Wanna See a Dead Body?

Dec 13, 2018
November 24th was a great day in the eyes of Ohio State fans. We witnessed one of the most dominant displays in ‘The Game’s” history, finding the Buckeyes victorious 62-39. On Decemb...

Kyler Murray Wins Heisman

Dec 8, 2018
After one of the longer Heisman presentation shows of recent memory, this time filled with awkward segments and enough missed jokes to make you think a Kansas quarterback was making them. Where was I?...

The Alabama Head Coach Clinic Continues

Dec 5, 2018
Saban pumps out head coaches like Phillip Rivers does kids. Another year, another Alabama coordinator becoming a Head Coach. Who is it this time? OC Mike Locksley, who has been tabbed for the Maryland...

BREAKING: Urban Meyer to Retire After Rose Bowl

Dec 4, 2018
We thought it may happen sooner or later, but it has just become official this morning that Urban Meyer will be retiring from coaching and will coach his last game for Ohio State at the Rose Bowl on J...

Ranking All Ten Conference Championships

Nov 29, 2018
There is a lot on the line this weekend. College football playoff berths, matchups with heated rivals, and conference championship games. But which of the 10 conference championship games should you b...

Michigan State’s Offensive Offense Needs Changes

Nov 27, 2018
Coming into the 2018 season, Michigan State had huge expectations. The Spartans brought back just about every starter from a team that won probably the quietest ten games of all time.  2018 was suppo...

Tom Herman: Does. Not. Care.

Nov 11, 2018
Former Ohio State WR Coach Zach Smith is off the Henny once again, and this time his target is Tom Herman, who does not care one bit. “Ok. Cool Hook Em! 🤘” ARE YOU KIDDING ME? Lest we f...

Fight On: Ranking The Best College Fight Songs

Nov 6, 2018
Call ’em the best, most memorable, most recognizable: fight songs become ingrained in your mind, even if you can’t remember the associated school. When you listen to this list, there’...

My Top 4 Predictions

Oct 31, 2018
So as I am sure you all know by now, the first CFP rankings came out yesterday. Now a lot of people are pissed because LSU is #3, and pretty much ignoring that they are playing Alabama this week so th...

Urban Meyer Coming Back?

Oct 31, 2018
Ever since the end of Purdue’s blowout win over Ohio State, people around the country have been rumbling about Urban Meyer possibly leaving the Buckeye sideline prior to next season. The same Bu...

Comparing this years QB prospects to last years

Oct 26, 2018
Now, lets get real…This years QB’s is not great at all, like borderline disgusting. If you had to compare this years class to last years, it’s like choosing between the Prom Queen, a...

Is it time to talk about the B1G West?

Oct 24, 2018
After this weekend we see four teams at the top of the B1G West with only one loss. Northwestern (4-1), Iowa (3-1), Wisconsin(3-1), and Purdue (3-1) all find themselves competing for a spot in Indy to...

Biggest Win/Most Cupcake Win of the Week: Week 8

Oct 23, 2018
Week 8 has come and gone, and it is a week I certainly want to forget. My beloved Bearcats lost a conference game to Temple in OT. It was also a week to forget for the Buckeyes. Other teams, however, ...

Dan’s Bedtime Thoughts: Sorry for the Hiatus

Oct 22, 2018
I’m sorry for the couple of weeks off, my fellow companions. I’m just now getting into the flow of things again, so I figured that I’d pump out some content while I can’t sleep...

Crazy CFB Things That Are Still Alive

Oct 19, 2018
College football in a word: crazy. Lots of crazy things happen every year in the world of college football. Some crazier than others but I think we should go over some scenarios, that while not likely...

Biggest Win/Most Cupcake Win of the Week: Week 7

Oct 16, 2018
This week was craaazy! 8 teams ranked in the top 25 lost, while 5 won by less than a touchdown. This is one week of just many weeks that could look the same. This is the time of the year where teams a...

ATTENTION: We Have Achieved Blood Week 2018

Oct 15, 2018
It happened. Mayhem Week, Blood Week, Chaos Week, whatever you call it, it happened Week 7 of the 2018 CFB Season. A Week where every team dreads and prays that their team will not be apart of… ...

SU25: Week 7

Oct 9, 2018
We’re halfway through the 2018 college football season and our rankings are starting to take tremendous form. More confidence in Michigan and Texas in actual rank, but not too much change in the...

Heisman Watch: The Year of the Back

Oct 9, 2018
Quarterback, that is. Remember before the season began when everybody assumed the college quarterback landscape was weak and that any of the talented running backs would be a shoe-in for the coveted t...

Marching Bands: College Football’s Secret Weapon

Oct 9, 2018
The age-old debate about whether the NFL product is better than the NCAA’s commodity is easily settled: the NFL lacks marching bands. The Baltimore Ravens and Washington Redskins escape blame he...

Biggest Win/Most Cupcake Win of the Week: Week 6

Oct 8, 2018
This college football season is fun! Cincinnati is ranked for the 1st time since 2012, Notre Dame looks like a contender, and I think it is safe to say that Texas is back! This week’s biggest win wa...

Buck’s CFB Breakdown: Week 5 Edition

Oct 4, 2018
Everybody’s favorite series is back. Who am I kidding every series I do is your favorite series. Nonetheless let me tell what happened over the last few weeks even though you already know what h...

Can the Buckeyes Take Down the Happy Valley White Out?

Sep 27, 2018
Last time the Ohio State football ream stepped foot into Beaver Stadium an eerily cold, snowy, and rainy day overtook State College. Neither team could get going consistently on offense or fully gain ...

JJ’s Video Game Player of the Week: Dwayne Haskins

Sep 24, 2018
Just like Kyler Murray from OU, Haskins is a player that I figured would end up making this list and is also a possible Heisman contender. Dwayne Haskins hasn’t really played a bad game yet, but thi...

Let’s check in on Ohio State.

Sep 22, 2018
Has the situation gotten all that better? Unless you have been living under a rock, everyone should know about the mess that was Ohio State’s offseason. I think I have published five or six arti...

A case for an alternative Big Ten Championship game

Sep 20, 2018
Ohio State is the best team in the Big Ten. This isn’t really a hot take or news in any way. Even without head coach Urban Meyer, they got off to a great start, outscoring opponents in the first...

Dan’s Bedtime Thoughts: Week 3

Sep 18, 2018
Another week, another step closer to the Big Ten becoming like the Pac 12 after a laughably dismal showing. Ohio State was one of the few bright spots this week, along with Penn State. The B1G has off...

Big Ten Football Should Scrap its Division System

Sep 18, 2018
Shortly after Maryland and Rutgers announced their intent to join the Big Ten in 2012, the conference implemented its geographical East-West division split. It has been a fine system and was a positiv...

Loser of the Week: Week 2

Sep 12, 2018
Week two featured some spectacular losers. Florida lost to Kentucky for the first time in 31 years, and the North Carolina Tar Heels got blown out by East Carolina. But this week’s loser of the ...

Nick Bosa: The Heisman Candidate We Need

Sep 12, 2018
As an Ohio State fan, it’s easy to be subjected to the bias that Nick Boss has been one of the best players in the nation, yet it is hard to believe that there have been many players that have p...

Defensive Heisman Watchlist

Sep 6, 2018
As I am sure most of you know the Heisman trophy is more or less a glorified “Best QB or RB” and that is because after Charles Woodson won it in 1997 those are the only two positions that ...

The Best and Worst of CFB: Week One

Sep 6, 2018
Week one is in the books and it’s almost time for week two. But first, let’s go look at the best and worst from the first week of college football. Worst The Big Ten East What a tough week...

Urban Meyer Suspended. My Thoughts:

Aug 22, 2018
Ohio State has suspended coach Urban Meyer for the team’s first three games after a two-week investigation into allegations that Meyer and others mishandled domestic assault accusations made aga...

Breaking: Urban Meyer Suspended Three Games

Aug 22, 2018
So it took the Ohio State Trustees ALL DAY to come to a decision that we all knew they were going to eventually wind up at. At this point everyone knew he was going to face a suspension of some kind. ...

New Rivalry: Battle for the Fist Pump Trophy

Aug 18, 2018
Rutgers has scheduled Monmouth University as a 2020 opponent, finally providing us with a real battle at the shore. Well, hopefully Rutgers will blow Monmouth out… Now I understand most of the c...

Preseason Props: Betting the Big Ten

Aug 16, 2018
At this time of the year, there’s not a lot of sports betting action to go around. But if you’re like me and gearing up for the college football season, I’m sure you’ve already...

What Could’ve Been: The Jim Harbaugh/Kansas Saga

Aug 7, 2018
Everybody’s favorite milk-drinking, red meat-devouring, chicken-avoiding, khaki-wearing football coach resides in Ann Arbor, Michigan where he belongs, but Jim Harbaugh’s journey to the Bi...

Ryan Day: THE New Coach Of Ohio State

Aug 4, 2018
New Beginnings, New Hampshire.. Ryan Day yesterday became the head coach of THE Ohio State University. If you somehow missed all the news because you have no wifi or live under a rock, Urban Meyer got...

Student Union CFB Preview: Big Ten Heisman Candidates

Aug 4, 2018
Big Ten football is a thing of beauty. With 14 Heisman winners in their history, I wouldn’t be surprised if they added #15 this year. With a stacked division like the Big Ten East, one of the best i...

UPDATE: Call the Fight, McMurphy Has Won

Aug 3, 2018
Zach Smith told @1057TheZone he never abused Courtney. Here is text message b/w Zach & Courtney when he admits & apologizes for strangling his wife on Punta Cana trip in March 2015 & again...

Student Union CFB Preview: Big Ten Poll

Aug 3, 2018
A quick disclaimer to start this one… this poll was conducted before the recent news about Urban Meyer came out, so I’m sure they may have been a few changes, but even at that, Ohio State ...

Student Union CFB Preview: Ohio State Buckeyes

Aug 3, 2018
Ohio State is one of the best, if not THE best, college football program of all time. They have one of the best rosters in the country this year, with blue chips on blue chips at every position. They ...

Student Union CFB Preview: Wisconsin

Aug 3, 2018
Wisconsin was by far one of the best all around teams of the 2017 season. They finished with a 13-1 record (9-0 in conference play minus the B1G Championship) and wrapped up the year with a win over t...

Campus Cover 034: Big Ten Preview

Aug 2, 2018
Cody and PJ return to talk about the Big Ten, the Urban Meyer situation, any why their Big Ten Championship pick might not be something you’d expect. Stanley picks: over on Iowa, Maryland, Penn ...

Student Union CFB Preview: Michigan

Aug 2, 2018
As always, the Wolverines are drawing a ton of buzz this preseason. Some of it for good reason as 16 starters return to Ann Arbor, along with former Ole Miss standout and top recruit Shea Patterson tr...

Student Union CFB Preview: Big Ten Awards

Aug 2, 2018
This season, the Big Ten is in a state of flux. The East is going to be ridiculous, as always, but the West is on the rise. Wisconsin and Iowa should both be strong teams from there, and it would not ...

Student Union CFB Preview: Michigan State

Aug 2, 2018
Michigan State was a win against Ohio State away from playing Wisconsin for the Big Ten Championship. After beating Penn State on an afternoon in which Ohio State was massacred by Iowa, Michigan State...

Urban Meyer and the Morality of College Football

Aug 2, 2018
By now, unless you are living under a rock, everyone should have heard about the very damning accusations against Urban Meyer and Ohio State. Obviously this is an issue, and will continue to be for Oh...

Student Union CFB Preview: Penn State

Aug 2, 2018
When it comes to being a team, regardless what kind, you should always look to build upon previous success and move forward. Tension can add up and a group can begin to feel the weight of expectations...

Student Union CFB Preview: Iowa

Aug 1, 2018
Are we going to have another typical Iowa season, or is there room for something greater? We typically know what to expect from Kirk Ferentz teams: Strong O-line, strong running game, and good tight e...

Student Union CFB Preview: Northwestern

Aug 1, 2018
The Northwestern Wildcats started 2017 off sluggishly, but turned a corner to finish the season 10-3. With QB Clayton Thorson returning, the Wildcats look to him to be their go to guy, as they hope to...

Student Union CFB Preview: Nebraska

Aug 1, 2018
You’ve seen it in every single publication by now, but Scott Frost has returned to lead his beloved alma mater. After not being able to get over the hump with Pelini and being god awful with Mik...

Jim Harbaugh: Confirmed Steak Guy

Aug 1, 2018
The weirdest coach in all of College Football is back at it again. After watching the Amazon Prime show All Or Nothing with the Wolverines being featured, we got an inside look at some of the weird th...

Student Union CFB Preview: Purdue

Jul 31, 2018
Under first year head coach Jeff Brohm, the Boilermakers had their most successful season since 2012, and their first bowl win since 2011. It seems as though the train is back on track for the Boilers...

Student Union CFB Preview: Maryland Terrapins

Jul 31, 2018
Maryland’s 2017 season was ruined undoubtedly by injuries. In the worst case of the injury bug I’ve seen, the Terps lost their top two quarterbacks and one of their pass rushers just in th...

Student Union CFB Preview: Minnesota

Jul 31, 2018
Football is a really simple game that requires a few things to be successful at the college level. I don’t just mean successful in regards to winning championships or eight or nine games, I mean...

Student Union CFB Preview: Illinois

Jul 30, 2018
The Fighting Illini have been in the rebuild stage for what feels like an eternity. Their games have been hard to watch with glaring issues on all three phases, but it’s all developmental and w...

Student Union CFB Preview: Indiana

Jul 30, 2018
The first year of the Tom Allen era went largely as expected: a stingy defense and a drop-off in offense. Time to see if Allen can carve out a place in the rough Big Ten East. When Tom Allen took over...

Student Union CFB Preview: Rutgers

Jul 30, 2018
The Rutgers Scarlet Knights proved that they still have some growing pains to go through since joining the Big Ten.  They had two nice wins at home against Maryland and Purdue in 2017 and also had a ...

Top Pro Prospects From Each FBS Conference

Jul 19, 2018
Fur’s pro prospects, Football season is upon us people, so I figured I’d celebrate by throwing out my predictions for the best pro prospects from each FBS conference. Every year you’...

Top 5 Quarterbacks in the Big Ten

Jul 18, 2018
It’s shaping up to be a great year in the college football universe with the season right around the corner. As the Big Ten tries to make the leap to becoming the best conference in college foot...

Prospects that have left New Jersey

Jul 15, 2018
Hello guys, my name is Fur and this is my first article for Student Union Sports, so lets just get right into it. The other day I was on twitter and saw this tweet. I just watched my first college foo...

Rich Rodriguez: An Odyssey

Jun 18, 2018
Rich Rodriguez recently found himself out of a job. His path leading to quasi-retirement is one of the most fascinating stories in college football. Rich Rod started in the old Big East and eventually...

5 Programs That Should Be On “All or Nothing”

May 30, 2018
If you haven’t watched or heard of it, Amazon Prime has a documentary titled “All or Nothing” which is their “Hard Knocks” series. They had done it for the Arizona Cardin...

Who Are The System QB Teams In College Football

May 21, 2018
We hear it all the time. “*Insert NFL QB Here* is a system Quarterback.” Most notably, QB’s such as Blake Bortles, Joe “Elite” Flacco, and even Thomas Edward Patrick Brad...

Joe Burrow Transfers from Ohio State

May 13, 2018
This week QB Joe Burrow from Ohio State announced on twitter that he will be leaving the program. It was long speculated that Burrow would leave as he is a 5th year senior and is also expected to curr...

Michigan State’s Offense is Changing

May 1, 2018
Mark Dantonio teams have had a clear identity during his tenure in East Lansing. Ground & pound, fullbacks, three yards and a cloud of dust, etc. Incumbent quarterback Brian Lewerke gave the MSU o...

Weeks 3 & 4: Curb Your Optimism

May 1, 2018
These two weeks feature some make or break games for teams with zero margin for error in 2018. In parts of America, fall will start to creep into college football stadiums. In other parts, it’s ...

Shea Patterson: Bad?

May 1, 2018
Michigan got some real big news this past week when it was reported that Shea Patterson would be eligible for Michigan immediately. Good for them! Ever since Wilton Speight got hurt way back in 2016, ...

HBO Struck Gold With “Paterno” Movie

Apr 11, 2018
I have long been a fan of HBO programming, ever since I discovered The Wire and The Soprano’s (two of the greatest shows ever, don’t even try to argue with me). Once again, HBO has outdone...

FBFQB: The Ohio State 3 (Miller, Barrett, Jones)

Mar 23, 2018
So a little back story. I played QB all throughout my football career before it was cut short due to a knee injury. When I played in high school, before every game, I would look up college football pu...

Saquon Barkley Day

Mar 15, 2018
In honor of the GOAT’s day in PA I thought it would be fun to look back in time at Saquon Barkley’s Penn State Career and look at his top 5 runs. This is not his top 5 plays just runs. In a career...

Fan-Girling Over Ohio State’s Commitments on NSD

Feb 7, 2018
Good afternoon, comrades. I have officially decided to come out of retirement after a long month and a half or so since my last article. Today, I will be absolutely fangirling over National Signing Da...

Does Jim Harbaugh Need to Have a Big Year in 2018?

Jan 31, 2018
As a diehard a college football fan, the offseason can be a bit slow and boring. Much of the focus is centered around former players leaving for the NFL draft, as well as new players coming in throug...

2018 Senior Bowl Wrap Up

Jan 27, 2018
DONT PANIC, BUT THIS IS THE LAST OF COLLEGE FOOTBALL UNTIL SUMMER. (Okay, I guess there’s Spring Ball but who really cares about glorified two-hand touch with pads?) The 2018 Senior Bowl has com...

Michigan State’s Malicious Mess

Jan 26, 2018
But an Outside the Lines investigation has found a pattern of widespread denial, inaction and information suppression of such allegations by officials ranging from campus police to the Spartan athleti...

Northwestern: Little Brother of The Big 10

Jan 20, 2018
The Wildcats are the annoying little brother of Big Ten football. They tend to find themselves in close games, but when it comes to crunch time they can rarely get it done. This past season was differ...

Why the SEC is the Most Overrated Conference in CFB

Jan 2, 2018
I get it. The SEC has two teams in the National Championship game. But, this still needs to be brought up because the issue is as prominent as it’s ever been. It’s also like beating a dead...

Purdue wins in Late Shootout

Dec 27, 2017
For the first time since the 2011 Little Caesar’s Bowl, the Purdue Boilermakers are have won a bowl game. After more then doubling their win total from last year, head coach Jeff Brohm has the B...

5-Star DE Parsons Chooses Penn State

Dec 20, 2017
Micah Parsons, a five-star defensive end from Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, has recommitted to the Penn State Nittany Lions. Parsons had originally committed back in February of 2016 before withdrawing th...

Crying Kid Doomed Michigan: An Analysis

Dec 4, 2017
Here’s a hard-hitting story for conference championship weekend. I’ve done some digging to explain Michigan’s 8-4 season in which they went out with a whimper. What could be the caus...

Why Rutgers Will Win the 2018 Big Ten Championship

Dec 1, 2017
You are reading that correctly, Rutgers is going to win the Big Ten Championship next year. On the eve of the 2017 Big Ten Championship, I’m telling you why Rutgers will win the 2018 installment. Ea...

Urban Meyer stars in The Cameraman

Nov 30, 2017
During Ohio State’s victory over rival Michigan, star quarterback  J.T. Barrett suffered what appeared to be a leg injury. In live action, the nature of the injury was a tad mysterious. Coach U...

QB WAR: Top Big Ten QBs

Nov 27, 2017
*Stats through November 12, 2017 10. Wilton Speight, Michigan  (0.04 WAR) Kinda like Tanner Lee.. he’s fine, just not very good. He’s not going to win you any games with his arm. I know h...

Nebraska Fires Mike Riley

Nov 25, 2017
In a move that has been telegraphed for months, the University of Nebraska has finally parted ways with head coach Mike Riley. Many thought this would come much earlier in the season, especially after...

Logan Brown, 4-Star OT, Commits to Wisconsin

Nov 21, 2017
While the Wisconsin Badgers have been effective at evaluations to a point where they have put themselves into their current position as a playoff-worthy team, fans naturally want to find someone with ...

Purdue, Not Horrible at Football.

Nov 20, 2017
Coming into this season, people could’ve cared less about the Purdue football team. In the past four years, their overall record was 9-39 with no hope in sight. As this season has wound down, th...

Ohio State’s Ground Game is Very, Very Good

Nov 14, 2017
Former Ohio State great Woody Hayes once said, “……I will pound you and pound you until you quit.” For years, that has been the mantra of Ohio State football. Whether it’s...

Michigan Football Will Be Back On Top Next Year

Nov 13, 2017
We all know that Michigan was quite dominant last year. They may have lost three games, but all were close, with a one point loss to Iowa, an overtime touchdown allowed against Ohio State, and a 4th q...

How the Rankings SHOULD Look on Tuesday

Nov 12, 2017
You hear coaches say that the midseason rankings don’t matter and they don’t pay attention to them. On an extremely superficial level, sure. If you’re in the top 4 after week 8, it does not guar...

It’s Time to Talk to Your Kids About Michigan State

Nov 7, 2017
Remember the deal with Iowa a few years back when everyone was surprised that they were in the Big Ten title discussion? Well, it’s now time to talk to your kids about Michigan State. A year after m...

If undefeated, Wisconsin cannot be left out of the CFP

Nov 6, 2017
Many have begun to question whether Wisconsin would deserve one of the four spots in the College Football Playoff even if they finish the season at 13-0 and win the Big 10. The day that an undefeated ...

Hawkeyes Stun Buckeyes, Put CFP Hopes Out of Reach

Nov 4, 2017
So…..umm yeah, I honestly had no idea I would be in this position as an Ohio State fan when I sat down to write this. To be honest, I am completely shocked, devastated, pissed, and much more. I ...

What was Penn State’s plan on its final possession?

Oct 30, 2017
Driving down the field to score the go-ahead touchdown Saturday, Ohio State was faced with a typical dilemma: Can you score too quickly and give the ball back to your opponent with too much time? Shou...

The Rise and (Epic) Fall of the Fighting Illini

Oct 30, 2017
For a Power Five school, Illinois, especially in football and basketball, has taken a huge step down in the past decade or so. Growing up an Illini fan, it’s been tough to watch. I have fuzzy me...

Penn State vs Ohio State

Oct 26, 2017
By:  Patrick Belanger The Big Ten is arguably the hottest conference in college football at the moment. With four teams in the AP Top 25, three of them being in the top 10, the Big Ten is dominating ...

Saquon Barkley: a Creation Story

Oct 24, 2017
The history of the world is riddled with things far too perfect to be the work of human hands. The pyramids attain geometric perfection. Ancient Maya achieved numerous advances that were thousands of ...

All Talk, Little Walk for Harbaugh

Oct 23, 2017
For all the talk Jim Harbaugh has had over the last three years at Ann Arbor, it really hasn’t amounted to much. After getting dominated by Penn State in primetime Saturday, Harbaugh and company...