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Twitter: Your top tweets and plays from Week 4

Jordan Hall

Michigan State at Notre Dame - Football Highlights

Greg Bartram-USA TODAY Sports

Week 4 of the college football season was somewhat of a mixed bag for the Big Ten. The team’s that were favored to win took care of business. The teams that weren’t favored, came away empty handed. As a whole, the Big Ten went 7-2 in non-conference matchups on Saturday, and Wisconsin cruised to an easy win over Purdue in the lone Big Ten game of the day. Through four weeks, Ohio State, Michigan Minnesota and Northwestern are the only remaining unbeaten teams in the conference. With that said, let’s go back and take a peak at the top plays and twitter reactions from this past weekend.

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Twitter: Your top tweets and plays from Week 3

B.J. Lowery

Cody Latimer 33-Yard Touchdown

Week 3 of the college football season wasn’t the kindest to the Big Ten, but that doesn’t mean there weren’t plenty of outstanding plays. As a whole, the Big Ten went 7-5 on Saturday, as Ohio State, Michigan, Michigan State, Minnesota and Northwestern are the only unbeaten teams remaining in the conference. With that said, it’s time to go back in time and take a look at the top plays and twitter reactions from this past weekend.

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Twitter: Big Ten products remember 9/11

Twelve years ago today, our lives changed. To remember those who were lost and those who protected on 9/11, Big Ten athletes – both current and former – took to social media to express their sorrow and appreciation. See some of the tweets in this post.

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Twitter: Your tweets to top plays from Week 2

NCAA Football: Notre Dame at Michigan

Kain Colter 16-Yard Touchdown

Week 2 of the college football season was a pretty darn good one for the Big Ten, wouldn’t you say? As a whole, the Big Ten went 11-1 on Saturday, with the only slip-up being Indiana’s 41-35 loss to a good Navy team. With that said, it’s time to hit the rewind button and take a look back at the top plays and twitter reactions from this weekend.

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Twitter: Reaction to Devin Gardner wearing No. 98

Ever see a quarterback wear No. 98? No, of course, you haven’t. Until now, that is. Michigan quarterback Devin Gardner rocked the number typically reserved for defensive lineman vs. Notre Dame on Saturday night, and he will do so for the rest of his career. Gardner, who used to wear No. 12, will wear No. 98 to honor Tom Harmon, Michigan’s first Heisman Trophy winner.

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Twitter: Your tweets to top plays from Week 1

Kurtis Drummond

Geno Lewis Hauls in 54-Yard TD

Now that Week 1 of the Big Ten football season is officially in the books, it’s time to take a look back at the top plays and twitter reactions from this jam-packed week. See my updated roundup as I dig deep into the twitterverse and pull the best football-related tweets from athletes, coaches and beat writers around the Big Ten.

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Twitter: Purdue QB Rob Henry apologizes for poor play

There were few positives to take from Purdue’s 42-7 season-opening loss at Cincinnati, and Purdue quarterback Rob Henry more than accepted his share of the blame for the performance. Hours after the game, Henry took to Twitter to apologize to the Purdue community and tell them that he was taking a break from Twitter “because there obviously needs to be a lot more work done.”

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Photos: Big Ten fans honor College Colors Day

Today is College Colors Day, the day when people across the nation dress in their college school colors to celebrate the beginning of a new college football season. To be fair, the season kicked off Thursday night, with Indiana and Minnesota rolling to victories, and it continues tonight. But it’s all about celebrating that first Saturday of the season on the last work day of the week.

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B1G Clicks: Tracking today's Big Ten trends

Andrew Weber-US PRESSWIRE

Did you miss something while you stepped away from your computer? We’re tracking some of the best Big Ten social media happenings and posting them all right here. Check out today’s edition, including a video of a Michigan recruit’s incredible touchdown run.

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Twitter: 2013-14 men's hoops game you're most excited about?

Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports

In case you didn’t hear, the 2013-14 men’s basketball conference schedule was released Wednesday. In a conference as strong as the Big Ten is expected to be, there are several can’t-miss games. Like, Purdue hosting rival Indiana with revenge on its mind for last year’s blowout losses. Or, Nebraska opening up Pinnacle Bank Arena against reigning national runner-up Michigan. The list goes on.

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B1G Clicks: Tracking today's Big Ten trends

Did you miss something while you stepped away from your computer? We’re tracking some of the best Big Ten social media happenings and posting them all right here. Check out today’s edition, including an in-depth video on the creation of Pinnacle Bank Arena.

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B1G Clicks: Tracking today's Big Ten trends

Did you miss something while you stepped away from your computer? We’re tracking some of the best Big Ten social media happenings and posting them all right here. Check out today’s edition, including a hilarious Illinois football video spoof of a recent GEICO commercial.

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B1G Clicks: Tracking today's Big Ten trends

Sandra Dukes-US PRESSWIRE

Did you miss something while you stepped away from your computer? We’re tracking some of the best Big Ten social media happenings and posting them all right here. Check out today’s edition, including a funny video from Nebraska basketball coach Tim Miles.

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Twitter: Our guys' tweets from Iowa practice

Iowa Practice Facility

C.J. Fiedorowicz Interview - 2013 Fall Football Practice Tour

Believe it or not, the 2013 BTN Football Tour has reached its 12th and final stop. The guys took in Iowa practice Tuesday morning, and they live tweeted throughout the day. Find some of their best tweets in this post. Reminder: Watch the Iowa Preview Show at 8 p.m. ET Sunday on BTN/BTN2Go.

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B1G Clicks: Tracking today's Big Ten trends

Did you miss something while you stepped away from your computer? We’re tracking some of the best Big Ten-related social media happenings and posting them all right here. Check out today’s edition, including a video of Michigan recruit Jabrill Peppers leveling a player.

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Twitter: Our guys' tweets from Nebraska camp

Tim Beck

Ameer Abdullah Interview - 2013 Fall Football Tour

The BTN Football Tour is approaching the finish line, but not before stops to Nebraska and Iowa. Today, our guys were at Huskers’ camp to check out the reigning Legends Division champs. Tom Dienhart and Dave Revsine live tweeted from the practice, and we posting some of their best tweets right here.

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Twitter: Our guys' thoughts from Minnesota camp

Berkley Edwards

Derrick Wells Interview - 2013 Fall Football Practice Tour

Nine stops down, and three to go. Friday afternoon, Dave Revsine, Gerry DiNardo, Howard Griffith and Tom Dienhart took in Minnesota practice. The guys live tweeted during the practice, and we posted some of their best thoughts right here. Reminder: Watch the Minnesota Preview Show at 8 p.m. ET at 8 p.m. ET on Friday, Aug. 23 on BTN/BTN2Go.

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B1G Clicks: Tracking today's Big Ten trends

Did you miss something while you stepped away from social media? We’re tracking some of the best Big Ten-related social media happenings and posting them all right here. Check out today’s edition, including an awesome photo posted by Michigan State’s Mark Dantonio.

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Twitter: 2013 Big Ten football breakout players?

Michigan Wolverines tight end Devin Funchess

Devin Funchess's 30 Yard Touchdown

Rick Osentoski-US PRESSWIRE

The topic of breakout players can be an ambiguous one. For example, some people view Nebraska’s Ameer Abdullah as a 2013 breakout player. Others, meanwhile, feel that with 1,315 total yards and 10 scores a season ago, he’s well past “breakout” territory. I tend to side with the latter. Either way, I went to Twitter and asked Big Ten fans for their 2013 breakout candidates.

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