The calendar is flipping to November, so it's time to break down the remaining schedules for the top East and West contenders.
The first College Football Playoff Poll was released Tuesday night, and Michigan State paces the Big Ten, at No. 8, while Nebraska is No. 15 and Ohio State No. 16.
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The first College Football Playoff Poll will be released tonight. The analysis will be swift and intense. See who Tom Dienhart thinks will be in the top four tonight.
Michigan State rolls on, so I am keeping them in the playoffs as a No. 3 seed playing in the Rose Bowl, this week vs. No. 2 Alabama.
Not much movement this week. One thing remains constant: Michigan State, Ohio State and Nebraska are the best of the bunch. Wisconsin may have a chance to join the “elite” club.
Michigan head football coach Brady Hoke issued an apology to Mark Dantonio and Michigan State on Sunday.
Illinois has life, and bowl hopes. The Wisconsin defense needs a lot more love. See what else Tom Dienhart learned in Week 9.
The latest Coaches Poll was released Sunday, and there was little movement for Big Ten teams.
How did the BTN.com team, guest picker Doug Lesmerises and Big Ten fans do with their Week 9 Big Ten picks? Find out inside!