Big Tentacles - The SWRT look at the Big Ten, and its sway over the
college football landscape.
Ball cleared for takeoff.
Wisconsin running back Montee Ball has been medically cleared to play in Saturday's game against Nebraska. (ESPN)
Walk-on the Wild Side.
Mark Morehouse profiles Iowa fullback-turned running back Mark Weisman, who has been one of the biggest surprises and few bright spots of the Hawkeye's 2012 season. (The Cedar Rapids Gazette)
As Good As It Gets?
Graham Filler asks whether Saturdays cross-division game between Ohio State and Michigan State will be the best Big Ten game of 2012. And it's only September. (Off Tackle Empire)
Things will be different this time.
Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller explains how things will be different in Saturday's game against Michigan State than they were in the Spartans' 10-7 win over the Buckeyes last season. (The Columbus Dispatch)
When Irish eyes are forcing turnovers.