Finally, the most-anticipated game on the Big Ten schedule has arrived: No. 2 Penn State at No. 6 Ohio State! This shapes up as a de facto Big Ten East title game with league title and College Football Playoff implications.
The Big Ten office released its Week 8 award winners Monday, and three of the five honorees are repeat winners. Saquon Barkley (offensive player of the week x 3), Joe Bachie (defensive player of the week x 2) and Jonathan Taylor (freshman of the week x 4) claimed their respective honors yet again.
Penn State made a loud statement vs. Michigan and remains king of the hill, setting up a showdown at Ohio State this Saturday. Get BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart's latest Big Ten Power Rankings, presented by ArcelorMittal, inside.
This Saturday was all about Penn State asserting its dominance. But keep an eye on Michigan State, which keeps grinding out wins. Here is BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart's look at the Best of Week 8.
Before we turn our attention to Week 9, it’s time to revisit how BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart and Big Ten fans did with their Week 8 Big Ten game predictions.
Quarterback Clayton Thorson scored on a 1-yard run and Northwestern rallied from a sluggish first half for a 17-10 overtime victory over Iowa on Saturday.
Which team has 14 in a row? Which defense has allowed more than 600 yards rushing combined the last two games? On team has had an INT returned for a score nine straight years. Let's dive into the numbers.
Who wins Week 8 Big Ten football games? Cast your six winners inside, plus get BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart's game score predictions.
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 below.
Can you believe it? The season has passed the halfway point. We have seven weeks in the books, and each team has played half of its 12 games. So, let’s pause and hand out some midseason awards.