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Duke's program has turned a corner under coach David Cutcliffe, and will be trying to create early momentum when it travels to Northwestern.
Last year, the Big Ten finished the season with six teams ranked in the final AP Top 25. How will things shake out this season?
Josh Rosen and UCLA lead our list of wild-card teams heading into the season. For these teams, a few lucky bounces could be the difference between the playoff and disappointment.
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.
Four of the Wildcats' top-six pass-catchers graduated, but freshman possession receiver Ben Skowronek adds depth and ability to the roster.
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?
His sayings like "Sixty minutes of whatever it takes" live on. Randy Walker, who died of a heart attack at age 52, set the Wildcats up for continued success and his DNA is all over the program.
The success of any college football program begins with finding the right coach. Here's a look at the top five coaches to have ever led the Wildcats.
There's nowhere to go but up, but still, the Wildcats' passing game should improve with an improved quarterback and upgraded offensive line.
All-Big Ten linebacker Anthony Walker spent a lot of time in opponents' backfields in 2015, much to the delight of Wildcats coach Pat Fitzgerald.
Wisconsin renews its rivalry with Michigan State, which appears to be the Week 4 headline game in the Big Ten.
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.
Sam Khan Jr. ESPN Staff Writer
Estimates of 600+ prospects in attendance here at the Mary-Hardin Baylor "Mega camp" at Rhodes Stadium in Katy, Texas just west of Houston. Missouri, Oklahoma State, Oregon State, Ole Miss, Northwestern and Tulane are among the schools represented.
Both Northwestern and Wisconsin will be coming off brutal stretches in their schedule when they meet Nov. 5.
why not live in Fantasyland for a bit? Here are potential matchups for the totally nonexistent 2016 SEC/Big Ten challenge.
Without Justin Jackson, what would Northwestern's running game have looked like last season? Four times in 2015 he carried the ball at least 33 times.
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.
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.
As Big Ten teams settle into the offseason, questions from fans focus on some new faces on the sidelines and Wisconsin's tough schedule.
Northwestern's viability as a Big Ten contender should be settled following a tough stretch of games in October,
We continue our examination of the coming Big Ten season with the second half of the conference schedule.
Northwestern vs Western Michigan Broncos
Ryan Field - Sat 9/3