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Rushing: Eight Big Ten rushers recorded 100 or more yards on the ground, including a pair of players surpassing 200 rushing yards - Ohio State's Carlos Hyde with 246 yards and four touchdowns at Illinois and Wisconsin's James White with 205 yards and one score against Indiana. Two more Badgers surpassed the 100-yard mark in Melvin Gordon (146 yards, 1 TD) and Corey Clement (108 yards, 2 TDs) and were joined in the century club by the Buckeyes' Braxton Miller (184 yards, 1 TD), Michigan State's Jeremy Langford (151 yards, 3 TDs), Penn State's Zach Zwinak (149 yards, 3 TDs) and Nebraska's Ameer Abdullah (123 yards).
Passing: Four Big Ten signal callers threw for more than 200 yards, led by Illinois' Nathan Scheelhaase with 288 passing yards and two touchdowns against Ohio State. Other Big Ten 200-yard passers were Michigan's Devin Gardner (226 yards, 1 TD), Purdue's Danny Etling (223 yards, 1 TD) and Penn State's Christian Hackenberg (212 yards, 1 TD).
Receiving: Three Big Ten players caught eight or more passes or totaled 100 or more receiving yards, led by Michigan's Jeremy Gallon with 10 catches for 115 yards at Northwestern. Illinois' Steve Hull hauled in eight passes for 105 yards with one score, while Penn State's Allen Robinson recorded eight receptions for 98 yards.
Tackles: Twelve conference standouts finished with 10 or more tackles, led by two players in the Illinois-Ohio State game - the Buckeyes' Ryan Shazier with 16 defensive stops and the Illini's Zane Petty with 15 tackles. Indiana's Clyde Newton and Ohio State's C.J. Barnett both posted 14 defensive stops while Michigan's James Ross III and Northwestern's Traveon Henry recorded 13 tackles each. The Wildcats' Damien Proby added 11 stops, while five other players registered 10 tackles.
Tackles for Loss: Six Big Ten defenders recorded 2.0 or more tackles for loss (TFLs), led by Ohio State's Ryan Shazier with 3.5 TFLs, including 1.5 sacks. Fellow-Buckeye Joey Bosa (2.5 sacks) and Penn State's Adrian Amos (1.5 sacks) both posted 2.5 TFLs while the Nebraska duo of Ciante Evans (1 sack) and David Santos and Northwestern's Traveon Henry collected 2.0 TFLs each.
Pat Angerer, LB, Indianapolis Colts (Iowa) - Tallied eight tackles,
including five solo in Indianapolis' 38-8 loss to St. Louis
Cliff Avril, DE, Seattle Seahawks (Purdue) - Tallied one sack and two solo tackles in the Seahawks' 33-10 win over the Falcons
Jonathan Babineaux, DT, Atlanta Falcons (Iowa) - Registered eight tackles, including two for a loss, in Atlanta's 33-10 loss to Seattle
Alan Ball, CB, Jacksonville Jaguars (Illinois) - Tallied three solo tackles and two pass deflections in the Jaguars' 29-27 win over the Titans
Le'Veon Bell, RB, Pittsburgh Steelers (Michigan State) - Ran for 57 yards and a touchdown, along with posting three receptions, in Pittsburgh's 23-10 win over Buffalo
NaVorro Bowman, LB, San Francisco 49ers (Penn State) - Registered seven solo tackles in San Francisco's 10-9 loss to Carolina
Drew Brees, QB, New Orleans Saints (Purdue) - Threw for 392 yards on 34-of-41 passing and four touchdowns in the Saints' 49-17 victory over the Cowboys
Dallas Clark, TE, Baltimore Ravens (Iowa) - Reeled in a touchdown reception in the Ravens' 20-17 victory over the Bengals
Lavonte David, LB, Tampa Bay Buccaneers (Nebraska) - Recorded seven tackles in Tampa Bay's 22-19 win over Miami
Eric Decker, WR, Denver Broncos (Minnesota) - Posted three receptions for 52 yards, averaging 17.3 yards per catch, in Denver's 28-20 defeat of San Diego
Glenn Foster, DE, New Orleans Saints (Illinois) - Recorded one solo tackle, one sack and one pass deflection in the Saints' 49-17 defeat of the Cowboys
Chad Greenway, LB, Minnesota Vikings (Iowa) - Tied for a team-high 16 tackles in Minnesota's 34-27 defeat of Washington
Brian Hartline, WR, Miami Dolphins (Ohio State) - Caught five passes for 57 yards in the Dolphins' 22-19 loss to the Buccaneers
A.J. Hawk, LB, Green Bay Packers (Ohio State) - Tallied seven solo tackles in Green Bay's 27-13 loss to Philadelphia
Cameron Heyward, DE, Pittsburgh Steelers (Ohio State) - Notched six tackles, including five solo, and one sack in the Steelers' 23-10 win over the Bills
James Laurinaitis, LB, St. Louis Rams (Ohio State) - Recorded one interception, one pass deflection and eight tackles in the Rams' 38-8 defeat of the Colts
DeAndre Levy, LB, Detroit Lions (Wisconsin) - Notched one interception, one pass deflection and six tackles in Detroit's 21-19 win over Chicago
Bernard Pollard, S, Tennessee Titans (Purdue) - Recorded six tackles, including five solo, in Tennessee's 29-27 loss to Jacksonville
Tracy Porter, CB, Oakland Raiders (Indiana) - Registered three solo tackles and a pass deflection and returned an interception for a touchdown in the Raiders' 24-20 loss to the Giants
Paul Posluszny, LB, Jacksonville Jaguars (Penn State) - Notched one forced fumble, one fumble recovery and eight tackles in Jacksonville's 29-27 win over Tennessee
Nick Roach, LB, Oakland Raiders (Northwestern) - Recorded seven tackles, including six solo, in the Raiders' 24-20 loss to the Giants
Pierre Thomas, RB, New Orleans Saints (Illinois) - Recorded two touchdowns in the Saints' 49-17 win over the Cowboys
Kevin Vickerson, DT, Denver Broncos (Michigan State) - Notched six solo tackles, including one for loss, and a pass deflection in Denver's 28-20 win over San Diego
J.J. Watt, DE, Houston Texans (Wisconsin) - Registered one sack and four solo tackles in the Texans' 27-24 loss to the Cardinals
Donte Whitner, S, San Francisco 49ers (Ohio State) - Recorded one forced fumble and six tackles in the 49ers' 10-9 loss to the Panthers
Russell Wilson, QB, Seattle Seahawks (Wisconsin) - Threw for 287 yards on 19-of-26 passing and two touchdowns in the Seahawks' 33-10 win over the Falcons
Charles Woodson, S, Oakland Raiders (Michigan) - Posted seven tackles, including five solo, in the Raiders' 24-20 loss to the Giants