Michigan's high-powered offense and Ohio State's punishing defense will collide on Saturday.
Purdue's showdown with Ohio State has huge Big Ten title implications.
Joe Paterno and Penn State nearly pulled the upset against Ohio State only to fall short. Now they must rebound -- again.
Expect the Michigan defense, which rattled Purdue's Kyle Orton, to go after Michigan State QB Jeff Smoker.
After running more often than usual in earlier games, Purdue reverted to form in its 26-23 victory at Wisconsin.
With so many teams peaking at the right time, the conference race is shaping up to be a good one.
With a losing season looking it in the face, Penn State tries to turn things around.
Jeff Smoker is an early favorite for Big Ten player of the year and has Michigan State off to a 4-1 start.
Minnesota's soft nonconference schedule has many wondering if the 4-0 Gophers are that good.