2018 Big Ten power rankings: Let’s play a game to rank the top tier

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2018 Big Ten power rankings: Let’s play a game to rank the top tier
2018 Big Ten power rankings: Let’s play a game to rank the top tier

At the end of each conference previews run-through, I take a look at how I perceive the conference’s balance of power heading into the season. This is in no way based on schedules, so they are not predictions. This is just how I would rank the teams after writing thousands of words about each of them. We have already completed the Sun Belt, C-USA, MAC, MWC, AAC, Pac-12, and Big 12. Here’s a link to every team’s data, and each team’s name below is linked to its preview. Tier 1 1. Ohio State 2. Wisconsin 3. Michigan 4. Penn State 5. Michigan State I waffled on this a lot, and in two different ways: Is Ohio State superior enough to warrant a top tier to itself? And ... how the hell do I separate

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