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Michigan's defense only surrendered 14 points last week.
A touchdown on their first and last drives on the field.
They got a safety, intercepted a pass, forced four sacks.
Pretty good day overall.
But they were missing their starting strong safety in Jordan Kovacs.
Kovacs is expected to play this week against Iowa, and it will be good to have him back on the field.
Kovacs had 42 tackles through seven games, but sat out last week due to a knee injury.
Meanwhile, Michigan also has Thomas Gordon, who has an impressive stat line himself of 32 tackles, one interception, three fumble recoveries and two forced fumbles.
Senior cornerback Troy Woolfolk has had injury problems this season, but has looked good when he can play, and freshman cornerback Blake Countess has done nothing but impress with his 27 tackles, four pass breakups and a forced fumble.
All in all, Michigan proved it could still play defense without Kovacs, who seemed to be the lynchpin in this secondary.
Now that he is back this week against Iowa, expect a long difficult game for Iowa quarterback James Vandenberg.