You can always count on college football for some late-season chaos, and in Week 11, some of that chaos benefited the Big Ten's College Football Playoff contenders.
CHAMPAIGN — Ohio State didn’t necessarily look like a national-championship contender on Saturday, but it was good enough to beat Illinois. By a lot.
The Big Ten now boasts two of the top five teams and six total teams in the College Football Playoff rankings.
Michigan State’s loss to Nebraska took everyone by surprise.
For the first time this season, Ohio State is not the top-ranked team in the AP poll.