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Let’s talk about that Big Ten. If you’re like me, you dissed it your whole life only to find that it’s a little harder than you imagined. And getting harder all the time. Take the Big Ten West. There are no layups in this division. None. Zero.

Iowa tackle

Iowa's Mekhi Sargent is tackled by Nebraska's Ben Stille and Mohamed Barry. According to Tom Shatel, to survive in the current turbulent world of college football, you better like who you are. Nobody does that better than Wisconsin. Or Iowa.

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Wisconsin tackle

Wisconsin's Garrett Groshek carries the ball as Nebraska's Carlos Davis tackles him. The Badgers are one of the Big Ten teams that knows who they are and everyone is on board with it.

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