Tom’s Take: Week 6 Big Ten honors, grades, stock reports & numbers

Oct 10, 2015; Iowa City, IA, USA;  Iowa Hawkeyes running back Jordan Canzeri (33) signals to fans after beating the Illinois Fighting Illini at Kinnick Stadium. Iowa beat Illinois 29-20.  Mandatory Credit: Reese Strickland-USA TODAY Sports

Look at Iowa RB Jordan Canzeri go!

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Another Saturday, another heart-breaking loss for Nebraska … and another dominating effort by Michigan. This time, Northwestern felt the wrath of Jim Harbaugh’s Sharpie and khakis. Next up: A visit from Michigan State, which survived and advanced at Rutgers. Oh, and don’t forget about No. 1 Ohio State, which may have turned a corner offensively.

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Catch up on late afternoon Week 6 Big Ten football games

Oct 10, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines cornerback Jourdan Lewis (26) scores a touchdown on an interception in the second quarter against the Northwestern Wildcats at Michigan Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports

Jourdan Lewis returns pick for touchdown

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No. 18 Michigan shut out No. 13 Northwestern, 38-0, Wisconsin rallied to beat Nebraska, 23-21, and Minnesota routed Purdue, 41-13, in late afternoon Big Ten action.

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Big Ten Football: Tom Dienhart's hard takes heading into Week 6

Michigan at Northwestern

Fitzgerald, Harbaugh discuss Saturday's matchup

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The first full slate of Big Ten games looms with all 14 teams in action vs. one another in seven contests. Top billing: Northwestern at Michigan on BTN/BTN2Go. Can NU remain perfect as it treks to play the white-hot Wolverines? Also, Illinois can show it’s legit by winning at unbeaten Iowa. And Wisconsin visits Nebraska with both teams desperate for success.

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