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. ***
You have questions, and I have answers in my weekly Big Ten Mailbag. This week, I discuss Nebraska, the Big Ten's plethora of star running backs and much more.
Michigan State rolls on, so I am keeping them in the playoffs as a No. 3 seed playing in the Rose Bowl, this week vs. No. 2 Alabama.
The Big Ten office has released statements on the multiple controversial calls in the Ohio State-Penn State game Saturday night. Ohio State won the game 31-24 in double overtime, but before Penn State rallied to force overtime, there were a couple of controversial plays. The first one occurred on a first-quarter Vonn Bell interception that Ohio State turned into a touchdown. The ball appeared to have touched the turf, however the officials could not overturn it because the replay booth was unable to view all available feeds. Then, in the second quarter, Ohio State took a 10-0 lead on a
Not much movement this week. One thing remains constant: Michigan State, Ohio State and Nebraska are the best of the bunch. Wisconsin may have a chance to join the “elite” club.
Illinois has life, and bowl hopes. The Wisconsin defense needs a lot more love. See what else Tom Dienhart learned in Week 9.
The latest Coaches Poll was released Sunday, and there was little movement for Big Ten teams.
How did the BTN.com team, guest picker Doug Lesmerises and Big Ten fans do with their Week 9 Big Ten picks? Find out inside!
It isn't a Sunday without BTN analyst Gerry DiNardo's latest installment of "Sunday Ruminations." Get DiNardo's Week 9 thoughts inside. Also, follow @gerrydinardo!
Biggest surprise? Best play? Top performers? Tom Dienhart recaps all the best from the Big Ten in Week 9 inside.