Big Ten Articles

Indiana and Michigan State are certainly no strangers when it comes to matching up against one another, as both schools have been members of the Big Ten together for more than 60 years now. However, when it comes to the Hoosiers vs. Spartans...
Aaron Tallent
11 months ago
Kevin Hogan
Week 8 of the 2015 college football season kicks off with three intriguing games on Thursday night. Temple hopes to keep its unbeaten record intact against East Carolina, Georgia Southern and Appalachian State meet in a critical Sun Belt showdown,...
Steven Lassan
11 months ago
You can't get much more outrageous than the end of the Michigan State-Michigan game last weekend, but you know the college football world is sure going to try. With another slate of season-shaping matchups and potential trap games on the docket...
J.P. Scott
11 months ago
To call Iowa under-estimated entering the 2015 college football season wouldn't come even close to properly stating the degree to which the Hawkeyes have thus far surpassed even the most starry-eyed zealot's definition of “success...
Robert A. Boleyn
11 months ago
Leonard Fournette
The first half of the 2015 college football season is officially in the books. And at the midpoint of 2015, it’s time to look back at the first seven weeks, revisit preseason predictions and take a glimpse at what the second half of the...
Steven Lassan
11 months ago
As you might expect from a guy who covers and blogs about the Big Ten, BTN.com is a site that I frequent regularly. I'm a guy who is fascinated by the fan. I always like to know what the mood is and what they are feeling. As a result, one of my...
J.P. Scott
11 months ago
Leonard Fournette
The Heisman Trophy has become more of a quarterback award over the past decade, but it looks as though we are on track to see running backs dominate the field this season. The year of the running back in college football is living up to the hype...
Kevin McGuire
11 months ago
Utah as a Top 5 team? Iowa sitting at 7-0? Four unbeaten Group of 5 teams in the Top 25? Yes, yes and yes — and nobody saw any of it coming. A phenomenally outrageous first half to the 2015 college football season has positioned the...
J.P. Scott
11 months ago
Andy Janovich
Andy Janovich, what have you done? Nebraska football head coach Mike Riley has been singing the praises of the Gretna, Neb., native ever since his breakout game against Southern Miss earlier this year. It looks like thanks to Janovich...
Brandon Cavanaugh
11 months ago
Jim Harbaugh
The Big Ten ended 2014 in the spotlight after Ohio State claimed the national championship and Jim Harbaugh arrived at Michigan. And through seven weeks in 2015, it’s safe to say this conference has been worthy of all of the offseason...
Steven Lassan
11 months ago
The first half of the 2015 college football season has provided enough drama and thrills to last several campaigns. With the season at its midway point, college football appears headed for a turbulent and unpredictable finish, perhaps rivaling...
Kyle Kensing
11 months ago
De'Mornay Pierson-El
If you’re a Nebraska football fan, hopefully you stocked up on Pepto-Bismol before the season began. One emotionally draining defeat after another left Big Red backers less and less impressed with athletic director Shawn Eichorst’s new...
Brandon Cavanaugh
11 months ago
Ezekiel Elliott
Fresh off an impressive 38-10 victory over Penn State, thoughts can naturally turn towards the remainder of the 2015 college football season for the Ohio State Buckeyes. Officially beyond the midpoint of the regular season, below are some thoughts...
Chip Minnich
11 months ago
Seth Russell
Week 7 of the college football season is in the books. The weekend slate provided plenty of highlights, big plays, standout performances and surprises. Saturday’s outstanding slate of games started with Baylor’s 62-38 win over...
Steven Lassan
11 months ago
Eddie Jackson
Numbers and statistics are a huge part of college football. Every Sunday, reading updated box scores and stats is like Christmas for fans and media members. Some stats like total offense and total defense are overrated, but each help paint a...
Steven Lassan
11 months ago
Week 7 of the college football season is officially in the books. And as usual, the weekend slate of games didn’t disappoint. Saturday’s action started with Memphis knocking off Ole Miss 37-24 and continued into the afternoon...
Steven Lassan
11 months ago
The ending of Saturday’s Michigan-Michigan State game probably won’t be topped this season. The Wolverines were all set to celebrate a huge rivalry victory over the Spartans. With just 10 seconds left on the clock, Michigan was set...
Steven Lassan
11 months ago
 Some comments I received after Ohio State defeated Maryland 49-28, "That's a little more like the Ohio State we were expecting." Offensively, I would agree — Ohio State played its most complete...
Chip Minnich
11 months ago
Florida Gators
It was inevitable. A regression to the mean. Aka, a losing weekend. I did get two of my three Letdown Alert picks correct but that struggling Florida State offense ruined me for the weekend. I'm not shying away from the big games this...
Braden Gall
11 months ago
Tommy Armstrong Jr.
This was supposed to be a battle for divisional supremacy. Heading into the season, many pundits (myself included) had either Nebraska or Minnesota coming out on top in the Big Ten West. Nebraska had a new coach who was installing both a...
J.P. Scott
11 months ago
Connor Cook
There’s always plenty at stake when Michigan and Michigan State renew their annual rivalry, but the stakes are even higher for 2015. The Spartans and Wolverines are both playoff contenders, and the winner of this game can push Ohio State for...
Steven Lassan
11 months ago
Michael Caputo
If there's any one-sided game to watch for this weekend, it'll be when Wisconsin hosts Purdue on Saturday. Purdue's last win against Wisconsin was in October 2003; no, seriously, it's been that long. Purdue is an annual cellar-...
Chris Dougherty
11 months ago
Jordan Canzeri
The road to the Big Ten West division title runs through Evanston on Saturday, as head coach Kirk Ferentz' unbeaten No. 17 Iowa Hawkeyes take their show on the road against Pat Fitzgerald's No. 20-ranked Northwestern...
Robert A. Boleyn
11 months ago
This week leads up to the annual Michigan vs. Michigan State matchup on the gridiron, which not only is for possession of the Paul Bunyan Trophy but also bragging rights in the Great Lakes State. In the prelude, a verbal battle rages between...
John La Fleur
11 months ago
Connor Cook
The state of Michigan is the epicenter for college football’s Week 7 slate. The annual rivalry between Michigan State and Michigan is always a must-see matchup. However, the stakes are even higher in 2015. The Spartans and Wolverines are...
Steven Lassan
11 months ago

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