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2015 Schedule
12-2, 1st in Big Ten - West
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1hTravis Haney

How Dantonio outranks Meyer, Harbaugh

The collection of coaching acumen in the Big Ten East is astounding. Mark Dantonio has a leg up on his competition in at least one area.

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7dAdam Rittenberg

Big Ten officials downplay SEC rivalry

The Big Ten-SEC rivalry is real, but many Big Ten officials don't view the two leagues as diametrically opposed, even if it's how they're portrayed.

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9dMitch Sherman

Toughest stretch: Iowa Hawkeyes

Late season games against Wisconsin, Penn State, Michigan could prove daunting for the Hawkeyes this fall.

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The tragically short life and death of Tyler Sash (6:55)
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15dJosh Moyer

Ranking the Big Ten's top 5 all-time DTs

Bronko Nagurski was an obvious choice but who else made the list of the Big Ten's all-time best defensive tackles?

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15dJosh Moyer

Crunching the numbers: Big Ten quarterbacks

Who's the Big Ten's best signal-caller in the fourth quarter? Who's the best in the red zone? Who throws well against the blitz? We take a look.

The Long and short of it: Chuck was great

Passes that Chuck Long threw hit their targets more often than not. When he left school in 1985, he was only the second player ever to throw for more than 10,000 career yards. He helped Iowa to a whole bunch of wins, too. Best B1G QBs of all-time

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How B1G could a new Big Ten be?

In the spirit of conference expansion chatter, our Ryan McGee has an idea. He shook up the Big Ten, added four schools and juggled the divisions to help create a more balanced CFB map. Which teams are in the new East and West? Flipping the field

Mitch Sherman ESPN Staff Writer 

Between the ESPN networks and BTN, Big Ten-scheduled night kickoffs in 2016 feature Nebraska in a league-high five games, followed by Ohio State (4), Northwestern, Iowa and Penn State (3), Michigan State, Wisconsin, Michigan and Rutgers (2), Illinois, Indiana, Maryland and Minnesota (1).

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16dMitch Sherman and Josh Moyer

Looking ahead to fall in Big Ten: Weeks 1-3

We're dreaming of fall with a three-part discussion of the Big Ten schedules, starting with a look at some nonconference matchups.

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16dJosh Moyer

Ranking the Big Ten's top 5 all-time QBs

Because this year marks the Big Ten's 120th anniversary, we cracked open the history books to find the conference's best players. Up first: QBs.

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Mark Schlabach's Post-Spring Way-Too-Early Top 25 (2:05)

Football is a family affair for Beathard

Using Mark Schlabach's top 25, our college football writers chose a player from each team who they think could fill the role as head coach. Brian Bennett notes that QB C.J. Beathard has football in his blood. His grandfather, Bobby, was a longtime NFL executive. Coach 'em up

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21dTom VanHaaren

ESPN 300: Where the Big Ten stands

After signing a top-five class in 2016, Ohio State has take the lead in the Big Ten with the 2017 class.

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