Big Ten Power Poll - Post Week 6

Let's be honest. Two of the easiest columns to write (and get feedback from your readers) are 1) the power rankings column and 2) the pop culture comparison column. Much like that magical day when somebody got their peanut butter on my chocolate (or did I get my chocolate in her peanut butter?), it was predestined that one day these two great columns would be brought together...

So last week's ranking compared each of the twelve Big Ten schools to past Presidents of the United States of America. Needless to say, some of you were not happy.

Obama-and-dog-bo-playing-football_medium

"It's too political!" "We'll argue and start hating each other!" "Politics and football don't mix well!" "I don't know what we're yelling about!" 

Anyway, I realize now that I pushed the envelope way too far with this group. And as a result, I've decided to see that this week's power poll involves as little controversy as possible. So, as the picture above indicates, we have a different topic for this week's poll.

Images_medium Images_medium

That's right. Puppies. Now, argue about that. I dare you.

 

1. Ohio State - 96 Points (8 1st Place Votes) - Last Week: 1

Rottweiler-puppy-photos_medium

You're a big fierce puppy! Oh yes you are!

2. Nebraska - 88 Points - Last Week: 2

P5083930_medium

You're a fast running puppy, aren't you? Oh yes you are!

3. Michigan State - 78 Points - Last Week: 3

Bulldog_20puppy_208_20wks_medium

What a strong puppy you are! Oh yes you are!

4. Iowa - 72 Points - Last Week: 4

Goldenboxerrusty8weekspuppy2_medium

What a poised and confident puppy you are! Oh yes you are!

5. Wisconsin - 65 Points - Last Week: 6

Lilly-cream-female-2-3-18-09_medium

You're a big boned puppy, aren't you? Oh yes you are!

6. Michigan - 53 Points - Last Week: 5

Dog020_medium

Did someone big and strong pick on you little puppy? It'll be OK! Oh yes it will!

7. Northwestern - 43 Points - Last Week: 7

Sleeping-puppy-firstnight1_medium

Did you have trouble staying awake that late, little guy? It's OK!

8. Illinois - 39 Points - Last Week: 10

Puppy_027b_medium

What a good puppy you are! You're learning so fast!

9. Penn State - 35 Points - Last Week: 8

Pup3_medium

You just have to wear this until you get healthy, little guy! It'll be OK!

10. Purdue - 24 Points - Last Week: 11

Climbing1_medium

You're really climbing up in the world, aren't you? Oh yes you are!

11. Indiana - 23 Points - Last Week: 10

Roaring_puppy_bmp_medium

You silly puppy! You know that you can't win without defense! Oh no you can't!

12. Minnesota - 8 Points - Last Week: 12

Dead-puppy_medium

I don't think it's smart enough to be playing dead...

 

The Big Ten Power Poll is voted upon by the eight writers of this staff. 96 is a perfect score. 8 is the lowest possible total.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join Off Tackle Empire

You must be a member of Off Tackle Empire to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Off Tackle Empire. You should read them.

Join Off Tackle Empire

You must be a member of Off Tackle Empire to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Off Tackle Empire. You should read them.

Spinner

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9341_tracker