It wasn't a good weekend for the Big Ten.
Just like with the presidential election, now that the 2013 Heisman race is over, it's on to the next one.
If last week brought a Challenge, a true test in the form of annual match ups with the ACC, then this week brings the non-conference season's final exams.
The Big Ten lost the first 10 editions of the Big Ten/ACC Challenge. So maybe 2013's 6-6 split shouldn't have Big Ten fans too down in the dumps.
Typically, the schedule-makers for the Big Ten/ACC Challenge try to pit teams of equal caliber against one another, but when Michigan State-North Carolina was originally inked, perhaps