  Now, thanks to some positive aspects it showed last year and a favorable schedule, look for Indiana to improve in 2013, […]

Can Michigan Wolverines’ Defense Take the Next Step In 2013?

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In 2012, Michigan’s defense was very solid, helping to erase memories of the awful Rich Rodriguez era defenses.  Heading in to year three of the Brady Hoke and Greg Mattison regime, the defense should be looking to take the next […]

Michigan And Ohio State Could Play “The Game” Twice in 2013

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When it was announced that the Big Ten would split into two six-team conferences in 2011, the big point of discussion with Michigan and Ohio State fans was how the conference would treat their biggest rivalry. If they were put […]

2014 LB Jared Wangler Switches From Penn State To Michigan

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In a relatively rare case of a Big Ten team taking a recruit who was already committed to another Big Ten school, Michigan has done so to Penn State.  2014 linebacker Jared Wangler has committed to Michigan, after previously committing […]

Is Pat Fitzgerald’s Two QB System Really Best For Northwestern?

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It seems that Pat Fitzgerald plans on using both of his quarterbacks this season for Northwestern. Like last year, Kain Colter will be the “starter”, but be as much of a runner as a passer. Meanwhile, Trevor Siemian will back Colter up and be the primary passer. […]

Michigan’s Dennis Norfleet Could Make A Huge Impact As A Slot Receiver

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With Denard Robinson, Michigan‘s offense always had that “wow” factor.  Everyone in the country knew, that at any time and from anywhere on the field, Robinson could make a huge play with his feet.  ”Shoelace” could score from anywhere, and […]

Michigan State Could Be A Surprise Success This Season In Legends Division

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Most observers looking at the Big Ten Legends Division see a three-horse race. Michigan and Northwestern (maybe less so) are supposed to challenge last year’s winner Nebraska for a spot in the Big Ten title game. But what this premise leaves out […]