Before we turn our attention to Week 7, it's time to revisit how the BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart and Big Ten fans did with their Week 6 Big Ten game predictions. For the fourth week in a row Dienhart and the fans tied, this time going 6-1, meaning the fans remain three games ahead of our guy.
No. 9 Wisconsin stuck true to its theme of being a second half team, pulling away at Nebraska for a 38-17 victory.
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We're putting numbers through the old cruncher today, with a big assist from @BTNStatsGuys! A few stats for each team to help you sound like an expert:
It's very hard to run the regular season table, but Wisconsin has a chance. Who has the best shot at tripping them up?
Listen in to the Big Ten football coaches teleconference here, with audio provided for each of the 14 coaches in the conference ahead of Week 6.
Every week during the 2017 football season, BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart makes his Big Ten game predictions. See Dienhart's Week 6 picks inside, plus select your winners.
Week 6 is filled with seven games, six Big Ten contests and one non-league title. And there are two marquee contests: Wisconsin at Nebraska and Michigan State at Michigan. Penn State’s trip to Northwestern drips with intrigue, too.
Penn State and Wisconsin roll on, while Maryland, Michigan State and Nebraska are upwardly mobile in my latest Big Ten Power Rankings, presented by ArcelorMittal.
The latest AP and Coaches polls were released Sunday, and the Big Ten continues to field four teams in the top 10. Penn State (No. 4/No. 4) paces the conference, while Michigan (No. 7/No. 7), Wisconsin (No. 9/No. 8) and Ohio State (No. 10/No. 9) round out the league's top 10 teams.