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Big Ten links: Penn State vs. Michigan, Rich Rodriguez looks back & more

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Around the Big Ten: Beat writers call in

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Thursday’s Big Ten roundup links to stories from around the Big Ten, including a look at Penn State’s offense heading into Michigan, former Wolverines coach Rich Rodriquez looking back at his Big Ten days, and a story on Minnesota’s outlook against Northwestern. Plus, more links from Big Ten writers. Dive on in.

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Dienhart: How does Oregon's loss impact MSU playoff chances?

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Can MSU still make the playoffs?

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The 31-24 loss by No. 2 Oregon at home to Arizona certainly doesn’t help Michigan State’s chances to earn one of four playoff spots. The Spartans lost in Eugene earlier this season, falling 46-27. Michigan State needed to win out and hope that Oregon also finished with a Pac-12 title en route to notching a playoff spot.

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It's time for Michigan football to move forward and turn the page

NCAA Football: Utah at Michigan

Brandon: 'I don't think Brady deserves any blame for what happened on the sidelines'

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Michigan athletic director Dave Brandon answered questions about the handling of the Shane Morris situation directly with reporters. What did he say? Find out inside!

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