Big Tentacles - The SWRT look at the Big Ten, and its sway over the
college football landscape.
Ball hopeful for Saturday.
Wisconsin tailback Montee Ball is hopeful that he will be medically cleared to play in this Saturday as the Badgers take on Nebraska. (The Milwalkee Journal Sentinel)
Notre Dame-Michigan no more?
Notre Dame and Michigan's annual rivalry game looks to be the durst casualty in the Irish's new partnership with the ACC. (ESPN)
(Just for the record, SWRT will keep Notre Dame news in "Big Tentacles" until the end of the season.)
Michigan athletic director Dave Brandon says he was "blindsided" by Notre Dame's decision to opt out of the Irish-Wolverine rivalry game. (The Detroit Free Press)
Will the Wolverine Survive?
After two big losses to Alabama and Notre Dame, Graham Filler wonders if Michigan will be able to win even eight games in 2012. That projection is a far cry from the team some...