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Snap Reactions: Signs of life in 4 wins

Earlier, BTN.com’s Tom Dienhart analyzed the first round of games. Now he tells us what he saw during the four afternoon Big Ten victories. Find every video highlight we got right over here. The afternoon wins: Iowa 27, Northern Iowa 16, Michigan 63, UMass 13, Northwestern 22, Boston College 13, Penn State 34, Navy 7.

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Penn State notches first win of season

Navy Midshipmen running back Gee Gee Greene (21) is tackled by the Penn State Nittany Lions defense in the second quarter at Beaver Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Rob Christy-US PRESSWIRE

Penn State Players Celebrate First Win

Matt McGloin threw for 231 yards and four touchdowns and Penn State overwhelmed Navy in a 34-7 win Saturday for rookie coach Bill O’Brien’s first career victory. the Nittany Lions (1-2) rolled to a morale-boosting victory following two draining losses to open a season of change in Happy Valley. Penn State picked up its first win since the NCAA levied landmark sanctions in July.

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3rd Quarter Recap: Penn State 27, Navy 0

Navy Midshipmen running back Gee Gee Greene (21) eludes a tackle by Penn State Nittany Lions linebacker Michael Mauti (42) in the second quarter at Beaver Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Rob Christy-US PRESSWIRE

Robinson Catches Tip Ball for 3rd TD

Penn State is in the driver’s seat as it leads 27-0 after the third quarter. The Nittany Lions expanded their lead to 27-0 thanks to a four-play, 44-yard drive that ended when Matt McGloin found Allen Robinson open for a 25-yard touchdown pass.

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2nd Quarter Recap: Penn State 20, Navy 0

Penn State Nittany Lions wide receiver Allen Robinson (8) runs for a touchdown on a 45 yard pass completion by Nittany Lions quarterback Matthew McGloin (not shown) in the first quarter at Beaver Stadium.

McGloin, Robinson Do It Again

Rob Christy-US PRESSWIRE

Penn State’s Allen Robinson led the offense in the second quarter. He, and the Nittany Lions now lead 20-0. Penn State added to its advantage when Matt McGloin threw a two-yard touchdown pass to Robinson, the clincher of a 13-play, 90-yard drive to give the Nittany Lions the lead, 20-0.

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1st Quarter Recap: Penn State 14, Navy 0

An overall view of Beaver Stadium prior to the game between the Penn State Nittany Lions and the Navy Midshipmen. Mandatory Credit: Rob Christy-US PRESSWIRE

McGloin to Robinson on a 45 Yard TD Pass

Penn State’s passing attack has looked sharp over the last 15 minutes of action, with 132 yards, and the Nittany Lions lead 14-0 at the end of the first quarter. Penn State took the game’s first lead after Matt McGloin and Jesse James hooked up for a two-yard touchdown on the last play of a seven-play, 72-yard drive. The key play on the Nittany Lions’ drive was McGloin’s 45-yard pass to Allen Robinson.

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Week 3 Previews: Spartans-Irish headline slate

Mark Dantonio

Mark Dantonio Joins "#BTNLive"

Every week, I rank the Big Ten’s slate of games. Where does your team’s Week 3 game fall on my list? Find out in this post. Remember, on gameday, BTN.com editors provide Rapid Recaps with quarterly updates from every game. And at the end of each game, I post my Saturday Snap Reactions.

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Revsine's Numbers: Stats weren't too pretty

Wow. Last week didn’t go so well. It was a not a pretty scene, as we sat, mouths agape, in the BTN green room and watched the Big Ten Conference suffer through a difficult Saturday. And that wasn’t just because Gerry DiNardo was drooling. Sorry, too easy. Not true. Though he did pull out his ubiquitous hankie a few times.

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Dienhart: 12 Big Ten questions for Week 3

Troy Stoudermire

Denard Robinson's 1st Rushing Touchdown

Another Saturday looms. And, I still have questions. For example, can the Iowa offense finally get started? Here are my most pressing queries for each Big Ten team entering Week 3. Read all of my Big Ten coverage here and don’t forget to send any of your questions my way for my weekly Big Ten Mailbag.

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Week 3: We predict all 12 Big Ten games

Michael Buchanan

MarQueis Gray: 75 Yard TD on the Keeper

Every week, BTN.com’s Brent Yarina (@BTNBrentYarina) and Tom Dienhart (@BTNTomDienhart) offer their predictions for each Big Ten football game. We also provide a poll for all of the games so fans can vote for their winners. After two weeks, it’s Tom and BTN.com fans on top, at 19-5, while Brent is in the cellar, at 17-7. See our Week 3 predictions and choose your winners in this post.

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