The Detroit News' best in Big Ten football

Matt Charboneau
The Detroit News

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Forget picking an All-Star team. If you had to pick the best at each position in the Big Ten, who would end up on your list?

Lineman Rashan Gary is expected to lead another fearsome Michigan defense.

It seems simple, but with the depth of talent in the conference, it can lead to some intriguing debates.

Well, we decided we’d take a crack at it — picking the best at each position in the Big Ten entering the 2018 college football season.

It’s a list that is sure to spark some conversations, and there are plenty of close calls for a conference full of productive players. But, alas, we had to make those tough choices.