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How did we do? Week 9 Big Ten picks revisited

C.J. Fiedorowicz

Braxton Miller 39-Yard Touchdown

Before we turn our attention to Week 10, it’s time to revisit how the BTN.com team and Big Ten fans did with their Week 9 Big Ten predictions. Everyone but Brent Yarina went 3-1, meaning Stephen Bardo and Sean Merriman are tied atop the standings, at 56-12. Big Ten fans are one game behind the pace, tied with Brent Yarina.

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U.S. Marine Corps: BTN.com Leaders of Week 9

NCAA Football: Youngstown State at Michigan State

Braxton Miller 39-Yard Touchdown

Every Saturday night during the Big Ten football season, BTN.com posts its “U.S. Marine Corps: Leaders of the Week.” The feature is designed to honor some of the top individual Big Ten performances. Check out our Week 9 stars and highlights in this fun-filled post.

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Watch Week 9 Big Ten football highlights

C.J. Fiedorowicz

Engel Makes Fantastic Grab for 4th & 10 TD

Looking for Week 9 highlights, stats and game stories? Well, you’ve come to the right place. Catch up on all the day’s best highlights and check out all the stats and action from Week 9 in this post.

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Analyzing the numbers: Minnesota rush vs. Nebraska

David Cobb

Nelson Starts Wide, Runs Under Center for QB Keeper

Minnesota reverted back to what it knows best Saturday against Nebraska – running the football. The Golden Gophers tallied 271 rushing yards in their 34-23 win over the Cornhuskers, their most in Big Ten play this season and most against a conference opponent since recording 327 yards against Michigan State in 2005.

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Dienhart: Minnesota 'thriving' sans its leader

KJ Maye

Nebraska at Minnesota - Football Highlights

This was a program-defining win for Minnesota under Jerry Kill’s watch. But really, it was much more than that. The Golden Gophers’ 34-23 upset victory over No. 24 Nebraska was a testament to the foundation that Kill has laid since arriving in the Twin Cities in 2011. It also embodied the toughness Kill possesses as a coach and in his fight to control his epilepsy.

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Minnesota in the midst of a special season

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Engel Makes Fantastic Grab for 4th & 10 TD

There’s a reason to cheer for the Minnesota Gophers football team, and it has nothing to do with being a fan of the team, the players, or the Big Ten conference in general. Minnesota is a team that is playing for a purpose. A team that is playing to honor a member of their own, head coach Jerry Kill, who had to step away from the team and the game he loves to deal with personal health issues.

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