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2016 Schedule
0-0, 1st in Big Ten - West
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1dBrian 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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2dJesse Temple

Big Ten season preview: Purdue Boilermakers

Purdue enters the 2016 season at a crossroads, as much-maligned coach Darrell Hazell desperately needs an uptick in wins to retain his job.

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2dChris Low and Adam Rittenberg

SEC loaded with hot seat candidates in 2016

Which coaches need wins in the worst way heading into the season? More than a couple of coaches in the SEC find themselves on the hot seat.

Brian Bennett ESPN Staff Writer 

Purdue has named David Blough its starting quarterback. Blough started eight games last season as a redshirt freshman, throwing 10 touchdowns and eight interceptions. He held off an offseason challenge from redshirt freshman Elijah Sindelar.

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17dJosh Moyer

Top position battles: Big Ten West

We take a look at five critical competitions in the Big Ten West, where several key position battles still need to be resolved.

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17dBrian Bennett

Big Ten gambles that 9 equals one big playoff boost

The Big Ten's switch to nine league games is designed to increase its appeal to the CFP committee, but B1G coaches know there are some risks with the change. Just ask the Big 12 and Pac-12.

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31dBrian Bennett

Awards for the best of Big Ten media days

The Big Ten concluded its media days on Tuesday. Here's a look at some of the best quotes, best boasts and best dance moves that came out of Chicago.

Dan Murphy ESPN Staff Writer 

Purdue coach Darrell Hazell says "at some point in time the train has to arrive" when it comes to rebuilding the Boilermaker program.

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Watch: Day 1 at Big Ten media days

Michigan's Jim Harbaugh and Penn State's James Franklin are among the coaches at Big Ten media days on Monday. Ohio State's Urban Meyer will take the podium on Tuesday. Live on ESPNU/WatchESPN

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33dAustin Ward

B1G media days kick off on a somber note

Naturally, Jim Harbaugh will be the center of attention, but there will be plenty of big topics to cover when the Big Ten kicks off its media days.

Team Stats

Passing Yards237.352nd
Rushing Yards131.3111th
Points For25.195th
Points Against36.5112th

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