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Ohio State win caps impressive bowl season for Big Ten
Ohio State win caps impressive bowl season for Big Ten

The statement was strengthened with each of Ezekiel Elliott's runs through Oregon’s defense and each time Ohio State stopped the Ducks’ touted offense. The Big Ten deserves respect. For months, this was perceived as a down year for the conference, the latest season that the top teams in the Big Ten looked to be clearly inferior to the top teams in a conference such as the SEC. For months, that belief was justifiable. Ohio State lost, 35-21, in September to an average Virginia Tech team that finished 7-6. Michigan State fell, 46-27, against Oregon, the victims of a 21-0 Ducks run to end the game. Michigan lost, 31-0, to Notre Dame and fell to Utah. Nebraska needed...

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