The Big Ten has fought for respect on a national level all season, and after 11 weeks of the season, Big Ten teams make up a quarter of the top 12 in the coaches poll.
Northwestern fans have been waiting quite a while for Matt Alviti to make his way onto the field.
Pat Fitzgerald decided before his team even got the ball back: He was going to go for two.
Improbably, despite no offensive success to speak of until the game's final drive, Trevor Siemian threw a touchdown pass to Tony Jones with three seconds left in Saturday's game against Michigan.
Calling multiple timeouts in a row might be viewed as a strange strategy, but there's no reason to question it from Pat Fitzgerald anymore.