1. Michigan Football: 5 Keys to the Game vs. Michigan State

    Head coach Brady Hoke has several concerns going into Saturday's Legends Division battle between his Michigan Wolverines and the Michigan State Spartans...

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  2. Michigan State vs. Michigan: Coaches, Players Have Done Little to Squelch Feud

    The Michigan-Michigan State rivalry has always been cyclical in nature. The Spartans have won the last four straight, while Michigan won the previous six...

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  3. Michigan Football: Wolverines, Entire Big Ten Missing from BCS Standings

    The last thing Michigan fans thought about after the 41-14 defeat by Alabama was a Rose Bowl berth or even a second-tier bowl game. The entire Michigan fanbase was devastated. Alabama took Michigan to school in every phase of the game...

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  4. Michigan Football: Talented Youngsters Already Contributing to B1G Title Chase

    As the Michigan Wolverines battle for a slot in the Big Ten championship game, freshmen and sophomores will be counted on more heavily. What's impressive about this particular group of youngsters is that they come equipped with plenty of game...

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  5. Michigan Wolverines Football: 5 Keys to the Game vs. Illinois Fighting Illini

    The No. 25 Michigan Wolverines (3-2, 1-0) look to remain unbeaten in Big Ten play Saturday when they host Illinois at 3:30 p.m. ET before some 112,000 at the Big House...

    Joel Greer Written by Joel Greer about almost 2 years ago 2,526 reads 15 comments

  6. Illinois vs. Michigan: Don't Look for Repeat of 2010 'Classic'

    When it comes to excitement, nobody could ask for a better football game than the 2010 Michigan-Illinois clash in Ann Arbor. It took three overtimes before Michigan could secure a 67-65 victory...

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  7. Michigan Football: 5 Unsung Heroes Who Will Be Needed Down the Stretch

    Good or bad, we all know the Michigan Wolverines players who get the press clippings after the games. On offense, Denard Robinson, Fitzgerald Toussaint , Taylor Lewan , Roy Roundtree and Jeremy Gallon have all become household names...

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  8. Michigan Football: Offense Still a Concern Despite 44-13 Rout

    Michigan's offense scored four touchdowns and added three field goals Saturday, but the coaching staff can't be totally pleased...

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  9. Michigan Wolverines Football: Improving Defense Could Rescue Team vs. Purdue

    On paper, Michigan's rebuilt defense appears headed in the right direction. The Wolverine defenders actually looked dominant at times during its 13-6 loss to Notre Dame...

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  10. Michigan Football Recruiting: Wolverines Close to Creating 'Dream' Backfield

    For those frustrated with Michigan's read-option offense, the transition to a pro-style attack couldn't come fast enough. Rest assured, the new offense will be installed by next spring...

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  11. Michigan Football: Win over 'Little Brother' Pivotal to Michigan's Resurgence

    While a victory next Saturday over Purdue would vault the Wolverines into the Legends Division race, a win over Michigan State Oct. 20 is crucial to Michigan's future...

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  12. Michigan vs. Notre Dame Gridiron Feud Dates Back to 1909

    What has been nothing but an exciting college football rivalry in recent years, has also been one of the ugliest feuds since the early 1900s...

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  13. Michigan Football: Defense Only Bright Spot in Embarrassing Loss to Irish

    Denard Robinson will be spending the remaining moments of his birthday wondering "what might have been." The senior Michigan quarterback saw one scoring opportunity after another end in disappointment, as the No...

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  14. Michigan vs. Notre Dame: Will Irish Prevail vs. Denard Robinson and Wolverines?

    Losers of the last three games to Michigan, Notre Dame has been named a 5.5-point favorite when the two teams clash in South Bend Saturday night ( via vegasinsider.com )...

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  15. Michigan Football: Rodriguez-Hoke Transition Full of Surprises

    The major concern when Brady Hoke replaced Rich Rodriguez was how long it would take to pick up the pieces...

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  16. Michigan Football: Wolverines Should Be Among Nation's Elite by 2014

    After its exciting turnaround season in 2011, Brady Hoke's Wolverines became serious contenders for this fall's Big Ten Championship...

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  17. Michigan Football: Shoddy Offensive Performance Came as No Surprise

    The Michigan offense is no match for the nation's toughest defenses. Last Saturday, it was embarrassed by Alabama. In the Sugar Bowl, it was pushed around by Virginia Tech, and during last season it was humbled by Michigan State...

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  18. Michigan Football: Back to Work for Humbled Wolverines

    Saturday's 41-14 loss to Alabama was a humbling experience for Michigan coaches, players and fans. The Crimson Tide exposed Michigan's deficiencies on the offensive and defensive lines...

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  19. Michigan Football: 5 Important Storylines to Watch Develop Throughout 2012

    While Michigan football returned to relevance during the 2011 season, several intriguing storylines developed...

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  20. Michigan Wolverines Football: Hoke's Recruits to Make Impact in Season Opener

    Probably the biggest surprise of Michigan's 2011 turnaround was that it happened chiefly with players from the Rich Rodriguez campaign...

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  21. Michigan Football: Brady Hoke Comfortable with Devin Gardner's Dual Role

    Head coach Brady Hoke has no qualms about Devin Gardner spending time at both quarterback and wide receiver this season...

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  22. Michigan Football: No Surprise If Toussaint, Clark Benched for Alabama Opener

    Brady Hoke's decision to sit or play Fitzgerald Toussaint and Frank Clark in the opener carries ramifications far greater than the result of a single football game...

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  23. Predicting Where the Michigan Wolverines Rank in the AP Preseason Poll

    Victories over Ohio State in "The Game" and Virginia Tech in the Sugar Bowl propelled Michigan to a No. 12 ranking in the final 2011 Associated Press Poll...

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  24. Michigan Football: What You Need to Know About Wolverines' DE Craig Roh

    The Michigan coaching staff finally believes it's found a place for Craig Roh . Not that the three-year starter has played poorly, it's that head coach Brady Hoke sees even better days ahead...

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  25. Michigan Football: Will Wolverines' Defense Be Able to Handle Alabama's Power?

    For many, many years, winning in the Big Ten has been done by stopping the run, battling in the trenches and running the football. Even when Michigan featured the long list of great quarterbacks, the Wolverines still ran the football effectively...

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