Blood, Sweat and Cheers: Great Football Rivalries of the Big Tenby Todd Mishler
For pure spectacle, passion and tradition, nothing in sports beats a college football rivalry- and the Big Ten has some of the oldest and the best. Whether it's Wisconsin and Minnesota renewing their ancient battle for Paul Bunyan's Axe, Ohio State and Michigan scrapping for conference dominance, or Indiana and Purdue vying to take home the Old Oaken Bucket, Todd Mishler shares the history, ritual and color of the Big Ten's toughest blood feuds.
Discover a Century of Football Legends!: The hard-fought intrastate grudge matches: Purdue vs. Notre Dame, Illinois vs. Northwestern, Michigan State vs. Michigan, and more. The history and lore of the trophies, including Floyd of Rosedale, the Sweet Sue Tomahawk, the Shillelagh, and the Little Brown Jug. The greatest players the game has ever known: Red Grange, Bronko Nagurski, Alan Ameche, Otto Graham, Bubba Smith, and so many more! The legendary coaches: Woody Hayes, Bo Schembechler, Biggie Munn, Jack Mollenkopf, and Barry Alvarez, to name but a few.
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