1. Michigan Football: How Greg Mattison Can Outsmart Steve Spurrier in Outback Bowl

    Michigan has been listed as a 5.5 point underdog (per USA Today ) in the upcoming Outback Bowl against South Carolina on Jan. 1...

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  2. Michigan Football: How Bret Bielema's Departure Impacts the Wolverines

    Before Bret Bielema spends his first day as the new football coach at Arkansas, the recruiting vultures will be in Madison to poach what they can from Wisconsin's 2013 recruiting class...

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  3. Michigan Football: 5 Reasons the Wolverines Will Play in Rose Bowl Next Season

    The Michigan football team has mixed feelings about its upcoming matchup with South Carolina in the Outback Bowl on January 1. Sure, playing in postseason bowls is gratifying, but the Wolverines' chief goal is nothing short of a Big Ten title...

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  4. Michigan Football: Power Ranking Wolverines Bowl Possibilities

    Michigan fans planning a trip to this year's holiday bowl game can plan on a Jan. 1 date in Florida against an SEC team. The Wolverines will most likely play in either the Capital One Bowl in Orlando or the Outback Bowl in Tampa...

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  5. Michigan Football: 7 Ways Denard Robinson Could Succeed in the NFL

    With the NFL draft not far away, Denard Robinson will have a unique opportunity to display his talents in the upcoming bowl game...

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  6. Michigan Football: Why Rebuilding Job Will Be Uphill Battle

    Regardless of Brady Hoke's successful debut in 2011, Michigan's road back from the Rich Rodriguez years is most likely two years away. Disturbing losses to Alabama, Notre Dame, Nebraska and now Ohio State have exposed Michigan's major weaknesses...

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  7. Michigan vs. Ohio State: The Most Important Games in the History of the Rivalry

    Football teams from Michigan and Ohio State meet for the 109th time Saturday in what some simply call "The Game." Others refer to the meeting of the perennial Big Ten powers as “The Greatest Rivalry in College Sports...

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  8. Michigan vs. Ohio State: Is Brady Hoke Beating Urban Meyer on Recruiting Trail?

    When Urban Meyer took the job at Ohio State, he brought along a reputation of being a ruthless recruiter. It didn't take long for Meyer to be accused by Wisconsin's Bret Bielema and Michigan State's Mark Dantonio of stealing their recruits...

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  9. Iowa vs. Michigan: Robinson, Kovacs Lead Seniors on Their Special Day

    A Big House crowd of more than 113,000 gave thanks to the senior class during a rather easy 42-17 win over Iowa. It was the final home game for Michigan's seniors, who helped end a three-game losing streak to the Hawkeyes...

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  10. Michigan Football: 8 Underclassmen to Get Excited About

    When Brady Hoke arrived in 2011, Michigan recruiting immediately took a turn for the better. The 2012 recruiting class was rated the No. 4 class in the nation by Scout.com, and the 2013 class should at least be in the top five...

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  11. Michigan Football: Why Both Quarterbacks Should Play Simultaneously in Columbus

    To keep its Big Ten title hopes alive, Michigan must refrain from looking past Saturday's game with slumping Iowa (4-6, 2-4) to its annual showdown with arch-rival Ohio State...

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  12. Michigan Football: Grading All 22 Starters from the Northwestern Game

    After Saturday's 38-31 overtime win over Northwestern, there's definitely a new hero in town. For the second consecutive game, Devin Gardner quarterbacked Michigan to a victory while an injured Denard Robinson remained on the bench...

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  13. Northwestern at Michigan: Mattison's Defense Barely Survives Wildcats Option

    On a day when the defense often resembled Swiss cheese, it took a clever call by defensive coordinator Greg Mattison to preserve Michigan's 38-31 overtime victory over Northwestern...

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  14. Northwestern vs. Michigan: Complete Game Preview

    The main question going into Saturday's matchup with Northwestern, of course, is whether Denard Robinson will start at quarterback...

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  15. Michigan Football: How Switch to Pro-Style Attack Will Cure Tailback Woes

    The collisions of pads and helmets will once again be clearly heard across Stadium Blvd. and into the golf course parking lot. Spring Practice 2013 will return a Michigan offense synonymous with Bo Schembechler , Gary Moeller and Lloyd Carr...

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  16. Michigan Football: Winners and Losers from the Week 10 Game vs. Minnesota

    Along with the Michigan Wolverines staying alive in the Legends Division race, Saturday's 35-13 win over the Minnesota Golden Gophers may have been a glimpse into the future...

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  17. Michigan Football: Hoke a Winner with Gardner, Rawls in Lineup

    The pundits were restless. After the Michigan Wolverines' disgusting 23-9 loss to the Nebraska Cornhuskers, the armchair quarterbacks demanded change...

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  18. Michigan Football: 5 Keys to the Game vs. Minnesota

    Michigan's main concern as it prepares for Saturday's matchup is the health of quarterback Denard Robinson...

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  19. Michigan vs. Minnesota: Robinson Still Brings Fear to Opposing Coaches

    Much of the conversation this week has focused around Michigan's backup quarterbacks. Coach Brady Hoke and offensive coordinator Al Borges have made it known that Devin Gardner will be competing with Russell Bellomy for the backup slot...

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  20. Michigan Football: Grading All 22 Starters from the Nebraska Game

    For the second time this season, Michigan lost a football game it could have won. Against Notre Dame, Denard Robinson threw four interceptions and lost a fumble in a disappointing 13-6 loss...

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  21. Nebraska Drubs Michigan: Hoke Should Take Blame for Bellomy's Ineffectiveness

    It was nearly 11:15 p.m. ET when the final gun sounded in Nebraska's 23-9 Big Ten football victory over Michigan...

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  22. Michigan-Ohio State Recruiting 2014: Both Teams Would Like These Prize Prospects

    It's still a month until "The Game," but the recruiting battle is already heating up. Both Brady Hoke and Urban Meyer have placed their lines in the sand for the top 2014 prospects...

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  23. Michigan vs. Nebraska: Complete Game Preview

    Now that the dreadful losing streak to Michigan State is over, the Wolverines can move on to the important task at hand. That, of course, is winning the Big Ten Championship...

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  24. Michigan Football: Winners and Losers from the Week 8 Game vs. Michigan State

    After the cheers subsided from Brendan Gibbons' game-winning field goal, there was a collective sigh of relief from Michigan coaches, players and fans, alike...

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  25. Michigan State vs. Michigan: Win Over Spartans Leaves 1 Goal Left for Robinson

    The No. 23 Michigan Wolverines' stirring 12-10 victory over the Michigan State Spartans Saturday left one major goal still unattained by Denard Robinson...

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