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Ohio State is the clear favorite in the Big Ten this year, and their schedule will cooperate. Their toughest opponent, Penn State, will put it all together this season, while Michigan State disappoints.
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Three teams get wedged at the top of the West this year, but Minnesota wins the head-to-head tiebreaker over Nebraska and Wisconsin. Northwestern and Illinois pick up the rear and likely ax their head coaches in the process.
Conference Title Game: Ohio State over Minnesota
Biggest Surprise: Penn State
Biggest Disappointment: Michigan State
Player of the Year: Ezekiel Elliott, Ohio State
Playoff Teams: 1 (Ohio State; Playoff 2 seed)