Phil Steele provides his top candidates to cool off after fast starts, in addition to the teams that will turn things around after poor early results, in the second half of the season.
From Minnesota's tailback situation to Terry Hoeppner's recovery and return, the Big Ten is covered here.
From Barry Alvarez's final home game at Wisconsin to John L. Smith's hot seat at Michigan State, the Big Ten is covered here.
Jeff Smoker threw for 252 yards and ran for a touchdown and DeAndra Cobb had a 100-yard kickoff return as Michigan State (No. 18 ESPN/USA Today, No. 15 AP) beat Minnesota (No. 19 ESPN/USA Today, No. 25 AP) 44-38 on Saturday.