Lessons learned from last week’s 2-3 primer . . . Indiana needs to do a better job of coaching its DBs not to bump into each other on game-changing deep balls. . . . And never pick a team that’s lost its previous two games by a combined 136-0, even if it’s getting six points at home against a team whose coach is going after his first major-college win. Especially if that team is named Rutgers.
And now, onto this week’s learning opportunities: Wisconsin-Iowa, Indiana-Northwestern, Rutgers-Minnesota, Illinois-Michigan, Michigan State-Maryland.
Because I still need the reps, that’s five games for the price of three. And because I’m tempted to pick too many teams from North Carolina, let’s just stay in the good ol’ Big Ten this week. The rest of this article is available to subscribers only – to become a subscriber click here.