2016 ScheduleAll times ET

2016 Schedule
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Big Ten enters media days on high note

The Big Ten has a huge new TV rights deal, a football landscape with a rising profile, and relatively few worries heading into the football season.

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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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Know your nonconference opponent: Washington

Chris Ash gets a tough draw in his first game as the new coach at Rutgers with a road tilt against up-and-comer Jake Browning and Washington.

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Top newcomer: Rutgers Scarlet Knights

If true freshman quarterback Tylin Oden can come on strong in August, Rutgers coach Chris Ash may just run with him.

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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.

Team Stats

Passing Yards207.187th
Rushing Yards169.966th
Points For27.3Tied-80th
Points Against34.9104th