Barfknecht: Stumbling out of the gate is far from B1G time
Nebraska's Kenny Bell walks off the field after Taylor Martinez's fourth-quarter fumble. The Huskers' close call against Wyoming didn't help the Big Ten's image after college football's first week of games.
Posted: Sunday, September 1, 2013 12:00 am
We're still awaiting word on whether the Big Ten will be forced to give up its automatic bid to the Bowl Championship Series.
OK, not really. But that's hardly an outrageous response to a first week of football so lackluster that the nation will again wonder if this league can compete nationally.
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Sunday, September 1, 2013 12:00 am.