Many consider the first game of the season for the Wolverines a guaranteed loss.
The SEC dominance should carry over to the 2012 season as many experts believe. But just as there are cycles in economics, weather and popular culture, there are cycles in College Football. Could the Alabama vs. Michigan game begin a new cycle? Is the SEC so much better than the B1G that this game is over before it started?
I will look at five reasons why I believe Michigan can defeat Alabama.