2016 ScheduleAll times ET
Ohio State, Michigan, and Michigan State open their seasons against teams they should dominate, but Wisconsin faces a stiff test at Lambeau Field.
With a leaky defense and a daunting early Big Ten schedule, the Scarlet Knights will have to work hard this season to qualify for a bowl.
The Big Ten will have a nine-game conference schedule in 2016, three new head coaches, a slew of talented freshmen, and the same old favorite.
Kirk Herbstreit's surprise bowl teams
Vanderbilt, Colorado, Kentucky, Rutgers and Wake Forest fans can hope for a bowl bid this winter according to Herbstreit. Watch the Herbies Preseason Special at 8:30 p.m. ET on ESPN2. 2016 Herbies
The Big Ten has some the most iconic uniforms in college football. Now, you get to decide who has the league's best uniforms.
Chris Laviano will be the starting quarterback for Rutgers.
Brian Bennett ESPN Staff Writer
Rutgers names Chris Laviano its starting QB for the opener at Washington. Laviano started 11 games in 2015 but had to prove himself for a new coaching staff and beat out TCU transfer Zach Allen. Laviano had a 60.9 completion percentage last year, with 16 TDs and 12 interceptions.
A preseason look at who in the Big Ten will likely dominate the college football headlines.
Ohio State has the No. 1 recruiting class and Michigan is close behind. But they aren't the only Big Ten teams enjoying a big summer in recruiting.
The Big Ten's best defensive lines are headed by Michigan's talented group, which enters the season as one of the best units in the country.
Rutgers @ Washington Huskies
Husky Stadium - Sat 9/3