Big Ten Articles

Tommy Armstrong
After a disappointing 6-7 record in coach Mike Riley’s first season, Nebraska is off to a 5-0 start and ranked No. 12 in the latest Associated Press top 25. The Cornhuskers started the year by defeating non-conference foes Fresno State,...
Steven Lassan
5 months ago
Myles Garrett
While we don’t have three games pitting top-10 teams against one another like last week and several games (including LSU vs. Florida) have already been postponed due to Hurricane Matthew, the upcoming college football slate is...
Bryan Fischer
5 months ago
Trevor Knight
The Week 6 edition of college football’s picks against the spread features predictions for some of Saturday’s biggest games, including Tennessee-Texas A&M, Florida State-Miami and Alabama-Arkansas. Additionally, conference matchups...
Mitch Light
5 months ago
Drew Wolitarsky
The annual battle for The Floyd of Rosedale trophy brings with it serious Big Ten West implications in 2016. Having lost a heartbreaker to Penn State in overtime last weekend, Minnesota has otherwise looked fairly impressive every time out. Iowa,...
J.P. Scott
5 months ago
Saquon Barkley
The budding rivalry between Penn State and Maryland continues this weekend as the Nittany Lions host the Terrapins in Big Ten East play. This will be the third meeting between the old rivals since Maryland joined the Big Ten, and Maryland...
Kevin McGuire
5 months ago
Jalen Hurts
College football’s Week 6 slate kicks off on Wednesday night, as Georgia Southern and Arkansas State meet for a midweek showdown between two of the Sun Belt’s top programs. Thursday night’s action features two Group of 5...
Steven Lassan
5 months ago
J.T. Barrett
The first five weeks of the college football season are in the books. And as expected, the 2016 season has already experienced some unexpected teams on the rise and on the decline. Florida State was picked by many as a preseason favorite to reach...
Steven Lassan
5 months ago
CLEMSON, S.C. — In the end, it was just one yard.   One yard separated Clemson from Louisville this season, and only one. It’s hard for the most anticipated, top-five matchup of the regular season to live up to...
Bryan Fischer
5 months ago
Chris Petersen
With three matchups between top 10 teams on the schedule heading into this past weekend, we knew we were going to learn a lot more about how this college football season would eventually shake out. We learned that Clemson and Michigan were every...
J.P. Scott
5 months ago
Deshaun Watson
Week 5 of the 2016 college football season produced several big performances and memorable moments. Clemson edged Louisville in a Saturday night thriller, Washington dominated Stanford on Friday night, Tennessee defeated Georgia on a last-second...
Steven Lassan
5 months ago
Last Saturday was not kind to either Michigan State (2-1) or Indiana (2-1) as both lost for the first time and each team did so in disheartening fashion.   Michigan State kicked off its Big Ten slate with a clunker, getting trounced by then-...
Mike Bainbridge
5 months ago
Tommy Armstrong
When Nebraska lost to Illinois in Champaign a year ago, it was the first definitive sign that the Cornhuskers were going to be in trouble the rest of the season. It was a game that Mike Riley's team had every opportunity to win, should not have...
J.P. Scott
5 months ago
Jabrill Peppers
After a six-year hiatus in meetings on the gridiron, Michigan and Wisconsin are set to clash this Saturday in Ann Arbor for an intriguing matchup of two top-10 teams. Conference realignment and Big Ten expansion is the main reason behind the lack...
Steven Lassan
5 months ago
Mitch Leidner leads Minnesota into Beaver Stadium this weekend, looking to guide the Gophers to a 4-0 start to the season in their Big Ten opener. Penn State, of course, has already played a Big Ten game. It did not go very well last weekend at...
Kevin McGuire
5 months ago
Kirk Ferentz
Iowa City will be the site of a critical Big Ten West battle on Saturday, as Northwestern tries to avoid starting conference play 0-2 while defending division champion Iowa looks to move to 2-0.   The Hawkeyes have won three straight against...
J.P. Scott
5 months ago
Chris Ash
The Rutgers Scarlet Knights return to Ohio Stadium, this time with a familiar face at the helm. Former Ohio State co-defensive coordinator and safeties coach Chris Ash is in his first year as the head coach at Rutgers. Ash has Rutgers at 2-2...
Chip Minnich
5 months ago
Deshaun Watson
We heard all summer about the greatest opening week ever in college football but Week 5 might be as good, or better, with a whopping three games involving top 10 teams. As good as the matchups between the names on the front of the jerseys are this...
Bryan Fischer
5 months ago
Skyler Howard
The Week 5 edition of college football’s picks against the spread features predictions for some of Saturday’s biggest games, including Louisville-Clemson, Washington-Stanford and Michigan-Wisconsin. Additionally, conference matchups...
Mitch Light
5 months ago
Deshaun Watson
College football’s Week 5 slate kicks off on Thursday night with two matchups. Kansas and Texas Tech meet in Lubbock to open Big 12 play for both teams, while Houston hosts Connecticut in a revenge game for coach Tom Herman’s program....
Steven Lassan
5 months ago
Saturday will mark the 65th meeting between Michigan and Wisconsin and arguably the most hyped contest of the series. Those who have just tuned into this rivalry in the last two decades would be surprised to know that Michigan has beaten...
Aaron Tallent
5 months ago
Nick Saban
The calendar is set to turn to the page to October and as sure as the leaves turning, the pumpkin-spiced lattes going on sale and the conference races in college football are heating up.   As much as the fantastic non-conference slate...
Bryan Fischer
5 months ago
Tommy Armstrong
With the exception of two games on Thursday night this week, the first full month of the 2016 college football season is in the books. And as expected, plenty of players are having a breakout year at the quarterback position. Whether it’s a...
Steven Lassan
5 months ago
Les Miles
The coaching carousel is underway in earnest and it’s not even Halloween. Most notably, Les Miles now finds himself out of a job at LSU with the season not even halfway done.   Related: 10 Coaching Candidates to Replace Les...
Bryan Fischer
6 months ago
Les Miles
LSU has fired coach Les Miles four games into the 2016 season. Miles was on the verge of getting fired last season but survived for another year after the Tigers defeated Texas A&M in the regular season finale. Miles was hired to replace Nick...
Steven Lassan
6 months ago
Derek Barnett
Week 4 of the 2016 college football season produced several big performances and memorable moments. Tennessee rallied in the second half to end an 11-game losing streak to Florida, Wisconsin scored a huge road win over Michigan State, and Texas A...
Steven Lassan
6 months ago

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