2018 DSN Big Ten Power Rankings – Week 7

Much like the College Football Playoff Committee, I don’t believe in doing rankings before any meaningful games have been played.  Unlike them, this committee of one is far too impatient to wait any longer. In fact, I did a preliminary conference ranking last week. It turned out to be a fruitful exercise with a whopping … Read more

Detroit Lions’ tryout consists of eight players, including three former MSU standouts

The Detroit Lions tryout featured a few players with whom college football fans in Michigan might be familiar. Initially reported by Howard Balzer on Wednesday, the Detroit Lions worked out a bevy of players this week.  Michigan State University wide receivers Aaron Burbridge and Bennie Fowler, along with former WR-turned-cornerback, Tony Lippett, led the list of … Read more

Associated Press top 25 poll released

Both the Michigan Wolverines and Michigan State Spartans find themselves in new positions in this week’s AP poll. The Wolverines, who had their hands full with the Northwestern Wildcats yesterday, capped a comeback from a 17-0 deficit to win 20-17. On the other hand, the Spartans took care of business against the MAC’s Central Michigan Chippewas by a final … Read more