This week’s picks column is dedicated to the Big Ten Conference for the misguided welcoming of two football juggernauts destined to add muscle to the league’s national image.
In Maryland, you have a program desperately trying to be the Oregon of the east with its colorful helmet-uniform combinations. The only things missing are victories, respect, championships, quality play and wall-to-wall exposure. Rutgers gave us former Indianapolis Colts linebacker Gary Brackett.
Great job, Jim Delaney. Are Wyoming and East Carolina the next blips on the old expansion radar?