Big Ten at Ten 9.5.12: Let's Settle the Jersey Question

I'm pressed for time today so I'll be copping out and asking you a question. A few weeks ago I asked whether we should dress up for football games and the general response was "no". There was also the question of whether it was appropriate to wear a jersey as an adult. Consider what you're doing: you're a grown man, 25-40 years old (or older) and you're wearing the jersey of a teenager/20/21 year-old kid. You probably didn't play college football, you're probably overweight and probably have a less than flattering beer gut.

Naturally, every situation is different. Perhaps we should discuss an age limit? Say...35 years old? 40? What if you actually played football for the team? Hopefully, this poll provides all of the relevant options. Links and poll after the jump.

Team Links:

Illinois is studying quarterbacks with Nathan Scheelhaase (probably) not playing. The Illini backup's name? Reilly O'Toole.

The last time the Illnii went to the desert was 1996?

Indiana vs. Massachusetts: the gameday basics.

The Iowa Hawkeyes will be wearing 1920's throwback uniforms this weekend.Here's a lesson on the 1920's Hawkeyes.

Kirk Ferentz talks Iowa State and the Cy-Hawk trophy.

Shoelace is shouldering too much blame for the Alabama loss says...Michigan?

Fitz Toussaint speaks up.

Now Spartan players are apologizing for ripping Denard Robinson on Twitter. Again...this is news?

The Only Color's Picture Pages for Boise State.

Minnesota safety Derrick Wells was named the FWAA/Bronko Nagurski National Defensive Player of the Week.

FBT's models and bottles for New Hampshire.

Something something 1980's something Nebraska Cornhuskers.

Rex Burkhead still isn't ruled out for this weekend's game.

SoP's thoughts on Northwestern's QB situation.

Lake the Post's Wildcat of the week is Venric Mark.

Ohio State v. Miami's offensive breakdown.

LGHL has an interesting story about the University of Chicago.

Penn State's ability to make big plays is the real issue.

BOB's Virginia Presser.

Week 2 Vitals for Purdue's matchup against Notre Dame.

BoilerTMill's thoughts on Caleb TerBush being named the starter against Notre Dame.

Madtown Badgers week one recap.

How the Badgers ran, passed in week one.

Conference Links:

12 Big Ten Questions for Week 2

The best of the week 2 for the Big Ten

Listen to your Big Ten football coach

The Big Ten's top 3 Heisman candidates

BTN's week 1 predictions revisited

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