Thirty-five former Big Ten stars, not including Maryland, Nebraska or Rutgers players who were in school before entering the conference, are on AFC and NFC Championship Game rosters. See the full list inside.
Outside of undefeated Michigan and Michigan State, no team's playing better than Maryland. The Terrapins, behind Big Ten player of the week Bruno Fernando, are on a roll, winners of five in a row.
The return of Big Ten play saw three teams suffer their first conference defeat. That leaves two unbeatens: Michigan and Michigan State, both 4-0. Get Jon Crispin's latest Big Ten Power Rankings, presented by ArcelorMittal, inside.
The NFL playoffs are set, and former Big Ten standouts are all over the rosters. There's 84 in all (not including Maryland, Nebraska and Rutgers players who were in school before entering B1G), paced by an even dozen for both Dallas and New Orleans.
Happy New Year, Big Ten fans! Before we reenter Big Ten play, it's time to consider how the conference stacks up. Unsurprisingly, everyone's looking up at undefeated and reigning national runner-up Michigan.
FOX Sports and the Big Ten Conference today announces it has named veteran media executive Francois McGillicuddy to the position of President, Big Ten Network (BTN). The announcement was made today by Eric Shanks, Chief Executive Officer & Executive Producer, FOX Sports and Jim Delany, Commissioner, Big Ten Conference. McGillicuddy will assume his new role in early 2019 and take over the day-to-day operations for BTN currently held by Mark Silverman, who was elevated in January 2018 to the position of President, National Networks, FOX Sports. BTN is a joint venture between FOX Sports and the Big Ten Conference. “Francois
Illinois and reigning national champ Nebraska advanced to the national semifinals with regional final wins Sunday. The Illini and Huskers face off in the second semifinal Thursday (9 p.m. ET) in Minneapolis.
The Big Ten Conference released the all-Big Ten offensive teams on Wednesday on our “Big Ten Football & Beyond” show. Previously, the Big Ten released the 2018 defensive team and special teams on Tuesday. Unanimous selections are in ALL CAPS. 2018 All-Big Ten Football Offense (as selected by Big Ten coaches) 2018 All-Big Ten Football Offense (as selected by media)
With the Big Ten Football Championship Game coming up, the Big Ten Conference released the all-Big Ten defensive and special teams on Tuesday's "Big Ten Football & Beyond" show.
James Laurinaitis lays out his latest Big Ten Football Power Rankings presented by AercleorMittal.