Spring Cleaning: Resetting the Big Ten; expectations for Texas, USC

Tom Fornelli makes his 2014 debut on the Eye On College Football Podcast to kick off our Spring Cleaning series. In this week's episode, we say farewell to Legends and Leaders and reset the landscape in the new Big Ten East and Big Ten West, including a grim forecast for Michigan and the league's newcomers (Maryland and Rutgers ). Also: the difference in our expectations and fan expectations for some of the high profile first-year coaches. 

Topics in this week's podcast include, but are not limited to: 

-- Most relatable Winter Olympic sport

-- Predictions for the future of the proposed 10-second substitution rule

-- Malik McDowell's commitment to Michigan State  

-- The competitiveness of the Big Ten East and the opportunity in the Big Ten West

-- The importance of a strong 2014 for Brady Hoke at Michigan

-- First-year coach expectations: What are we expecting from Texas , USC , Washington , Louisville , Vanderbilt and Boise State .

Ways to Listen

1) CBSSports.com player below

2) Download the MP3

3) Download the show or subscribe on iTunes


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Chip Patterson has spent his young career covering college sports from the Old North State. He's been writing and talking about football and basketball for CBS Sports since 2010. You may have heard him... Full Bio

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