Even Goldy is getting in on the fun.
One week is in the books. And it was a successful one for the Big Ten, which was handed just two non-conference defeats (Rutgers vs. No. 8 Washington & Purdue vs. No. 16 Louisville) and had two big wins by Michigan and Maryland. Here is a look at the Best of Week 1.
Nothing changes near the top of BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart's Big Ten Power Rankings, presented by ArcelorMittal. But Maryland is upwardly mobile after that eye-popping win at No. 23 Texas.
Week 1 came and went with one upset, as Maryland toppled No. 23 Texas, 51-41, in Austin, Texas. See how BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart and Big Ten fans fared on their Week 1 game predictions below.
Tyler Johnson had a 61-yard touchdown reception from Conor Rhoda in the first quarter to give Minnesota a spark in coach P.J. Fleck's first game, and the Gophers grinded out a 17-7 victory over Buffalo in the season opener on Thursday night.
Earlier, Tom Dienhart took a spin around the Big Ten East. Now, let’s take a look at the Big Ten West at a glance.
Who wins Week 1 Big Ten football games? Get BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart's picks, plus cast your winners for all 13 Big Ten games inside.
BTN's Dave Revsine was here from the start. On BTN's tenth anniversary, he looks back at the first year of the network with memories that are bittersweet and joyful.
On Tuesday, Big Ten coaches held their first weekly teleconference of the 2017 season. Click here for audio from each coach.
The opening week of the 2017 season finally is here. All the speculation and conjecture are finished. It’s time to get down to business. And Week 1 should be revealing in many respects.