The Big Ten office released its Week 7 individual honors, and Ohio State QB J.T. Barrett claimed his eighth offensive laurel, tying former Purdue star Drew Brees for the third-most in conference annals.
Three Big Ten teams occupy three Top 6 spots in both of the latest AP and Coaches Polls, released Sunday. Michigan and Michigan State also landed inside the Top 20, bringing the total number of Big Ten teams within the Top 20 to five.
Week 7 is in the books. This much is clear: Ohio State has gotten a lot better since that home loss to Oklahoma. And Wisconsin is going to be difficult to beat in the Big Ten West, while Michigan State is sneaking up on everyone.
Before we turn our attention to Week 8, it's time to revisit how the BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart and Big Ten fans did with their Week 7 Big Ten game predictions.
Northwestern made the biggest leap in my latest Big Ten Power Rankings, presented by ArcelorMittal. The top half of the rankings held firm, but the bottom was shuffled quite a bit.
Wisconsin gutted out a 17-9 win over Purdue Saturday as freshman Jonathan Taylor racked up another 200-yard game on the ground for the No. 7 Badgers.
The Big Ten has some of the hottest coordinators in line for head coaching jobs, if they want them. Tom Dienhart lists the top five head coaches-in-waiting.
It's time to crank up the Number Cruncher again to prep for Week 7, courtesy of the BTN Stats Guys!
Who wins Week 7 Big Ten football games? Jump inside to pick your winners and get BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart's score predictions.
Big Ten coaches held their weekly teleconference ahead of Week 7's action, and you can hear audio from all 14 coaches here.