MSU a Legend; Big 10 now called B1G The Enlightened Spartan: MSU a Legend; Big 10 now called B1G

Monday, December 13, 2010

MSU a Legend; Big 10 now called B1G

OK. Announcement out of Big Ten HQ today... The ES likes the division names, hate the new, UNC Powder Blue colored logo. B1G is clever but the font is sinful. But who cares really? The Legends Division is a brutal football division, while the Leaders Division looks to have a stronger men's hoops base.

LEGENDS: Iowa, Michigan, Michigan State, Minnesota, Nebraska, Northwestern

LEADERS: Illinois, Indiana, Ohio State, Penn State, Purdue, Wisconsin.

Let's get real. Why don't we change the name to the Big Twelve?

Bowl Preview: ESPN picks Alabama over Michigan State

ESPN had its bowl preview last night, with pundits (Robert Smith, Todd McShay, some other punk) giving 19, 25, and 29 confidence points to Alabama to win over Michigan State. Fine. But what was wrong with the presentation? It only discussed Alabama, had nothing to say about the Big Green. Sigh. We still have a ways to go for respect, Spartan fans...