The Big Ten is one of the most prestigious college football conferences in the country, and other than the SEC, there may not be a bigger draw for elite recruits than playing for one of their schools.
Big Ten football is about tradition, it's about rivalries, and it's about playing tough, smash mouth football week-in and week-out.
There are some very prestigious programs in the Big Ten, as well as some very impressive coaches.
How do they all stack up as recruiters though?
Here's my rankings of the Big Ten coaches based off of their ability as recruiters: