I shot the warning across the bow yesterday about Big Ten expansion rumors and predictably, Jim Delany put the immediate squelch to the rumor. As several news outlets have reported, the Big Ten hosts its Athletic Directors and Joint Groups meetings next week, while the conference's presidents' meetings are in June. When word starts leaking post June meetings then I'll start paying attention.On to the Big Ten bowl line-up. Kudos to Adam Rittenberg of ESPN.com for staying on this topic regularly as we all need to re-learn the pecking order of bowl games that was finally becoming ingrained in our bowl-ready heads. With the addition of a couple of new bowls and the reconfiguring of the pecking order, the 'Cats are a lock for a bowl if they get to "bowl eligible" status and six wins.Let's...

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