Big Ten Football: A Look at How the Conference Fared in Week 2

Sean JacksonContributor IIISeptember 12, 2010

COLUMBUS, OH - SEPTEMBER 11:  Dan Herron #1 of the Ohio State Buckeyes celebrates his touchdown in the second quarter against the Miami Hurricanes at Ohio Stadium on September 11, 2010 in Columbus, Ohio.  (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)
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It was an interesting weekend for the Big Ten. The conference saw big wins by both Michigan and Ohio State. They also saw a puzzling loss by Minnesota. Overall, the Big Ten went 8-2 in their games. Here are the scores.

Northwestern 37 Illinois State 3

South Dakota 41 Minnesota 38

Wisconsin 27 San Jose State 14

Michigan State 30 Florida Atlantic 17

Purdue 31 Western Illinois 21

Michigan 28 Notre Dame 24

Ohio State 36 Miami (FL) 24

Iowa 35 Iowa State 7

Alabama 24 Penn State 3

Illinois 35 Southern Illinois 3

*Indiana had a bye week

Here’s what we learned:

Michigan’s Denard Robinson...