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Brady Hoke

Ohio State football coach Urban Meyer. (Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Emma: 5 Big Ten Football Storylines

Can the Big Ten finally produce a national champion again? Ohio State has the talent.

CBS Chicago–07/31/2014

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

Brady Hoke. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Hoke Invites Boy Who Named Cancer ‘Michigan’ To Ohio State Game

Hoke invited a young Ohio State fan who named his cancer “Michigan” to see the Buckeyes play the Wolverines.

CBS Chicago–07/23/2013

Brady Hoke and Brian Kelly.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Michigan’s Brady Hoke: Notre Dame ‘Chickening Out’

Michigan coach Brady Hoke has taken the Notre Dame rivalry up a notch.

05/14/2013

Corey Brown #10 of the Ohio State Buckeyes scores a touchdown on a 14-yard pass reception in the second half against the Michigan Wolverines at Ohio Stadium on November 24, 2012 in Columbus, Ohio.  (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Ohio State Beats Michigan 26-21 To Finish Undefeated

The only thing Urban Meyer lost during his first season at Ohio State was his cool — at the end of the last game. Carlos Hyde ran for 146 yards and the fourth-ranked Buckeyes’ defense shut out No. 20 Michigan in the second half to grab a bruising 26-21 win on Saturday, completing an improbable 12-0 season for the Buckeyes.

11/24/2012

Denard Robinson. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Big Ten Preview: Michigan Wolverines

Michigan may have the talent to be in the BCS National Championship conversation, but a tougher schedule will make it harder for Big Blue to top last season’s 11 wins.

CBS Chicago–08/22/2012

Denard Robinson. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Denard Robinson Will Return For Senior Season

Michigan quarterback Denard Robinson is set to return for his senior season.

CBS Chicago–01/13/2012

Junior Hemingway #21 of the Michigan Wolverines scores a 18-yard touchdown reception in the third quarter against Antone Exum #1 of the Virginia Tech Hokies during the Allstate Sugar Bowl at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 3, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Michigan Edges Va. Tech In OT To Win Sugar Bowl 23-20

Brendan Gibbons drilled a 37-yard field goal down the middle in overtime to lift No. 13 Michigan to a 23-20 victory over 17th-ranked Virginia Tech in the Sugar Bowl on Tuesday night.

01/04/2012

Montee Ball

Wisconsin’s Ball, Penn State’s Still Named Big Ten Players Of The Year

Wisconsin running back Montee Ball was named Big Ten Offensive Player of the Year and Penn State defensive tackle Devon Still was named Big Ten Defensive Player of the Year.

CBS Chicago–11/30/2011

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

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

Jim Tressel

Hoge: The Fallout From Tressel’s Resignation

What was revealed in Monday’s Sports Illustrated piece is a systematic problem that was likely inherited by Tressel and consistently covered up by the hierarchy at Ohio State.

05/31/2011

Brady Hoke

Michigan Names Hoke As New Head Coach

It wasn’t going to be Jim Harbaugh or Les Miles, but Michigan finally found the new man to lead their program back into relevance. And he might be a better fit than who Michigan fans initially wanted.

01/11/2011

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