Finally, justice is served.
- A really good take by Ken Thompson on the defining moment of the Danny Hope era at Purdue. The Boilers have plenty to fix before Wisconsin comes to town.
- Herb Gould writes Illinois AD Mike Thomas hasn't lost faith in coach Tim Beckman. The Illini defense is still looking to regain its swagger.
- Michigan State likely will be without TE Dion Sims against Iowa. Graham Couch makes three positive predictions for the rest of MSU's season.
- Wisconsin wants to get QB Curt Phillips more involved in the offensive game plan. After losing star power in recent years, the Badgers look for a strong collective effort from their defensive line.
- Ohio State's depth (or lack thereof) is being put to the test. The Buckeyes don't shy away from AP Poll chatter, Rusty Miller writes.
- A look at the Week 7 story lines in the Big Ten.
- Iowa CB Micah Hyde pleads not guilty to public intoxication. Kirk Ferentz aims for his 100th win as Iowa's coach on Saturday.
- Indiana TE Ted Bolser isn't facing discipline from the Big Ten after his ejection last Saturday. Dustin Dopirak writes Indiana's defensive backs have played better than you think (subscription required).
- Teddy Greenstein reviews Northwestern's offensive plays at Penn State and finds multiple problems.
- Coach Jerry Kill takes a cautious approach about Minnesota's early success this season.
- Brady Hoke wants Michigan's pass rush to turn it up a notch. The Wolverines' offensive line has taken a step.
- A patient approach with football coaches has served Nebraska well in the past, Steven M. Sipple writes. Sam McKewon weighs in on the recruiting challenges at Nebraska.
- Michael Weinreb on Penn State re-learning the meaning of football. The Coach of the Year talk for Penn State's Bill O'Brien is premature. Evaluating the Lions' wide receivers and tight ends midway through the season.
- Tom Dienhart's latest bowl projections have Michigan headed to Pasadena.
BIG TEN SCOREBOARD
2:00 PM ET Washington State Colorado State 3:30 PM ET 20 Fresno State 25 USC 5:30 PM ET Buffalo San Diego State 9:00 PM ET Tulane Louisiana-Lafayette
6:00 PM ET Pittsburgh Bowling Green 9:30 PM ET Utah State 23 Northern Illinois
2:30 PM ET Marshall Maryland 6:00 PM ET Syracuse Minnesota 9:30 PM ET Brigham Young Washington
12:00 PM ET Rutgers Notre Dame 3:20 PM ET Cincinnati North Carolina 6:45 PM ET Miami (FL) 18 Louisville 10:15 PM ET Michigan Kansas State
11:45 AM ET Middle Tennessee Navy 3:15 PM ET Ole Miss Georgia Tech 6:45 PM ET 10 Oregon Texas 10:15 PM ET 14 Arizona State Texas Tech
12:30 PM ET Arizona Boston College 2:00 PM ET Virginia Tech 17 UCLA 4:00 PM ET Rice Mississippi State 8:00 PM ET 24 Duke 21 Texas A&M
12:00 PM ET Nebraska 22 Georgia 12:00 PM ET UNLV North Texas 1:00 PM ET Iowa 16 LSU 1:00 PM ET 19 Wisconsin 9 South Carolina 5:00 PM ET 5 Stanford 4 Michigan State 8:30 PM ET 15 UCF 6 Baylor
7:30 PM ET 13 Oklahoma State 8 Missouri 8:30 PM ET 12 Clemson 7 Ohio State