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Big Ten announces it will open office in New York

In a sign of the changing landscape of college football, the Big Ten Conference — traditionally populated with Midwestern schools — will open an office in New York City, … 393 more words


Doyel: Players Union Won't Ruin College Sports

Gregg Doyel-
CBSSports.com national columnist

(CBS) Mark Emmert is president of the NCAA. He calls a union for college athletes “a grossly inappropriate solution to the problem” that would “blow up everything about the collegiate model of athletics.” 164 more words


If Chicago wants Super Bowl, why not B1G Championship Game too?

Now that we know that it is possible to play a championship game of football outside in the cold elements, the idea is one that seems to be gaining traction in cold weather cities. 491 more words

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Jim Delany says no Big Ten Friday night games (for now)

Although he did not slam the door shut on the idea, Big Ten commissioner Jim Delany says there are no plans to add Friday night games to the Big Ten calendar any time soon. 319 more words

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#BTNLive crew debates Friday night football games

Earlier this week, BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart wrote a piece about Big Ten football games being played on Friday nights. The idea generated plenty of feedback from Big Ten fans across the country. 187 more words

Big Ten Unlikely To Expand Friday Night Football

 CHICAGO (AP) — Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany said Thursday that the league is not looking to schedule more Friday football games, except on Thanksgiving and Labor Day weekends. 523 more words