The only expansion I want to hear about tomorrow is the expansion of my belly.
The Big Ten has been honest in admitting this expansion is all about demographics and not football quality, Dan Wetzel writes. The league went too far in compromising its product, Stewart Mandel says.
Rutgers is celebrating this move, while the Big Ten hopes the school can deliver more than just TV sets. The Scarlet Knights are getting into bed with a slithery fellow in Jim Delany, Dave D'Allesandro writes in the Star-Ledger.
It's been a rough year for Illinois, but beating Northwestern would make for a fun finish.
Indiana starts to look forward as it season comes to an end (subscription required).
Dean Lowry is making an impact on defense for Northwestern as a freshman.
Purdue is riding some late-season momentum toward a possible bowl bid.