As spring practice gets underway for the Big Ten, teams are getting set to begin the 2010 football season.
The general consensus of the top teams next season includes Iowa, Wisconsin, and Ohio State. But which individuals will step up most for their teams this season?
The Big Ten seems to be a bit top heavy this season, with a big drop-off after the fourth or fifth best team. But each team has at least one star that will be feared by opposing teams throughout the league.
Check out the top 10 player of the year candidates—five on offense and five on defense—for the Big Ten in 2010.