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Bowl Projections: Northwestern falls off Jerry Palm's latest list

Time to check out the Big Ten bowl projections from Jerry Palm of CBSSports.com. For the second week in a row, Palm projects no Big Ten teams in the playoffs. He has No. 1 Alabama playing No. 4 Houston in the Peach Bowl and No. 2 Clemson vs. No. 3 Stanford in the Fiesta Bowl. Palm had 11 Big Ten teams in bowls last week; he has just 10 this week, with Northwestern falling out after an 0-2 start that has included losses to a MAC team and a FCS squad. Last week, Northwestern was projected to be in the

Big Ten Power Rankings: Ohio State remains on top after Week 2

Save for one stunning upset—I’m looking at you, Northwestern—it was business as usual in the Big Ten in Week 2. As a result, there isn't much change in my latest Big Ten Power Rankings, presented by ArcelorMittal.

How did we do? Week 2 Big Ten predictions revisited

Before we turn our attention to Week 3, it’s time to revisit how the BTN.com team and Big Ten fans did with their Week 2 Big Ten game predictions. Like Big Ten teams, Tom Dienhart, Sean Merriman and Big Ten fans all went 12-2, missing the same two games: Western Michigan at Northwestern and Wisconsin vs. LSU. See all of our Week 2 predictions below. Sean Merriman (@BTNSean) 2016 record: 24-3 Week 2 record: 12-1 Week 2 picks: Maryland 27, FIU 10; Cincinnati 31, Purdue 20; Rutgers 28, Howard 10; Michigan 31, UCF 7; Minnesota 27, Indiana State 14; Nebraska

Get Tom Dienhart’s best of Week 2 in the Big Ten

Week 2 was all about the blowouts with five teams scored over 50 points as Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, Rutgers and Wisconsin all hung at least half-a-hundred on opponents in easy wins.

Dienhart: How good are Wilton Speight, 2-0 Michigan?

How good is this Michigan squad? BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart isn't sure. But, he's eager to find out. Alas, the schedule doesn’t provide many big tests early. That's too bad.

Find BTN's Week 2 football games using the TV GameFinder

Our Week 2 schedule includes six Big Ten football games, including Iowa State at Iowa and North Carolina at Illinois - both at 7:30 p.m. ET. Find the games on your TV system using the BTN TV GameFinder.