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Watch our Brian Peters Feature on Saturday

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Little Jack

As Northwestern safety Brian Peters’ college football career comes to a  close, the senior shares his unlikely connection to seven-year-old Wildcat fan Jack Marshall, and the role Brian has played in helping Jack overcome seemingly insurmountable odds. The full video of this feature story will air on Saturday morning during our Big Ten Football Pregame show at 10:30 a.m. ET. But watch a snippet of it right here. Also, if you enjoy our BTN TV feature profiles, check out previous ones in our BTN features archive.

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Big Ten Icons: Woody Hayes, Friday at 11 p.m. ET

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Big Ten Icons: Woody Hayes

The Woody Hayes episode of Big Ten Icons, presented by Discover, debuts at 11 p.m. ET Friday after the Ohio State-Jackson State basketball game. The series is hosted by Hall of Fame sports broadcaster Keith Jackson. The show includes new one-on-one interviews with Archie Griffin, Lou Holtz, Tim May, Jack Park, Jeff Logan, John Bacon, Dave Foley, Gary Moeller, Dave Adolph, Harold “Champ” Henson, Bill Myles, Jim Stillwagon and others.

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Legends & Leaders Races Heat Up

Michigan State's Kirk Cousins

Rex Burkhead Interview

We could know a whole lot more about the Big Ten divisional races after Saturday’s six Big Ten football games, but then there’s also a chance that the races could come down to the final weekend, too. Looking for the tie-breaking rules? We got them. We also have the latest Big Ten standings and the BCS standings. Plus, BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart has been previewing Saturday’s games all week with his game breakdowns, Big Ten picks, our reader mailbag, and a few things you may want to keep an eye on.

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Dienhart: What to watch for Saturday

With the potential for each division to be wrapped up this Saturday, there will be plenty to keep an eye on. Can Michigan State continue to run well? Is Penn State dialed it despite all of the off-field turmoil? Wisconsin must guard against a letdown when it plays at Illinois. Will the Badgers remain focused? Here’s what you should watch for each team this Saturday.

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Dienhart: Week 12 Predictions & Fan Votes

Saturday is on our doorstep with many key games and storylines looming. Can Purdue and Northwestern become bowl eligible? Could Michigan State (Legends) and Penn State (Leaders) wrap up their division? Here are my picks for each of the six games. Now you make yours, too.

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