A week away ...
Purdue coach Danny Hope describes the latest setback for his hard-luck program. Here are five big questions for Purdue in the wake of QB Rob Henry's ACL injury, Mike Carmin writes in The (Lafayette) Journal and Courier.
Ohio State is counting on a talented but inexperienced crop of receivers, Doug Lesmerises writes in The (Cleveland) Plain Dealer.
Wisconsin QB Russell Wilson masters the ball fake and handling the ball, Tom Mulhern writes in the Wisconsin State Journal. The Badgers will use a 10-man rotation on the defensive line, Jeff Potrykus writes in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. The doubts about Bret Bielema have disappeared in Madison, Patrick Reusse writes in the Star Tribune.
The Indianapolis Star's Terry Hutchens breaks down the pros and cons of Indiana's quarterbacks.
The bar has been set high for Illinois QB Nathan Scheelhaase in 2011, Herb Gould writes in the Chicago Sun-Times.
Minnesota is a bit banged-up but might not have any players miss the opener, Phil Miller writes in the Star Tribune.