"The University of Illinois is also in turmoil. The university sports an Interim Chancellor, an Interim Athletic Director, and an Interim Football Coach; the game will be played at Soldier Field, making this an Illini Interim Home Game."
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|2 days 10 hours ago||Every single year since 2007,||
Every single year since 2007, the defense has been obliterated by OSU.
|2 days 10 hours ago||The truly depressing thing is||
The truly depressing thing is OSU has looked beatable all year long. I thought they would eventually look like world beaters the second half the season. They haven't.
|2 days 11 hours ago||Just don't run after the||
Just don't run after the punter anymore, please. We run into the kicker every...single...time.
|3 days 33 min ago||Or the bomb sniffing dogs||
Or the bomb sniffing dogs upon entering the horseshoe.
|3 days 5 hours ago||It was all because the teams||
It was all because the teams were ranked 1 and 2. I don't believe that was originally a 3:30 kickoff.
|3 days 8 hours ago||That's kind of how we got Bo in 1968. Sometimes it works out.||
That's kind of how we got Bo in 1968. Sometimes it works out.
|3 days 8 hours ago||Peppers had that same kind of||
Peppers had that same kind of pick six against Minnesota but ended up dropping it.
|3 days 8 hours ago||That's fair. I agree that||
That's fair. I agree that none of the top teams are elite in the conference.
|3 days 9 hours ago||Tim Dwight sighting. He was||
Tim Dwight sighting. He was responsible for a good chunk of Iowa's points in the classic 97 game at the big house.
|3 days 9 hours ago||You're right. Well, that's||
You're right. Well, that's embarrassing. Amazing how I can remember endless facts about games that took place 20 years ago but I couldn't remember a game from 5 weeks ago.
|3 days 9 hours ago||I'm still trying to figure||
I'm still trying to figure out how good Iowa is. Their most notable win is against 8-3 Wisconsin, which they won 10-6. But that game was M00N like in it's ugliness with turnovers and missed points. Wisconsin basically handed that game to the Hawks by fumbling away a handoff at the 1 yard line late in the 4th quarter that would have given them the winning score.
|3 days 12 hours ago||Thanksgiving weekend sure has||
Thanksgiving weekend sure has changed in regards to college football.
|4 days 7 hours ago||I'm surprised. Do they||
I'm surprised. Do they normally do college sports stories?
|4 days 16 hours ago||Terry Glenn before this game:||
Terry Glenn before this game: "We need to keep Michigan down here where dey belong...just like da rest of dem teams....and....kick der butt like we did everybody else."
Every year with the trash talk and every year not being able to back it up. The Cooper years were just epic.
There was also a great picture of Eddie George crying as the final seconds ticked off the clock that has, sadly, been removed from the Internet.
|5 days 3 hours ago||Teams will always make 3s against us.||
Teams will always make 3s against us.
|5 days 3 hours ago||UConn can't miss now and we just continue to attempt 3s.||
UConn can't miss now and we just continue to attempt 3s.
|5 days 3 hours ago||Robinson has been open with||
Robinson has been open with these 3's. They're just not falling.
|5 days 3 hours ago||Shooting has gone cold.||
Shooting has gone cold. Rebounding has disappeared.
|5 days 3 hours ago||That's a funky looking arena.||
That's a funky looking arena. Looks like the people in the stands should be waving glow sticks.
|5 days 3 hours ago||Please play better than the||
Please play better than the other night.
|5 days 13 hours ago||Yeah. He was the first||
Yeah. He was the first person who came to mind when I read the topic title.
He has really come into his own the second half of this season. And when he's not making some great catches lately, he's running great end arounds against Penn State or that 66 yard TD against Maryland. And that 96 yard kickoff return against Northwestern, well, that was pretty sweet.
Did not to expect to see this kind of stuff from him before the season started.
|5 days 14 hours ago||It had something to do with||
It had something to do with him being in a bar...maybe because he was underage? I forget the exact details. A fan posted the story online a couple years ago but I can't find it now.
Gillette was suspended for the Fiesta Bowl game against Nebraska as well. Fortunately, Pat Moons did a solid job of kicking for us in those two games.
|6 days 4 hours ago||I love how Musberger says||
I love how Musberger says nothing and just lets the cameras show the crowd going crazy. Keith Jackson would later do the exact same thing on Desmond and Charles' punt returns in 91 and 97. A moment like that speaks for itself.
This game is also particular in that, I believe it was the only time during the Schembechler years where the OSU game was a 3:30 kickoff. Looks like it was a bit overcast but it's pretty dark throughout the game.
|6 days 4 hours ago||(No subject)|
|6 days 12 hours ago||I doubt they change the||
I doubt they change the banner but I hope they do a moment of silence before the game like they did for Ufer before the Illinois game in 81.
|6 days 13 hours ago||He is greatly missed.||
He is greatly missed.
|6 days 13 hours ago||No former Buckeye players||
No former Buckeye players calling this game? Score!
|1 week 2 hours ago||Would have been 17-3. Now||
Would have been 17-3. Now it's 10-10. Disgraceful job by the refs.
|1 week 9 hours ago||Also in the 1994 Notre Dame||
Also in the 1994 Notre Dame game, we attempted a chip shot field goal, ND blocked it, Che Foster caught the ball behind the LOS and ran forward for a first down. Biakabutuka ran it in for a TD 3 plays later. Keep in mind that this happened in South Bend....where the refs have a very long history of screwing Irish opponents over.
|1 week 11 hours ago||Soul crushing.I hope they||