MSU AD Alan Haller confirmed the Big Ten is "working through" changes in the wake of the SEC adding Oklahoma and Texas, as well as the NCAA allowing conference to choose its own method of determining conference championship game representatives.
In light of NCAA changes to conference championship games, and reports that the league is considering other structural and scheduling changes, we've come up with four distinct realignment possibilities for the Big Ten in football.
To the disappointment of many Wolverine fans and to the elation of Spartan nation, Michigan State got a surprise comeback win over Michigan with a game filled with action. Let's get to the good part...here's what that victory looked like for the players on the field.
According to Ralph Russo of the Associated Press, the NCAA is moving to allow its athletes to strike endorsement deals and profit off their name, image and likeness. For the college football fan this could mean the return of the popular NCAA Football video game franchise but to the athletes it would mean they could profit off their popularity at a young age.