Big Ten Articles

Skyler Howard
College football’s Week 12 slate begins with two MAC games on Tuesday and two more on Wednesday night, followed by an intriguing showdown between Louisville and Houston on Thursday night. This game was one of the most anticipated weeknight...
Steven Lassan
8 months ago
Even though some teams have formidable opponents this weekend, this particular Saturday is considered to be one of college football’s “cupcake weekends.” You know what I’m talking about: those weekends where major programs...
Aaron Tallent
8 months ago
The third edition of the 2016 College Football Playoff rankings were released on Tuesday night. As I mentioned earlier in the week, this whole process is a mess — largely because there is no set roadmap in terms of how to get to the playoff....
J.P. Scott
8 months ago
Hello again, college football fans! If I seem a bit chipper, it's because I am. Last Saturday was about as great a day of college football action as you could ask for (unless you root for Clemson, Michigan or Washington). The College...
J.P. Scott
8 months ago
J.T. Barrett
Week 11 provided its share of upsets for the 2016 college football season. Clemson, Michigan and Washington were knocked from the ranks of the unbeaten, while Auburn and Texas A&M – two of the selection committee’s top-10 teams...
Steven Lassan
8 months ago
Entering Week 11, it appeared we were barreling toward the most drama-free postseason final four in the young College Football Playoff’s history. Much of the same was expected from a relatively ho-hum slate of games.   Three of the...
Bryan Fischer
8 months ago
James Franklin
Oh, what a fine mess we have on our hands — and I'm loving every minute of it. I'm the guy who likes to pull up a tattered old lawn chair, light a cheap cigar, drink bottom-shelf whiskey straight out of a plastic bottle and watch the...
J.P. Scott
8 months ago
As we approach Thanksgiving and the end of the college football regular season, it’s clear that winter is not just literally coming — it’s also metaphorically approaching for the four-team College Football Playoff system...
Jim Weber
8 months ago
James Conner
Week 11 of the 2016 college football season produced several big performances and memorable moments. Five teams ranked in the College Football Playoff selection committee's top 10 poll from Tuesday night suffered defeats on Saturday....
Steven Lassan
8 months ago
Jim Harbaugh
It's been a dream season so far for Jim Harbaugh and his Michigan Wolverines. Less than two seasons into the Harbaugh era, Michigan looks to be living up to all of the hype — well on its way back to the top of the college football...
J.P. Scott
8 months ago
It is time to make the final push to the Big Ten Championship Game for Wisconsin, and the schedule could not be much more favorable for the Badgers on their quest to return to Indianapolis for the fourth time since the conference launched its...
Kevin McGuire
8 months ago
Curtis Samuel
Fresh off a dominating 62-3 victory over Nebraska in Ohio Stadium, the Ohio State Buckeyes will travel to College Park, Maryland, for their third-ever meeting with the Maryland Terrapins. Ohio State has won the first two times, defeating Maryland...
Chip Minnich
8 months ago
Adoree' Jackson
The race for many division titles will take a turn this week and the race for a good postseason landing spot will start to really heat up with some of the college football games on the docket. While there are a ton of interesting matchups between...
Bryan Fischer
8 months ago
Saquon Barkley
Penn State continues to impress in the second half of the season, but the Nittany Lions face a decent challenge on the road on Saturday in Bloomington against the Indiana Hoosiers. With Saquon Barkley heating up and Trace McSorley gaining...
Kevin McGuire
8 months ago
Mitch Leidner
Nebraska and Minnesota are two programs trending in very different directions at the moment. After a dream 7-0 start to the seasonm, the Cornhuskers have dropped back-to-back games on the road to top-10 opponents, the latest in blowout fashion...
J.P. Scott
8 months ago
D'onta Foreman
The Week 11 edition of college football’s picks against the spread features predictions for some of Saturday’s biggest games, including Washington-USC, Arkansas-LSU, Texas-West Virginia and Auburn-Georgia. Additionally, conference...
Mitch Light
8 months ago
Lamar Jackson
With the arrival of the College Football Playoff rankings, the focus of this weekly column shifts away from the coaches and media and their meaningless polls and moves to a room in Dallas full of some old guys and Condoleeza Rice.   The...
J.P. Scott
8 months ago
Josey Jewell
The fun has just begun.   Just when we think it's starting to appear that we can project the final four teams that will qualify for the College Football Playoff, the game happens. We — both fans and media — predict, project,...
J.P. Scott
8 months ago
Jake Browning
College football’s Week 11 slate once again kicked off with midweek MACtion on Tuesday and Wednesday and continues into Thursday night with three games on the schedule, including North Carolina at Duke and Utah at Arizona State. Boston...
Steven Lassan
8 months ago
Wilton Speight
The first weekend of November games for the 2016 college football season are in the books. Alabama dominated LSU in Baton Rouge to remain No. 1, while Clemson, Michigan and Washington scored victories in conference play to stay unbeaten....
Steven Lassan
8 months ago
Paul Chryst
After the first weekend of action in November, the Big Ten’s West Division features three teams – Wisconsin, Minnesota and Nebraska – tied at 4-2 in league play. And with three games remaining, the battle to win this division is...
Steven Lassan
8 months ago
J.T. Barrett
If you watched any college football this weekend on television, you were probably like most of the country and inundated with political ads during commercial breaks. Thankfully our long national nightmare is almost over and Election Day will come...
Bryan Fischer
8 months ago
Lamar Jackson
Week 10 of the 2016 college football season produced several big performances and memorable moments. Alabama used a timely offense and stout defensive effort to beat LSU 10-0, Clemson, Washington and Michigan remained unbeaten with huge...
Steven Lassan
8 months ago
The Penn State Nittany Lions have ripped off four straight wins since losing to Michigan back on Sept. 24. One of those wins — over Ohio State — catapulted James Franklin's squad into the top 25 of both major polls. After a blowout...
J.P. Scott
8 months ago
DJ Durkin
It wasn’t their best performance of the season, but Michigan (8-0) got a much-needed victory last weekend over in-state rival Michigan State, its first in the last four years. With the win, the Wolverines remained at No. 2 in the AP rankings...
Mike Bainbridge
8 months ago

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