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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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5dDan 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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10dStaff

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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10dJosh 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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13dChris 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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13dJosh 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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17dBrian 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)

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18dESPN.com staff

Big Ten Ultimate Road Trip: Week 3

Week 3 of the Big Ten Ultimate Road Trip came down to two tasty matchups between blue bloods Ohio State-Oklahoma and rivals Michigan State-Notre Dame.

Sam Khan Jr. ESPN Staff Writer 

Numerous Power 5 conference programs were represented at the Sound Mind Sound Body camp near Houston on Tuesday. Coaches from Arkansas, Arizona, Michigan State, Minnesota, Mississippi State, Iowa State, Nebraska, Ohio State, Texas and Texas Tech were among those spotted scouting the talent on hand at Hightower High School in Missouri City, Texas.

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19dMark Schlabach

How the 2016 All-American team will look

Spoiler alert: What you're about to read is a 100 percent, completely-accurate-even-though-the-season-hasn't-started look at how the 2016 All-American team will look. (You're welcome.)

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20dBryan Ives, Sharon Katz and Jason Starrett

Scary, scary stats: Each top 25 team's most daunting metric

June is the time for college football optimism, especially if you're a likely top 25 team. But even the best rosters in the country have a skeleton or two in their statistical closet.

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20dESPN.com staff

College football roundtable: Best mascots

Are an orange and a tree among the best mascots in the country? Here is ESPN's breakdown of the best in the Power 5 conferences.

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20dMark Schlabach

Bama (still) rules Way-Too-Early Top 25

Does June still count as "Way Too Early" for college football? Our vote: yes. So in Mark Schlabach's updated Way-Too-Early Top 25, Baylor drops out and Tennessee jumps into the top 10.

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23dStaff

Big Ten coaches dish anonymously on league

How do Big Ten coaches think 2016 will play out? With anonymity assured, they dish on why Michigan is the team to beat, how J.T. Barrett could struggle again and more about the league.

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