Hoge's Big Ten Preview: Northwestern WildcatsPat Fitzgerald appears to be legitimately optimistic about a group that could start 10 sophomores or younger Saturday in the season opener.
Hoge's Big Ten Preview: Nebraska CornhuskersMartinez is supposedly a better passer and the defense is supposedly more disciplined. We'll find out shortly if that is true. If it is, Nebraska might very well end up in the Rose Bowl.
Hoge's Big Ten Preview: Minnesota Golden GophersJerry Kill has a reputation for turning around programs pretty quickly. Gophers fans are hoping he will successfully do that in Minneapolis, but this is probably his toughest test yet.
Hoge's Big Ten Preview: Michigan State SpartansIf reliable offensive weapons emerge, the defense will make Michigan State one of the best teams in the country.
Hoge's Big Ten Preview: Michigan WolverinesMichigan may have the talent to be in the BCS National Championship conversation, but a tougher schedule will make it harder for Big Blue to top last season's 11 wins.
Hoge's Big Ten Preview: Iowa HawkeyesAfter going 11-2 in 2009, the Iowa Hawkeyes appeared to be joining the upper echelon of the Big Ten.
Hoge’s Big Ten Preview: Wisconsin BadgersWisconsin has lost a lot -- including six assistant coaches -- but still believes it has the talent to make it to their third straight Rose Bowl.
Hoge's Big Ten Preview: Purdue BoilermakersHope finally has a healthy team (knock on wood) and the Boilermakers appear poised to have their most successful season since 2007 when they won eight games.
Hoge's Big Ten Preview: Penn State Nittany LionsNo team in the history of college football has ever entered a season the way Penn State is in 2012.
Hoge's Big Ten Preview: Ohio State BuckeyesWhile Big Ten training camps are underway, Adam Hoge will devote an entire day to each of the 12 teams in the conference.
Hoge’s Big Ten Preview: Indiana HoosiersKevin Wilson failed to beat an FBS school in his first year as IU's head coach, with his only win coming against FCS school South Carolina State.
Hoge's Big Ten Preview: Illinois Fighting IlliniWhile Big Ten training camps are underway, Adam Hoge will devote an entire day to each of the 12 teams in the conference.