Denard Robinson: Grading the Michigan QB Against Alabama's Deadly Defense

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Denard Robinson: Grading the Michigan QB Against Alabama's Deadly Defense
Matthew Emmons-US PRESSWIRE

Well, that was not the opener that Michigan and senior quarterback Denard Robinson were hoping for.

On a night on which Alabama looked like it could hold its own against the Sunday inhabitants of Cowboys Stadium, the Crimson Tide crushed Robinson and the Wolverines, 41-14.

Nick Saban's Tide dominated the game from the get-go, putting up 21 first-quarter points, absolutely manhandling the Wolverines' lines on both sides of the ball and even taking their collective foot off the gas in the fourth quarter.

Robinson showed his customary and momentary flashes of brilliance, but the man known as Shoelace struggled mightily against Alabama's brutally tough defense.

How bad was it? Let's run through the facets of Denard's night.

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