Big Ten Articles

Rodney Anderson, Oklahoma Sooners Football
Week 11 of the 2017 college football season was filled with several intriguing matchups and storylines. And considering what transpired in Week 11, it's safe to say the rankings will look a lot different prior to Week 12. Auburn...
Steven Lassan
1 week ago
Elijah Sindelar
For a week loaded with top-25 matchups around the country, this game is a deceptively important one as Purdue and Northwestern square off in Evanston on Saturday night. The two sides enter on polar opposite trajectories, as the No. 25 Wildcats...
Juan Jose Rodriguez
1 week ago
Josey Jewell
This just might be the best weekend of the college football season with a ton of games between ranked teams and three huge matchups that should significantly shape the College Football Playoff race. As great as some of the matchups are this...
Bryan Fischer
1 week ago
Well, can Iowa do it again?   After scoring one of the most lopsided upsets the Big Ten has seen in quite some time, the Hawkeyes look to do it once more. This time, however, they will leave the comfort of Kinnick Stadium and try to pull...
Kevin McGuire
1 week ago
Karan Higdon
While last weekend was not a good one overall for the Big Ten and their chances at getting a team into the College Football Playoff, Michigan (7-2, 4-2 Big Ten) did benefit to an extent from the results that took place. It was looking bleak for the...
Mike Bainbridge
1 week ago
Devine Ozigbo
The upcoming Nebraska-Minnesota game is a matchup of mirror images.   These two programs are suddenly beginning to look very much like each other in a couple of ways. Most notably is that both teams will come into this game having already...
Eric Sorenson
1 week ago
Saquon Barkley
The Iowa Hawkeyes delivered enough outrageousness this past weekend to last an entire season. Be that as it may, I don't think we've seen the last of the outrageous outcomes in 2017 — and we haven't seen the last of the Hawkeyes,...
J.P. Scott
1 week ago
Jarrett Stidham, Auburn Tigers Football
Week 11 of the 2017 college football season features plenty of intriguing matchups, as conference play is in full effect with just four weeks of games remaining, and Athlon Sports is ready with complete predictions, preview and picks for...
Steven Lassan
1 week ago
Remember way back in Week 2 when Illinois netted a solid upset over a good Western Kentucky team to start the year 2-0? My, how things have changed since then. The Fighting Illini (2-7, 0-6 Big Ten) are now in the midst of a seven-game...
Mike Bainbridge
1 week ago
There is an old expression that a picture is worth a thousand words. For the Ohio State Buckeyes, coming off a brutal and demoralizing 55-24 loss at Iowa, the below picture provides a quick summary about what transpired last week in Iowa City......
Chip Minnich
1 week ago
Trace McSorley and Saquon Barkley
After losing back-to-back road games in a most frustrating fashion, Penn State looks to regroup in front of its home fans this weekend when the Nittany Lions host Rutgers in Big Ten play. The stakes for the game have dropped significantly since the...
Kevin McGuire
1 week ago
The College Football Playoff selection committee met up again this week and released its second ranking of the 2017 season. For the most part, it was an uneventful affair with few — if any — surprises. There were, however, some items of...
J.P. Scott
1 week ago
Carnage. Everywhere.   At least it felt that way heading into Sunday morning after a college football slate that will dredge up memories from a decade ago – of the weekly chaos that happened seemingly every Saturday back in 2007....
Bryan Fischer
2 weeks ago
College Football Top 25: Josh Adams, Notre Dame Fighting Irish Football
Weekly college football top 25 rankings are a big part of every season, and Athlon Sports will update its top 25 following the games each weekend. The 10th weekend of the 2017 season was filled with exciting games and intriguing...
Steven Lassan
2 weeks ago
Baker Mayfield, Oklahoma Sooners Football
Week 10 of the 2017 college football season was filled with several intriguing matchups and storylines. A loaded afternoon slate of games provided a shake up in the race to get into the CFB Playoff. Iowa dominated Ohio State in a 55-...
Steven Lassan
2 weeks ago
Miami Hurricanes Football Alternate Uniform
Alternate uniforms and helmets are a big part of every team’s wardrobe throughout any season. While there’s nothing wrong with traditional uniforms and helmets, a different look is never a bad thing. And over the last few years, it...
Steven Lassan
2 weeks ago
Demry Croft
Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh finally made the decision all Wolverine fans had been begging for last week when redshirt freshman Brandon Peters entered the game against Rutgers for an ineffective John O’Korn. Peters completed 10-of-14...
Mike Bainbridge
2 weeks ago
Ohio State certainly hopes to get off to a better start Saturday on the road against Iowa than it did last week in the showdown in Columbus vs. Penn State. The Nittany Lions opened the proceedings last Saturday in Ohio Stadium with Saquon Barkley...
Chip Minnich
2 weeks ago
D.J. Moore
Maryland (4-4, 2-3 Big Ten) will look for back-to-back conference victories this weekend as the Terrapins travel to Piscataway, New Jersey to take on Rutgers (3-5, 2-3). Maryland snapped its three-game losing streak with a 42-39 win over Indiana...
Mike Bainbridge
2 weeks ago
Clayton Thorson
It’s hard to believe, but it’s true, both Northwestern and Nebraska are still technically fighting for the Big Ten West Division title. Granted, both teams are 3-2 in conference play and would need a minor miracle to catch 5-0...
Eric Sorenson
2 weeks ago
The real fun starts now!   Now that the College Football Playoff selection committee has published its first rankings of the 2017 season, you can expect complete chaos to ensue. It's as though the football gods decided to match all of...
J.P. Scott
2 weeks ago
Jalen Hurts, Alabama Crimson Tide Football
Week 10 of the 2017 college football season features plenty of intriguing matchups, as conference play is in full effect with just five weeks of games remaining, and Athlon Sports is ready with complete predictions, preview and picks for...
Steven Lassan
2 weeks ago
David Blough
Saturday will feature the 93rd meeting between Illinois and Purdue, and the 66th time that the two Big Ten foes will compete for the Purdue Cannon. Illinois narrowly leads the all-time series 44–42–6, but Purdue has claimed 34 wins in...
Juan Jose Rodriguez
2 weeks ago
Jonathan Taylor
The Wisconsin Badgers and Indiana Hoosiers meet up in Bloomington on Saturday in a key Big Ten tilt with College Football Playoff implications. The undefeated Badgers (8-0, 5-0 Big Ten) come limping into the contest with a number of stars...
J.P. Scott
2 weeks ago
Saquon Barkley
After suffering a heartbreaking loss at Ohio State, Penn State must regroup and hit the road for another Big Ten East battle in East Lansing. Penn State will visit a Michigan State team coming off its own crushing defeat on the road last week, an...
Kevin McGuire
2 weeks ago

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