NFL.com continues to churn out its 14 for ’14 lists, and it was the nation’s top 14 Heisman Trophy candidates turn Monday. Braxton Miller led a quartet of Big Ten representatives, at No. 3, behind reigning Heisman winner Jameis Winston and Oregon’s Marcus Mariota. See NFL.com’s Big Ten Heisman contenders list in this post.
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Ohio State’s trip to Michigan State could be the game of the year in the Big Ten, as both schools look like the favorites to win the conference crown. They met in the Big Ten title game last season, with the Spartans dumping the Buckeyes to earn their first trip to the Rose Bowl since the 1987 season and end OSU’s 24-game winning streak and national championship hopes. Here’s a breakdown of the best of Week 11.
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Happy Father’s Day weekend to all of the Big Ten dads out there! Enjoy it, because it is all about you. To help celebrate the holiday, we compiled a photo gallery of Big Ten personalities with their kids or fathers and laid out a bunch father-son BTN features from throughout the years.
Can you smell it in the air Big Ten fans? The 2014 college football season is just around the corner.
Just two days after announcing he will transfer from Indiana, quarterback Tre Roberson has found a new home. The former Hoosier signal-caller announced that he will be transferring to Illinois State, via twitter.
The calendar now says “November.” And, as coaches are known to say: “November is when they play the games to remember.” But this Saturday lacks any apparent marquee games, although that could change depending on how things unfold. Looking at you, Northwestern at Iowa.