Quick, name the most intimidating stadium in the Big Ten. There’s no one true right answer (except that it’s definitely not Purdue’s Ross-Ade Stadium or Minnesota’s TCF Bank Stadium), but there’s absolutely no way that you, the fan, would consider Ohio State’s stadium out of your top three entirely, right?
And yet, when it comes to an anonymous survey conducted by ESPN.com with 28 different Big Ten players, the results were tabulated, and there was Ohio Stadium, sitting right there…at fourth place.
The ‘Shoe didn’t even medal, people. Is it really just the work of a loaded field, though? Is Ohio Stadium the Tyson Gay of Big Ten stadiums? Or is something else afoot here?
Here’s the entire breakdown:
Camp Randall Stadium, Wisconsin: 9 votes
Beaver Stadium: 8 votes
Kinnick Stadium, Iowa: 4 votes
Ohio Stadium, Ohio State: 3.5 votes
Michigan Stadium, Michigan: 2.5 votes
Spartan Stadium, Michigan State: 1 vote
It’s worth noting, as ESPN does, that only…
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