2016 ScheduleAll times ET

2016 Schedule
0-0, 1st in Big Ten - East
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4dBrian Bennett

What's new in the Big Ten for 2016?

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.

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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

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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.

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Big Ten position outlook: Defensive line

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.

Team Stats

Passing Yards207.187th
Rushing Yards169.966th
Points For27.3Tied-80th
Points Against34.9104th