This will be the most bantered about off-season topic in Big Ten circles - and already has been - Big Ten Expansion. Purple Mafia Member and friend of LTP, Teddy Greenstein has created quite a stir with this report on Big Ten expansion. In this article he cites a William Blair report that recommends the Big Ten expansion based on financial upside. Specifically the article mentions Notre Dame, Mizzou, Pitt, Syracuse and Rutgers, but also cautions that other names might be in consideration. Furthermore, and I'll have to get him back on LTP ASAP to debate this next point - he believes Rutgers is the best fit. See here. This is the part where we all roll-out the Learfield Cup results about the programs with the healthiest top-to-bottom programs to prove who is best athletically. Also,...

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