Last year Purdue had a good showing vs. Notre Dame that ended in a loss. This year Purdue had a good showing vs. Notre Dame that ended in a loss.
Iowa's run game was supposed to be one of the finest parts of a team that looked to be a contender for a division title.
That hasn't been the case. At all.
Bowling Green scored a big win over Indiana last weekend, the school's first win against a Big Ten team since a season-opening win over Minnesota in 2007.
It's no secret. Northwestern has pulled an Austin Powers and straight up lost its mojo.
One truth about the Illini so far this season: They've been great in the second half.
Another truth: They've been pretty bad in the first half.