This is a blockbuster Saturday that merits some type of nickname. So, let’s go with “Shakedown Saturday.” Everywhere you turn, there is a big game, paced by Ohio State’s trip to Oklahoma, in what is the last full-blown Saturday of non-conference action.
Thirteen schools are in action. And there are some top matches on deck in the second week of play. The headliner is the highly anticipated renewal of the Pitt-Penn State rivalry. Get Tom Dienhart's Best of Week 2 inside.
This is one of the most glorious weeks of the year: It’s rivalry week, with eclectic trophies and bragging rights up for grabs. Get Tom Dienhart's best of the week ahead inside.
It's almost here. Week 12 football games. None of the games is bigger than Michigan State at Ohio State in a battle between two of the best teams in the Big Ten. Our Tom Dienhart looks at all of the games and lays out his weekly upset alert, best matchups, spotlight players and more. Plus, watch the video to look back at recent history between Ohio State and Michigan State.
Finally, it is game week! Hallelujah! Even better: The opening week of action is filled with some interesting clashes headlined by Ohio State’s visit to Blacksburg, Virginia, to play Virginia Tech.
Rivalry week is here, with several juicy clashes. All eyes will be on Madison, though, where Minnesota and Wisconsin will meet in a de facto Big Ten West title game.
The final two weeks of the season are on our doorstep. Ohio State remains in firm control of the East Division. But the West is up for grabs among four schools.
Week 12 is filled with some intriguing storylines, with all eyes on the Nebraska at Wisconsin game.
With a tip of the hat to hype king Don King, let’s go ahead and call Ohio State’s trip to Michigan State the “game of the year” in the Big Ten.
See why Tom Dienhart has Justin Jackson on the spot, and why he'll be watching Tevin Coleman vs. the Michigan defense inside.