Following Big Ten football games on Aug. 30 – Sept. 1, the Offensive, Co-Defensive and Co-Special Teams Players of the Week and Co-Freshmen of the Week in the Big Ten were announced Monday morning. Below are this week's inside:
Week 1 is in the books, and there is no change to the top five of my latest Big Ten Power Rankings, presented by ArcelorMittal. That's right, Michigan is not moving down following its loss at Notre Dame. Many of you are surely asking, "Why?" Find out inside.
Turns out, the answer to the trivia question of who Nebraska played in Scott Frost's debut will not be Akron. Weather canceled Nebraska's season opener vs. the Zips on Saturday night at Memorial Stadium, meaning the program will open the Frost era Saturday vs. Colorado.
Learn the name, and know the name: Jeshaun Jones. The Maryland true freshman receiver is something special, and he proved it, and then some, in Week 1. Jeshaun Jones Delights in First Game
It was a historic afternoon at Kinnick Stadium on Saturday afternoon. Kirk Ferentz, in his 20th season, became Iowa's all-time winningest coach (144), passing his mentor Hayden Fry, in the Hawkeyes' 33-7 season-opening win vs. Northern Illinois.
For the second consecutive season, Maryland upset a ranked Texas team to open the season. This time, it was even sweeter, though, as the Terrapins won it for late teammate Jordan McNair, who died earlier this summer.
"Joyful, joyful, joyful/ as only dogs know how to be happy/ with only the autonomy/ of their shameless spirit.” - Pablo Neruda
A takeover so B1G, it was 252 years in the making.
Antoine Winfield Jr, Jeremy Larkin and Rondale Moore shined bright Thursday night as three Big Ten teams opened their 2018 seasons.
The Big Ten released its 2022-25 conference schedules Wednesday afternoon. The conference slate remains nine games, with the East (even years) and West (odd) rotating with five home dates.