Here are five early enrollees for Big Ten teams who could have an impact during the 2016 season.
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Michigan State mending roster
The Spartans put together their best recruiting class in coach Mark Dantonio's tenure. It may not have players that will shine immediately, but it's certainly an aid for much-needed depth. Updated too-early Top 25
With national signing day in the books, the Big Ten power rankings are in need of an update.
The Spartans went into signing day needing to get stronger at receiver, and they did just that, signing four wideouts including two in the ESPN 300.
Clay Helton's first full season as USC coach features games against Alabama and Notre Dame. No SEC team makes the list of toughest nonconference schedules.
Spartans have strong schedule
Hosting Furman in Week 1 is simply a tune up, but two weeks later at Notre Dame is not a game to take lightly. Neither is a midseason matchup with BYU. Toughest noncon schedules
Michigan State has its Messiah, and Northwestern can unchain Jango, while Nebraska has Dicaprio to act its way out of any trouble.
Grading the 2016 football recruiting classes in the Big Ten, which saw Ohio State deliver another top-5 class and Michigan finish with a fury.
Twenty of Michigan State's 22 signees are from the Midwest, which is a different blueprint than the classes of their Big Ten East rivals.
What to watch on signing day 2016
Figuring out how to process all the noise on national signing day? We're here to help with a running reset on the day's biggest storylines, from the first fax to the crowning of 2016's top class. 10 most important things
Eagles need to plan for the future
Philadelphia signed Lane Johnson to an extension but still needs to look toward the future at tackle. Todd McShay has Philly addressing this need in the first round with the 13th overall selection. Mock Draft 2.0 (Insider)
A look at the makeup of college football's recent national champions shows how important it is to fare well in the annual recruiting rankings.
Ohio State's 2009 class wasn't all that flashy initially, but it was full of future NFL players.
As signing day nears we're taking a look at the highest-impact prospects each Big Ten school has signed over the last decade, starting with 2001-15.
Ohio State, Michigan and Michigan State built their own brands on the recruiting trail that seem to mirror their respective head coach's personality.
SEC West quarterbacks Dak Prescott, Jake Coker and Brandon Allen each led scoring drives to help the South to a 27-16 win over the North in Saturday's Senior Bowl.
Paul Finebaum chats with 1995 Heisman Trophy winner Eddie George about Derrick Henry's future and his life on Broadway. Plus, former Panthers WR Muhsin Muhammad talks Cam Newton and Nick Saban.
Michigan State will need to lean on its deep linebacking corps to stay on top of the Big Ten while replacing a three-year starter at quarterback.
Who's the next unsung QB star like Baker Mayfield or breakout phenom like Christian McCaffrey? Here are the people you'll be hearing a lot more about in 2016.
Our postseason countdown of the top 25 players in the Big Ten is complete. The big question: Who'll be No. 1 in next year's player rankings?
We've entered the top 10 of our countdown of the top 25 Big Ten players from 2015, which includes three Spartans.
The Big Ten has some marquee matchups in the nonconfernce slate, but it also figures to be an underdog in most in will need a breakthrough or two.