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Chris Borland

Player Rankings: Pair of Badgers top latest list

It’s a new week, which means it’s time to release my latest Big Ten Player Rankings. This week, a pair of Badgers top the list following standout performances in the team’s rout over Northwestern. View my latest Big Ten Player Rankings in this post. Who did I miss? [ MORE: Power Rankings | Week 7 grades & honors | What did Tom learn? | Week 7 picks revisited ] 1. Melvin Gordon, RB, Wisconsin. Here’s all you need to know about Gordon: His yard-per-carry is under 10 for the first time this season. In case you forgot, we’re heading into

Ameer Abdullah

Player Rankings: Two new names enter the list

It’s a new week, which means it’s time to release my latest Big Ten Player Rankings. Following the first week of full-blown Big Ten action, the list features a couple of new names. Can you guess who it is? Hint: They both play on offense and went for career days Saturday. View my latest Big Ten Player Rankings in this post. [ MORE: Power Rankings | Week 6 grades & honors | What did Tom learn? | Week 6 picks revisited ] 1. Melvin Gordon, RB, Wisconsin. Gordon leads all Big Ten rushers in yards (698) and averages a silly

Melvin Gordon

Player Rankings: See who makes first list of 2013

I’ve said it several times: College football polls shouldn’t come out until at least October. You know, until we see what the teams look like and how they perform against quality competition. Well, with the calendar flipped to October, that means we’ve seen enough football to also consider other things. Like, for example, player rankings. View my first Big Ten player rankings of the season in this post. 1. Ohio State quarterbacks. Braxton Miller or Kenny Guiton, it doesn’t matter. The duo has combined to win the last three Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week awards, and it has

Braxton Miller

B1G Player Rankings: No. 1, Braxton Miller

One day. That’s all that stands between us and the start of Big Ten football. Indiana (Indiana State) and Minnesota (UNLV) get things started for the Big Ten on Thursday on BTN/BTN2Go. To help count down the days to kickoff, BTN.com has been ranking the top 25 players. Well, we’ve reached No. 1. Hope you enjoyed the countdown! No. 1: Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State There may be no more dynamic of a player in the nation that the electrifying Miller. He ran and passed the Buckeyes to a 12-0 mark in 2012 en route to compiling a school-record 3,310

Taylor Lewan

B1G Player Rankings: No. 2, Taylor Lewan

And then there were two. With two days left before Indiana (Indiana State) and Minnesota (UNLV) kick things off for the Big Ten on Thursday on BTN/BTN2Go, our countdown of the top 25 players has reached No. 2: Michigan offensive tackle Taylor Lewan. Read about Lewan and check out the entire countdown in this post. No. 2: Taylor Lewan, OT, Michigan Lewan could be a rich man and in the NFL right now. The incredibly gifted offensive lineman stunned many when he announced he would return to Michigan for his senior season. Hey, the gamble paid off for Michigan product

Taylor Martinez

B1G Player Rankings: No. 3, Taylor Martinez

We’re three days from the 2013 football season kicking off. Indiana (Indiana State) and Minnesota (UNLV) get things started for the Big Ten on Thursday on BTN/BTN2Go. To help count down the days to kickoff, BTN.com is ranking the top 25 players. Join us as we count it down, from 25-1, every day. No. 3: Taylor Martinez, QB, Nebraska Martinez has overhauled the school record book the past three seasons, and he’s poised to leave as an all-time great. The oft-criticized quarterback has started a school-record 39 games at Nebraska and led the Huskers to three straight seasons of at

Ryan Shazier

B1G Player Rankings: No. 4, Ryan Shazier

We’re four days from the 2013 football season kicking off. Indiana (Indiana State) and Minnesota (UNLV) get things started for the Big Ten on Thursday, Aug. 29 on BTN/BTN2Go. To help count down the days to kickoff, BTN.com is ranking the top 25 players. Join us as we count it down, from 25-1, every day. No. 4: Ryan Shazier, LB, Ohio State Who’s the best defensive player on Ohio State? It’s a close race between Ryan Shazier and cornerback Bradley Roby, our No. 6 player. But the supremely talented linebacker gets our vote. Shazier, who averaged 9.6 tackles last year,

Venric Mark

B1G Player Rankings: No. 5, Venric Mark

We’re five days from the 2013 football season kicking off. Indiana (Indiana State) and Minnesota (UNLV) get things started for the Big Ten on Thursday on BTN/BTN2Go. To help count down the days to kickoff, BTN.com is ranking the top 25 players. Join us as we count it down, from 25-1, every day. No. 5: Venric Mark, RB, Northwestern Is there a more underrated player in the nation? Probably not. The diminutive Mark became Northwestern’s first 1,000-yard rusher since Tyrell Sutton in 2006, recording the 15th 1,000-yard rushing season in school annals last season. Mark registered the second-best single-season all-purpose