Patriots Zoltan Mesko: He is, the Most Interesting Punter in the World

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Yesterday, I saw a lot of search engine love for former Michigan Wolverines and current New England Patriots punter Zoltan Mesko, an athlete with a fascinating back-story. For some reason, a lot of people were searching for Zoltan Mesko t-shirts lately. I guess the cult status he had in Ann Arbor is spreading to the NFL, or Boston at least.

So I figured it was time to re-publish this exclusive from 2009 Big Ten Media Day.

When I first saw that Michigan brought their punter to Media Day, I thought “well, that makes sense he had a ton of work last season, and probably will again this fall. But seriously, who brings their punter?”

Then again Michigan State brought their kicker, and conference favorite Ohio State defied logic and reason to bring their 6th, 10th, and 24th best players.

By Paul M. Banks

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Ranking the Big Ten Football Venues


By Paul M. Banks

Our friends over at Midwest Sports have ranked the atmosphere at all 11 Big Ten football Stadiums. And Chicago’s two teams, Illinois and Northwestern, did not place well. Actually, their showing was pitiful, 8th and 11th respectively. If you can use the term “respect” in regards to what the writer thought of the Wildcats and Illini home fields- at least in these rankings. Of course, these rankings were compiled by an Indiana University graduate/fan, so take it with a grain of salt. Then again who would know more about crappy, unexciting football than an IU alum?

Either way, be sure to check out the full list by clicking here. There’s lots of cool pictures, YouTube videos, and even the clip of Brutus the Buckeye getting into a fight with a Michigan fan on the sidelines of Ryan Field. Good times indeed.