Big Ten Articles

Bryce Love
Following the graduation of Baker Mayfield, as well as the early departure of 2016 winner Lamar Jackson and last year's preseason favorites Saquon Barkley and Sam Darnold, the 2018 Heisman Trophy field is wide open. However, as always,...
Nicholas Ian Allen
20 hours ago
Mark Dantonio
After a 2016 campaign that saw Michigan State win just three games, it's safe to say that the majority of the Spartan faithful would consider 2017 a resounding success. In fact, I venture to guess that the vast majority of the fans from any...
J.P. Scott
20 hours ago
Way-Too-Early College Football Top 25 for 2018
The start of college football's 2018 season is still several months away, but it's never too early to look ahead and predict how the top 25 could look by next year. While there will be many personnel changes and coaching moves prior to...
Steven Lassan
1 day ago
Dabo Swinney, Clemson Tigers Football
The NFL's early entry deadline for the 2018 draft officially passed on Monday evening and over 100 players declared for the next level. The deadline produced a few surprises, as Clemson's defensive line remained intact with Christian...
Steven Lassan
1 day ago
Gus Malzahn
When the 2018 college football season begins, it will do so in familiar fashion with Alabama kicking off a new year as the defending champions and everyone else trying to catch up. Naturally, the Crimson Tide will be involved in a number of games...
Kevin McGuire
1 day ago
Miles Sanders
For the second straight season, more than a dozen Big Ten players declared early for the NFL draft. While there are some significant losses among the 13 departures, including the conference’s offensive player, defensive back and wide receiver...
Mark Ross
1 day ago
Karan Higdon
Nobody surrounding the Michigan program is pleased with how the 2017 season played out. A loss to your in-state rival, again. Blown out by Penn State. Another defeat to Ohio State. And an embarrassing blown lead in the Outback Bowl game against an...
Mike Bainbridge
1 day ago
Jim Harbaugh
An outstanding postseason with the first overtime games in both College Football Playoff National Championship and Rose Bowl history put a fitting cap on what was an unforgettable 2017 college football campaign.   Preseason No. 1...
Kyle Kensing
2 days ago
It’s always such a bittersweet moment when we crown a new national champion in college football. Alabama has just brushed the confetti off its shoulders and carried the title trophy to its awaiting bus. Fans of the two teams left the...
Eric Sorenson
6 days ago
Ranking every FBS team, top 130 college football
The 2017-18 college football season is officially in the books, and it’s time to take a look back at the year with full 130 team rankings for every FBS team based upon the body of work. Alabama defeated Georgia on Jan. 8 to claim the national...
Steven Lassan
1 week ago
Another year of college football is in the books, and once again it is the Alabama Crimson Tide sitting atop the sport. Nick Saban’s sixth national title was his fifth with the Crimson Tide, who are now taking up a good percentage of the...
Kevin McGuire
1 week ago
J.K. Dobbins, Ohio State Buckeyes Football
The 2018 college football season doesn’t start until August, but the Big Ten is already making a strong case as the best conference in the nation. Ohio State, Penn State, Michigan, Michigan State and Wisconsin each take a spot in the way-too-...
Steven Lassan
1 week ago
Devin Bush
There were plenty of highs and lows during the 2017 season for the Michigan Wolverines, and unfortunately it was the latter in the Outback Bowl loss to South Carolina on New Year's Day. Michigan was in control early and led 9-3 at halftime....
Mike Bainbridge
2 weeks ago
Vince Young
Depending on the matchup, college football’s national championship game can be one for the ages or a real bore. Last year's game, of course, is in the former category.   Between the pre-BCS No. 1 vs. No. 2 pairings and the...
Aaron Tallent
2 weeks ago
Billy Price
The Cotton Bowl matchup between the USC Trojans and Ohio State Buckeyes is one of the most talent-rich of the season. At least three players scheduled to be on the field at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, are widely considered the best at...
Nicholas Ian Allen
2 weeks ago
Vita Vea
The 2018 bowl season is packed with talented matchups, and the PlayStation Fiesta Bowl showdown between the Washington Huskies and Penn State Nittany Lions is no exception. Both squads spent a large portion of the season in the top 10 of the...
Nicholas Ian Allen
2 weeks ago
Jonathan Taylor, Wisconsin Badgers Football
College football's bowl slate wraps up with an intriguing slate of must-see matchups on Dec. 30 and Jan. 1. Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson could be playing in his final collegiate game in the TaxSlayer Bowl against Mississippi State. The...
Mitch Light
2 weeks ago
Both Michigan (8-4) and South Carolina (8-4) ended their seasons on sour notes, each losing to their closest rivals. The Wolverines jumped out to a 14-point lead in the first quarter on Ohio State before the offense went cold, just as it did for...
Mike Bainbridge
2 weeks ago
Saquon Barkley, Penn State Nittany Lions Football
The New Year’s Six bowl slate continues on Saturday, as Washington and Penn State meet in the Fiesta Bowl. Considering both teams finished 10-2 in the regular season and claimed at least a share of second place in their respective division,...
Steven Lassan
2 weeks ago
The final college football game of the 2017 calendar year will be played Saturday night in Miami between the runners-up in the ACC and Big Ten Championship Games. This one should be a good one as Wisconsin heads south to play the suddenly ...
Kevin McGuire
3 weeks ago
Shaquille Quarterman
This hasn’t exactly been the most compelling of bowl seasons so far but fear not, things are about to go to the next level as some terrific New Year’s Six Bowl games get under way. As great as some of the matchups are between some...
Bryan Fischer
3 weeks ago
J.T. Barrett
A bowl game pitting the champion of Big Ten against the champion of the Pac-12 must surely be set for the Granddaddy of 'Em All, right?   Well, 2017 Big Ten and Pac-12 champions Ohio State and USC might be playing this postseason, but...
Kyle Kensing
3 weeks ago
Justin Jackson
It will be the battle of the Wildcats, as Kentucky squares off against Northwestern in the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl. It marks just the second meeting all-time between the two schools from the SEC and Big Ten respectively. The...
Rob McVey
3 weeks ago
Khalil Tate
Two of the hottest names in college football lead Arizona and Purdue into the 2017 Foster Farms Bowl, though one will be on the field and the other, on the sideline.   Arizona quarterback Khalil Tate stepped into the lineup on Oct. 7 and...
Kyle Kensing
3 weeks ago
Luke Falk
This year’s San Diego County Credit Union Holiday Bowl between the Washington State Cougars and Michigan State Spartans is an underrated battle between two Top 25 programs featuring two very different styles.   Mike Leach's No....
J.P. Scott
3 weeks ago

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