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Michigan State is turning into a giant, Bob Wojnowski writes. Despite missing time with a torn meniscus, freshman receiver Aaron Burbridge has earned a playing role. Graham Couch wonders what if Brian Kelly had become Michigan State's coach instead.
Michigan wants to stiffen a run defense that has been lacking the first two weeks. Denard Robinson's passing instincts have improved. Defensive lineman Frank Clark pleads guilty to a home invasion charge.
Minnesota's A.J. Barker is playing for his brother, who recently learned he can't play football at Wisconsin because of a heart condition. The most impressive part of MarQueis Gray's 75-yard TD run last week? His decision making on the play.
Illinois quarterback Nathan Scheelhaase expects to play on Saturday versus Charleston Southern.
Rob Henry is ready to step into a bigger role in the Purdue quarterback rotation.
Northwestern's Venric Mark could make a run at 1,000 yards.
Stats don't lie: The Big Ten is struggling.