Comments like this make me want to stick it in Iowa's ear:
Iowa coach Tom Brands brimmed with confidence Friday. "If we're consistent, I don't think this will be as wide-open as everyone thinks,'' he said. "That's probably a bold statement. But I believe in the guys, and they believe in themselves.''
Well Tom, here's to you not getting a Big Ten or an NCAA Team Title this year. Go suck a egg. Talks cheap. Its game day baby.