Three nationally relevant games offer the Big Ten a golden chance to make a statement this week. But what's the best coaching matchup? How about a player on the spot? BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart provides an in-depth preview of what to watch for in Week 2.
What is Tom Dienhart buying heading into Week 2 of the college football season? What is he selling? Find out here in this post.
Who will win Week 2 Big Ten games? The BTN.com team and Iowa beat writer Marc Morehouse offer their picks inside. Pick your winners, too!
Who is the top player in the Big Ten? Our guys share their top 5 lists, and there's quit a bit of movement after one week of action.
Each Tuesday morning during the Big Ten football season, the 14 Big Ten football coaches hold a Big Ten teleconference with reporters from around the country. We post the audio for each segment of the call here, and we do this every Tuesday afternoon. Northwestern Coach Pat Fitzgerald: Listen to what @CoachFitz51 had to say as @NUFBFamily gears up for week 2 of #B1G football action. http://t.co/RSXn3ngyPl — Northwestern on BTN (@BTN_NU) September 2, 2014 Michigan Coach Brady Hoke: Listen to what Brady Hoke had to say as @umichfootball gears up for week 2 of #B1G football action. http://t.co/AzES4kU4ih —
It's time to look ahead to Week 2. Get Tom Dienhart's rankings for all of Saturday's 13 Big Ten games in this post.
The latest AP and Coaches polls were released Tuesday, and there's a new Big Ten team pacing the conference in both. That team? Michigan State, of course!
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Week 1 is in the books. There was no shortage of highlight-reel plays in the opening week, and none was better than Jordan Westerkamp's behind-the-back catch. Check out our top 10 plays in this post.
The top four remains the same this week. Who entered the top 5, you ask? That would be Michigan, which impressed in its win against overmatched Appalachian State.