In a new feature each week we’ll take a look at who we believe should be under consideration for some of the major Big Ten football awards in the Big Ten conference. While this isn’t a wholly new idea it is important to take a look at how a season is progressing and who is taking control of the conference on an individual level.
We’ll not only look at player of the year, offensive and defensive player of the year — we’ll also look at the race for freshman of the year, coach of the year too. You know, since the conference loves them some double-named awards, right?
This is in addition ot our weekly look at the statistical giants of the Big Ten, which we will be doing every Monday morning following this week.
So, let’s take a look at who we see as the best of the best around the Big Ten.