2016 ScheduleAll times ET

2016 Schedule
4th in Big Ten - East
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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.

270-pound Penn State football player the next 'Jumpman?' (3:03)
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NCAA wants to question 2 Sandusky accusers

The NCAA wants to question two men who claim they were sexually abused in the 1970s by former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky.

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Penn State and Auburn will play a home-and-home series in 2021-22, with the first game in State College. The two programs have never met in the regular season but have played twice in bowls. The Nittany Lions also added home games against Buffalo (2019) and Ball State (2021) to future schedules.

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8dBrian Bennett

Know your nonconference opponent: Pittsburgh

Fueled by the feel-good story of cancer survivor RB James Conner, the Panthers would love to pull off a feel-good win over in-state rival Penn State.

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9dJosh Moyer

Top newcomer: Penn State Nittany Lions

Penn State's offensive line clearly needs to improve, with Connor McGovern sure to get the chance to take a leading role.

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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 Yards208.982nd
Rushing Yards135.3106th
Points For23.7104th
Points Against21.730th

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