1. Ohio State (9-0; vs. Illinois)
Allowed 20 gains of 30-plus yards, most in the Big Ten.
2. Nebraska (6-2; at Michigan State)
Huskers have lost 14 fumbles, most in Division I.
3. Michigan (5-3; at Minnesota)
OT Taylor Lewan is projected as a first-round draft pick.
4. Penn State (5-3; at Purdue)
Nittany Lions have thrown only three interceptions, fewest in the Big Ten.
5. Northwestern (7-2; bye)
Wildcats were 11-for-11 field goals in the first four games, but 0-for-1 in the past four.
6. Michigan State (5-4; vs. Nebraska)
Spartans have played five consecutive close games, within four points or fewer.
7. Wisconsin (6-3; bye)
Badgers are converting only 33.6 percent of third downs, worst in the league.
8. Iowa (4-4; at Indiana)
Hawkeyes have scored 17 TDs; only four teams in the nation have fewer.
9. Minnesota (5-3; vs. Michigan)
CB Michael Carter has 13 pass breakups, tied for third nationally.
10. Indiana (3-5; vs. Iowa)
RB Stephen Houston has a TD in nine consecutive games.
11. Purdue (3-5; vs. Penn State)
AD Morgan Burke "expects to see program move forward" in November.
12. Illinois (2-6; at Ohio State)
QB Nathan Scheelhaase was sacked six times in the fourth quarter vs. Indiana.
|Pittsburgh - WP: B. Morris||8||FINAL|
|Cincinnati - LP: S. LeCure||7|
|Washington - LP: S. Strasburg||2||FINAL|
|Miami - WP: T. Koehler||11|
|Pittsburgh - LP: G. Cole||5||FINAL|
|Cincinnati - WP: M. Leake||7|
|Seattle - LP: B. Beavan||0||FINAL|
|Texas - WP: R. Ross Jr.||5|
|St. Louis - WP: S. Miller||6||FINAL|
|Milwaukee - LP: M. Estrada||1|
|Boston - LP: B. Badenhop||1||FINAL|
|Chicago WSox - WP: D. Webb||2|
|Kansas City - WP: Y. Ventura||4||FINAL|
|Houston - LP: L. Harrell||2|
|Toronto - WP: A. Loup||9||FINAL|
|Minnesota - LP: P. Hughes||3|
|NY Mets - WP: J. Mejia||9||FINAL|
|Arizona - LP: B. Arroyo||0|
|Oakland - WP: J. Johnson||10||FINAL|
|LA Angels - LP: Y. Herrera||9|
|Colorado - WP: J. Nicasio||3||FINAL|
|San Diego - LP: R. Erlin||2|
|Los Angeles - LP: B. League||2||FINAL|
|San Francisco - WP: Y. Petit||3|