staff, staff, September 15, 2015

Week 2 was a successful one for the Big Ten.

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Not only did Michigan State exact revenge on defending national runner-up Oregon, but four Big Ten teams recorded shutouts, marking just the second time a conference has done that since 1980, joining the SEC (2006).

The four teams? That would be Illinois, Northwestern, Ohio State and Wisconsin, which combined to outscore foes 181-0.

Our research team (@BTNStatsGuys) provides plenty of strong nuggets like this throughout the seasons.

See some of its best Week 2 nuggets below: