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Big Ten links: Michigan-Michigan State comes down to QB play

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Watch Mark Dantonio talk about Michigan

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Who wins Michigan vs. Michigan State, and why – at least in the eyes of these experts? And Urban Meyer is not surprised by Jim Harbaugh’s early success leading the Wolverines. Also, Penn State is eyeing an upset of the Buckeyes this Saturday, plus a handful of notes from Thursday’s Big ten Basketball Media Days.

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New season of 'The Journey' debuts Wednesday night at 9 p.m. ET

Mark Dantonio - The Journey

Catch a sneak peak of Wednesday's premiere

This week on the season premiere of “The Journey: Big Ten Football 2015” at 9 p.m. ET we  learn about the special friendship between Northwestern’s emerging star at linebacker Anthony Walker and his father. Also, see how Wisconsin’s Tanner McEvoy pulls off one of the toughest tasks in college football playing as a two-way starter.

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B1G Player Survey: Best player, best venue & more


2014 Big Ten Football Media Days - Day 1 Wrap-Up

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How often do some of the best players from all 14 Big Ten teams gather under one roof? Once a year, at the annual Big Ten media days. To take advantage of the opportunity, we conducted a Big Ten poll that asked one player from every team the same five questions. Who’s the preseason Big Ten favorite? What’s the toughest road venue? See all the results in this post.

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How does Michigan State stay hungry?


Mark Dantonio Opening Statement - 2014 B1G Football Media Day


What will Michigan State do for an encore? Last season was one for the ages, as the Spartans went 13-1, won the Big Ten and captured the Rose Bowl. The challenge is to stay hungry. Will MSU still have that chip on the shoulder? That spark? That desire to win big now that the Spartans have scaled the summit?

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Meyer, Dantonio ranked in top 10 of coach rankings

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Two Big Ten coaches land in the top 10 of’s 2014 ranking the coaches. To little surprise, it’s Urban Meyer (No. 3) and Mark Dantonio (No. 9). For the curious minds, former Michigan State coach Nick Saban and Steve Spurrier top the list. See what the site says about Meyer and Dantonio, plus see where they rank the rest of the Big Ten’s 12 coaches, in this post.

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