Maryland's reasons to be rivals with every school in the Big Ten
It's become a common question: Now that Maryland is part of the Big Ten, who will be the Terps' rivals?
Well, we put the microscope to each of the other 13 full-time institutions in the conference and found reasons that Maryland fans can carry a little animosity into their first matchups. We'll admit that some of them are a stretch, but it won't take long for some better reasons for rivalry to arise.
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IOWA: Their wannabe Pittsburgh Steelers uniforms( Reese Strickland-US PRESSWIRE, US PRESSWIRE / October 23, 2010 )
Yeah, those Iowa football uniforms look a little familiar. And not in a way that will generate positive thoughts from the Terps fans in Baltimore.
As legend goes, the Hawkeyes adopted those uniforms because they wanted to emulate the dynastic Steelers of the 1970s. They aim to play a similar bruising style, which may remind locals of a familiar AFC North matchup.