Much of the talk during the offseason in college football revolves around the job security of head coaches. It's no different in the Big Ten, as all 12 coaches in the conference range the spectrum from being firmly secure in their jobs, to on the hot seat.
Coaches such as Tim Beckman at Illinois and Kirk Ferentz at Iowa are facing must-win seasons in 2013 after tough outings in 2012.
On the flipside, guys like Urban Meyer at Ohio State and Bill O'Brien at Penn State control their own destinies after experiencing a high level of success in their first years.
As the 2013 season is just a few months away, here's the ranking of each Big Ten coach's job security heading into the year.