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Big Ten Power Rankings: Teams sit tight with big games ahead

Nov 14, 2015; Bloomington, IN, USA; Michigan Wolverines safety Delano Hill (44) celebrates with teammates after making the last defensive play of the game to give Michigan the victory against the Indiana Hoosiers at Memorial Stadium. Michigan defeats Indiana in double overtime 48-41.

Wild ending for Michigan at Indiana

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Holding steady with no real changes in this week’s power poll, presented by ArcelorMittal. Ohio State and Iowa remain on course for a showdown in the Big Ten title game. But look at next week’s schedule and tell me these rankings could look very different.

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What did Tom Dienhart learn about Big Ten in Week 11? Find out here!

Nov 14, 2015; Champaign, IL, USA; Ohio State Buckeyes fans celebrate their victory over the Illinois Fighting Illini at Memorial Stadium. Ohio State beat Illinois 28-3.

Ohio State rolls to 10-0

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Ohio State is building momentum. Michigan’s Jake Rudock is in a groove. Do not sleep on Penn State.’s Tom Dienhart watched all of Saturday’s games and touches on these points and much more in his insightful weekly “What I Learned” recap.

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Big Ten Hot Takes: Ten thoughts on the football season so far

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Iowa’s Kirk Ferentz will be the Big Ten Coach of the Year. Minnesota was right to remove the “interim coach” tag from Tracy Claeys. Like it or not, this is an historic run by Ohio State. Read these takes and more in senior writer Tom Dienhart’s last-minute prep for Saturday’s football games.

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Five facts heading into Week 11 of the Big Ten football season

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Just when you thought the Big Ten season couldn’t get any more exciting, boom! Nebraska upsets previously unbeaten Michigan State at home. Iowa eeks out an eight point win at Indiana. Wisconsin gets a stern test at Maryland and comes away winning by a touchdown. Ohio State finds itself in a one-score game in the fourth quarter in Columbus against Minnesota before winning by 14. And then Northwestern lets a 20-7 lead slip away … to eventually win on a last second field goal against Penn State, 23-21. As the adage goes, “any given Saturday”.

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