2016 ScheduleAll times ET

2016 Schedule
1st in Big Ten - East

Austin Ward ESPN Staff Writer 

Chris Ash makes his Big Ten media days debut with Rutgers. First question: What will he do at QB this fall? "Right now we have four guys and they will all get an opportunity to show what they can do. ... It's an open competition."

play0:30

Austin Ward ESPN Staff Writer 

Rutgers defensive tackle and huge One Direction fan Darius Hamilton makes a plea for the band to get back together -- and talks about his new go-to music choice.

AP Photo, USA TODAY Sports

Watch: Day 1 at Big Ten media days

Michigan's Jim Harbaugh and Penn State's James Franklin are among the coaches at Big Ten media days on Monday. Ohio State's Urban Meyer will take the podium on Tuesday. Live on ESPNU/WatchESPN

Rick Osentoski/USA TODAY Sports
21hAustin Ward

B1G media days kick off on a somber note

Naturally, Jim Harbaugh will be the center of attention, but there will be plenty of big topics to cover when the Big Ten kicks off its media days.

Paul Beaty/AP Photo
4dBrian Bennett

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.

play
This Is SportsCenter: Brittney Griner (0:15)
AP Photo/Bradley Leeb
25dStaff

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.

AP Photo/Otto Kitsinger
26dBrian Bennett

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.

Ed Mulholland/USA TODAY Sports
32dBrian Bennett

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.

AP Photo/Jay LaPrete
33dStaff

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