Michigan has been picked by sports reporters as most likely to win the Big Ten football championship.
Ohio State and Michigan State were ranked second and third in a preseason conference football poll by media members.
Michigan finished second in the Big Ten last season, behind Illinois. Ohio State finished last season third in the conference while Michigan State went three-and-five.
Michigan State junior wide receiver Charles Rogers was named preseason offensive player of the year. Ohio State senior strong safety Mike Doss earned defensive honors.