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.
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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.
Headed by a college and NFL legend, the Big Ten's all-time best linebackers are ridiculously talented and accomplished.
It should come as no surprise that Jim Harbaugh is quickly taking Michigan's quarterback situation from a weakness to a strength.
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.
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).
After signing a top-five class in 2016, Ohio State has take the lead in the Big Ten with the 2017 class.
QB Clayton Thorson is ready to take the next step. What else did we discover about Northwestern this spring?
Even though Northwestern is already loaded at linebacker, sophomore Cameron Queiro made a big play for playing time during spring practice.
Penn State will hope to improve despite losing its QB; Northwestern returns its QB, who must be better and so must his receivers.
Anthony Walker, an All-American who led the Big Ten with 20.5 tackles for loss last season, tops Northewstern's roster heading into the summer.
Big Ten writes Josh Moyer and Jesse Temple debate whether the coaches or the players can better influence change in the NCAA.
Some leagues play eight conference games, others play nine. Some have title games, others -- well, only the Big 12 -- don't. How can the playoff committee make fair choices without uniformity?
College coaches haven't been shy about voicing their opinions on the new satellite camp ban. Here's what more than 25 Power 5 coaches had to say about the new rule.
Big Ten Spring Game schedule
Northwestern and Minnesota will play their spring games on Saturday, and the following two weekends will be filled with the return of more Big Ten football action.
Northwestern vs Western Michigan Broncos
Ryan Field - Fri 9/2