| Oct 25, 2013
| 5:22 PM
I need to find a new conference. This whole Big Ten thing is simply not working for me. (Shhh … please don't tell the producers at the Big Ten Network.)
I'm 5-1 in non-B1G games and 26-38 in the conference I'm supposed to know best. Guess...
| Nov 28, 2013
| 8:47 PM
Speculation surrounding Illinois coach Tim Beckman's job status before Saturday's season finale against Northwestern at Memorial Stadium comes as no surprise but with a touch of irony.
Northwestern counterpart Pat Fitzgerald actually presided over a...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 10:05 PM
Northern State has played overtime games and double overtime games, but never a triple overtime game.
That all changed last Saturday night.
The NSU football team defeated Wayne State College 29-27 in a triple overtime thriller at Swisher Field....
| Apr 15, 2013
| 4:28 PM
Former linebacker Mike Mauti will test his skills as a TV analyst Saturday, when he calls Penn State's Blue-White spring game for the Big Ten Network. The game will air live beginning at noon. Pat Lovell/USA Today Otherwise, Mauti, who......
| Jun 4, 2013
| 9:22 PM
As you know, I've been intrigued by Pro Football Talk's concept of establishing a Mount Rushmore for every NFL franchise. Tonight on the NBC Sports Network show, the Mount Rushmore of the New York Giants and Philadelphia Eagles were revealed. In the...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 4:23 PM
PENN STATE (1-0) vs. EASTERN MICHIGAN (1-0) WHEN: Noon Saturday WHERE: Beaver Stadium TV: Big Ten Network (Scott Graham, Chuck Long) RADIO: WAEB AM-790 IF YOU GO: Spectators can bring one clear, one-gallong plastic bag per person. For more information,......
| Jul 25, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Former Eagles quarterback Donovan McNabb is back in the starting lineup. McNabb (right) will be one of the regular analysts on Fox Sports Live, which will be the flagship show for the new Fox Sports 1, billed as America's new sports network. Fox Sport 1...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 6:39 AM
When UCF coach George O'Leary has been asked about the most important games on the schedule this season, he gets that smirk on his face and answers, simply: "Akron."
It's 12 one-game seasons, according to anyone wearing the black and gold. That's fair....
| Jul 18, 2013
| 1:04 PM
The Big Ten Network and ESPNU will air provide television coverage of the Big Ten’s Football Media Days the league announced Thursday.
The event kicks off on Wednesday, July 24 in Chicago and the BTN will present five hours of live coverage...
| Apr 6, 2013
| 7:41 PM
The Nebraska Cornhuskers provided the spring football moment that I will never forget.
As I randomly changed channels on Saturday afternoon, I happened upon Nebraska's spring game on the Big Ten Network and saw something that was a pleasant reminder...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 7:54 PM
Chris Collins and Pat Fitzgerald both grew up as sports stars in suburban Chicago.
Both Collins and Fitzgerald are 38 and born in 1974 — Collins eight months earlier in April. Both enthusiastically view each day as an opportunity to improve and...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 5:36 PM
When the brackets come out on Sunday night, you can scout out your favorite teams for what shapes up as wide-open NCAA men's basketball tournament.
And once the schedule is released, you can also figure out what CBS/Turner Sports announcing teams you...