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Michigan coach Brady Hoke. (Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Emma’s End-Around: Turmoil In Michigan

Brady Hoke’s seat is scalding hot.

CBS Chicago–09/26/2014

Michigan State Spartans. (Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Emma’s End-Around: Oh, What A Night

Michigan State-Oregon is must-watch TV, plus 10 Big Ten thoughts and power rankings.

CBS Chicago–09/05/2014

Tim Beckman. (Photo by Kirk Irwin/Getty Images)

Wisch: Picking ‘Naming Rights’ For Big Ten Coaches

To show I’m not just blowing smoke, here are some other suggested sponsors for a few of the Big Ten basketball and football coaches:

670 The Score–10/08/2013

Bo Pelini.  (Photo by Eric Francis/Getty Images)

Nebraska Won’t Punish Belini For Profane Rant

Nebraska is ready to move on from Bo Pelini’s profane rant against fans two years ago.

670 The Score–09/18/2013

Bo Pelini.   (Photo by John Gress/Getty Images)

Big Ten Coaches: Vent At Your Own Risk

If you’re a college football coach and you want to vent, there’s a short list of places where you can do it safely.

670 The Score–09/18/2013

Bo Pelini.   (Photo by John Gress/Getty Images)

Bo Pelini Apologizes For Profane Rant About Nebraska Fans

Hours after Bo Pelini fired back at criticism from one of the Nebraska program’s all-time greats, he had to apologize for a profane rant in which he criticized “fair-weather” Cornhuskers fans.

670 The Score–09/17/2013

Bo Pelini.   (Photo by John Gress/Getty Images)

Video: Bo Pelini Pulls Off Epic Phone-Smashing Prank On His Team

Nebraska football coach Bo Pelini has a strict no-cellphone policy.

670 The Score–08/26/2013

Bret Bielema holds up the Amos Alonzo Stagg Championship Trophy after winning the 2012 Big Ten Championship Game. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Hoge: With Unlikely Victory, Badgers Prove They’re Rose Bowl Worthy

No, that wasn’t the Oregon Ducks playing in the Big Ten Championship. That was the now 8-5 Wisconsin Badgers.

CBS Chicago–12/02/2012

Montee Ball runs against Nebraska Sept. 29. (Photo by Eric Francis/Getty Images)

Hoge: Talent Will Win Out In Surprisingly Good Big Ten Championship Game

A look at how each team can win Saturday night at Lucas Oil Stadium in the Big Ten Championship Game.

CBS Chicago–11/30/2012

Taylor Martinez is the key to Nebraska's 2012 season. (Photo by Eric Francis/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Big Ten Preview: Nebraska Cornhuskers

Martinez is supposedly a better passer and the defense is supposedly more disciplined. We’ll find out shortly if that is true. If it is, Nebraska might very well end up in the Rose Bowl.

CBS Chicago–08/28/2012

A general view of the Pennsylvania State Nittany Lions tall flag squad. (Credit: Rick Stewart  /Allsport)

Silverman: In Wake Of PSU Scandal, College Football Simply Doesn’t Matter This Year

Penn State’s so-called leaders seem unconcerned about the Penn State scandal because it didn’t happen on their campuses.

CBS Chicago–08/23/2012

Chris Petersen. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Wisch: Two Names Can Put Illini Football On The Map

I’m sure that Mike Thomas has his own list of names who he’d like to see as his coach at Illinois. But my advice is this: Aim high.

CBS Chicago–11/19/2011

Joe Paterno directs play of quarterback Matt McGloin. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Time For Coaches To Actually Teach

Ask most coaches how they view their life’s work, and you’ll get an answer like this: “I consider myself a teacher, first and foremost.”

CBS Chicago–11/16/2011

Ron Zook

Hoge: Which Big Ten Coaches Are On The Hot Seat?

Adam Hoge breaks down which Big Ten coaches are on the hot seat this season and which coaches are completely safe.

CBS Chicago–07/15/2011

Michigan Wolverines

Wisch: I Pity Michigan’s Next Football Coach

Jim Harbaugh’s not coming. And Pat Fitzgerald isn’t either. But Les Miles still might be. Or maybe it’ll be Brady Hoke, some mystery candidate or, hmm…

01/08/2011