The Big Ten has looked quite a bit different this season with normal powerhouses like Michigan and Penn State having their fair share of struggles. However, there’s still plenty of teams at the top that have gotten off to impressive starts this season.
One of the biggest surprises in the Big Ten has been the stellar play of No. 8 Northwestern. The Wildcats are coming off of an upset win over Wisconsin and are making their case for the Big Ten title game. Northwestern is getting it done with a stout defense that is only yielding 12.6 points per game with veteran quarterback Peyton Ramsey running a methodical offensive attack. Now Northwestern will face a Michigan State team that has been the definition of inconsistent throughout the season.
Meanwhile, Ohio State remains one of the top teams in college football and came in at No. 3 in the first reveal