staff, April 13, 2015

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Greg Bartram-USA TODAY Sports

Athlon Sports recently asked Big Ten personalities, including a quartet of BTN employees, to rank the conference's best football jobs.

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The top three positions, shall we say, will surprise nobody: 1. Ohio State; 2. Michigan; 3. Penn State.

It wasn't that close, either, as Ohio State, the reigning national champ, received all 11 first-place votes and Michigan garnered nine second-place nods; the other two second-place votes went to Penn State.

Wisconsin and Nebraska rounded out the top five, while Michigan State, arguably the Big Ten's most consistent program over the last several years, came in at No. 6.

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