Numbers, numbers, numbers. As we enter Week 4, here is a look at one for each Big Ten team that caught my eye from a packet of info from standout BTN researcher Harold Shelton.
There are still more non-conference games (four) than Big Ten games (three) this week. And the lid was taken off Big Ten action in the opening week. But for the first time in 2017, this Saturday has multiple league games.
There's no change to the top half of BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart's latest Big Ten Power Rankings, presented by ArcelorMittal, but Purdue is moving on up. Meanwhile, Nebraska is trending down.
This was an upsetting Saturday for Nebraska. For Michigan, Penn State, Minnesota and Purdue, it was a chance to continue to shine. Ohio State got back on track. Here is the Best of Week 3.
Before we turn our attention to Week 4, it's time to revisit how the BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart and Big Ten fans did with their Week 3 Big Ten game predictions. Big Ten fans and Dienhart both went 10-1, so there's no change in the season standings.
Jordan Huff scored the winning touchdown midway through the fourth quarter, and Northern Illinois made two big defensive stops to finish a 21-17 upset of Nebraska on Saturday.
Michigan State has a bye this week, and a group of Spartan football players traveled to Houston this weekend to aid the Hurricane Harvey relief effort.
Lisa Byington is making history Saturday at the Northwestern vs. Bowling Green game by becoming the first woman to do play-by-play for a football game on BTN. She joined us for a B1G Q&A to discuss her historic assignment.
The Big Ten coaches took the podium for the Week 3 teleconference before taking the field this weekend. Listen in here.
Who wins Week 3 Big Ten football games? See BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart's Week 3 game predictions inside, plus cast your winners.