Neither Northwestern nor Michigan made a bowl game a season ago. This year, though, their matchup is a battle of two top-20 teams.
Ohio State will be without one of its wide receivers for the remainder of the season.
After the season’s first full week of conference play, one thing is clear: The Big Ten West race ought to be a real fun one.
A narrow victory over Purdue was not enough to keep Michigan State the No. 2 team in the country.
The Ezekiel Elliott who ran wild in three postseason wins for the Buckeyes last season? He's back, and the Big Ten might want to look out.