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2016 Schedule
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The Big Ten's most crucial position battles

Who will play quarterback at Michigan? And can any one player fill the massive hole left by Ezekiel Elliott at Ohio State? The Big Ten has some interesting position battles to watch.

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Michigan State returns botched punt for game-saving touchdown (1:09)
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5dDan Murphy

Know your nonconference opponent: BYU

Michigan State's game against BYU in early October should be a good indicator for which direction each team is headed.

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The Big Ten's 14 biggest X factors for 2016

Every team has one -- a wild-card guy who could be great or inconsequential, or anything in between. Here are the 14 biggest X factors in the Big Ten for 2016.

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10dDan Murphy

Spartans OL Clemons granted sixth season

The Spartans' offensive line gains experience with the return of Brandon Clemons, who has played in every game the past two seasons.

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The Big Ten's 14 most important players in 2016

There's a clear-cut No. 1 quarterback in Columbus, and Ohio State fans know the success of their offense rests with J.T. Barrett. Who are the Big Ten's other indispensable players?

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16dJosh Moyer

Big Ten Ultimate Road Trip: Week 9

After last year's Michigan State-Michigan game ended with a play that will live on for ages, it will be time for a rematch on Oct. 29.

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Remembering Draymond Green the football player (2:00)
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Elite 11 Finals highlights: Rocky Lombardi (1:24)
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18dChris Fallica, Bryan Ives, Sharon Katz and Paul Kinney

Stat burns: Each top 25 team's best number to brag about

It's that part of the year when everybody is dreaming of the CFP. So what better time to offer up the single reason why each top 25 team could, should and will make a January title run?

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19dJosh Moyer

Big Ten Ultimate Road Trip: Week 6

Michigan State-BYU and Iowa-Minnesota games in October could offer insight into how the races in the Big Ten will shape up.

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GameDay 100: Michigan State's prayer is answered (1:05)
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23dBrian Bennett

Big Ten Ultimate Road Trip: Week 4

Wisconsin renews its rivalry with Michigan State, which appears to be the Week 4 headline game in the Big Ten.

Big Ten might miss out on CFP

The Big Ten might be plagued with two-loss teams this year. Since Ohio State returns only six starters, Michigan is favored by FPI to win the conference. But the Wolverines must face Ohio State, Michigan State and Iowa on the road. Predicting the CFP semifinalists (Insider)

Team Stats

Passing Yards236.153rd
Rushing Yards160.779th
Points For32.250th
Points Against20.5Tied-19th

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