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TRADITIONS

“The Game”

“The Game”

It has come to be known as not only the best rivalry in college football, but as the most exhilarating rivalry in all of college sports.Each year, The Game is…

“The Game”
Top 12 Marching Band Traditions in the Big Ten

Top Marching Band Traditions in the Big …

Contributor Grant Gannon ranks his favorite Big Ten Marching Band Traditions:

1. Script Ohio- Ohio State
Ranked No. 1 on my list, and Sports Illustrated’s top college football tradition from the August 22,…

Top Marching Band Traditions in the Big …
Woody Hayes: the Ritual of College Football

The Ritual of College Football

The words of Woody Hayes illustrate best what we all feel as Big Ten fans, the passion for history and traditions that surround a Saturday football game day in this…

The Ritual of College Football
What it Takes to be in the Michigan Marching Band

What it takes to be in the Michigan Marc…

The University of Michigan Marching Band is one of the most prominent collegiate bands in the United States of America. The marching band began in 1896, when Harry dePont invited all…

What it takes to be in the Michigan Marc…
The Life of a Big Ten Male Cheerleader

Gentlemen of the Spirit Squad: The Unhea…

The phrase “tremendous college athlete” rouses thoughts of football and basketball players in the minds of many. Robert Griffin III dodging defenders during a mad sprint to the end zone,…

Gentlemen of the Spirit Squad: The Unhea…
“50 College Stadiums, Campuses and Shrines to See Before You Die”

“50 College Stadiums, Campuses and Shrin…

Bleacher Report has named their “50 College Stadiums, Campuses, and Shrines to See Before You Die”. Michigan Stadium-The Big House-comes in at number 9. Other Big Ten sites include Ohio…

“50 College Stadiums, Campuses and Shrin…
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Marching Bands in the Big Ten

As you walk past the concession stand, you smell grease from the burgers, you hear the shouts of thousands walking past you, but what stands out most is in the sound off into the distance. It’s so faint, but it draws your attention. It makes every step towards your seat more and more exciting. As you get closer, the sound starts to get louder, the rhythms and melodies become clear and you finall... (more)

History of Michigan's Winged Helmet

As the safety of helmets in college football has progressed over time, so have the designs on th... (more)

Top 25 Football Traditions?

We came across this list of "... (more)