MGoFish Staff Big Ten Power Rankings: Week 7

In less than a year, the Big Ten has gone from the forgotten Power 5 conference to arguing to be the top conference in the country. Thanks to a National Championship from the Buckeyes, several big bowl wins, the hiring of Jim Harbaugh and return of Michigan, and people are taking notice again.

But who’s the best in the conference? Check out who the MGoFish staff believes is playing best at the moment and where each team sits in this week’s Big Ten Power Rankings:

 Fish Emmitt Matt Brandon Overall
1. MichiganOhio StateMichiganMichiganMichigan (+2)
2. Ohio State Michigan StateOhio StateOhio StateOhio State (-1)
3. Michigan StateMichiganIowaMichigan StateMichigan State (+1)
4. IowaNorthwesternMichigan StateIowaIowa (+1)
5. NorthwesternIowa Northwestern Northwestern Northwestern (-3)
6. Penn StatePenn StateWisconsin Wisconsin Penn State (+4)
7. Illinois Wisconsin Penn StatePenn StateWisconsin
8. Wisconsin IndianaMinnesotaIllinoisIllinois
9. IndianaMinnesota IllinoisMinnesotaMinnesota (+2)
10. MinnesotaIllinois IndianaRutgers Indiana (-4)
11. NebraskaMaryland NebraskaNebraskaNebraska (+2)
12. Rutgers NebraskaPurdueIndiana Rutgers (+1)
13.Maryland RutgersRutgers Maryland Maryland (-1)
14. PurduePurdue Maryland PurduePurdue

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