Finley’s Final Analysis: Michigan vs. UCF

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This University of Central Florida pays a visit to the Big House this weekend. Here are some key things to look for on Saturday. Wolverine nation is on top of the mountain after a huge 63-3 blowout vs. Hawaii! We witnessed some gigantic steps forward and now expectations for this team have risen even higher. Between the non-conference wins last year and the game last […]

Last Look: #15 Michigan at Indiana

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Michigan is on a two game winning streak and looking for its third in a row today as they travel to Indiana. The last road game versus Minnesota was a little scary for the Wolverines. It took a goal line stop to get the win, so hopefully today will not be a similar game. Although it is possible because Indiana has a very talented, quick […]

Last Look: #12 Michigan vs #7 Michigan State

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It’s Sparty week!  Social Media posts are full of #BeatState, maize and blue colors, and even some green. Sports radio is filled with chatter about this game. Even ESPN College Gameday is in Ann Arbor for this rivalry game. Michigan’s dominance on the defensive side of the ball has gained attention from the entire nation, asking is Michigan for real? Yes they are! Coach Jim Harbaugh […]

Last Look: #18 Michigan vs. #13 Northwestern

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Today two of college footballs top five defensive teams will collide at the Big House when Michigan hosts Northwestern.  Dont expect a high scoring shootout on this one, with both defenses coming off shutout wins last week.  Michigan is slowly moving up the rankings and a win over #13 Northwestern should put them in the top 15 for sure.  Each week they are getting better […]

Last Look: #22 Michigan at Maryland

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Michigan is looking for its first road victory of the season and its fourth consecutive win overall this weekend against the Maryland Terrapins.  Coming into this game Michigan is ranked in the AP top 25 for the first time in two years at #22.  Also, the defense is ranked #2 in the nation in terms of total defense. Because of the threat of Hurricane Joaquin, […]

Last Look: Michigan vs #22 BYU

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Michigan is looking to extend its two game winning streak this week when the BYU Cougars come to the Big House.  This will be the second quality team Michigan has played so far this season and they are focused on getting a win.  Should the Wolverines get that victory, they could find themselves jumping into the top 25.  Here is your Last Look at everything […]

Last Look: Michigan vs. UNLV

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The Michigan Wolverines now have win number one of the season, and fans are filled with plenty of anticipation for another victory.  They convincingly beat Oregon State last week 35-7 with old-fashioned smash mouth football.  The offensive line pushed back the defense line and allowed the running backs to gain over 200 rushing yards. Now we are ready for win number two!  This week they will face […]

Last Look: Michigan vs. Oregon State

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Cue Jim Harbaugh’s Michigan Stadium coaching debut. The Oregon State Beavers come into a very intimidating Big House to face a team and a fan base that is hungry for a victory. After last week’s loss, Harbaugh admitted, “There’s a bad taste in my mouth to lose a football game. There’s only one mouthwash for that: Winning a football game.”  Michigan will be searching for that […]

Michigan Opponent Players to Watch: Rutgers

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Last years first Big Ten matchup between Rutgers and Michigan left a bad taste in the mouths of the Michigan football team. Rutgers quarterback and special teams players had a great day in its win over the Wolverines. The second meeting will take place at The Big House on Nov. 7 and Michigan will be looking for a different outcome. Here are a couple of […]

Michigan Opponent Players to Watch: Maryland

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Randy Edsall’s Maryland Terrapins have won seven games in back-to-back years for the first time since 2002-03. The Terps are a couple years away from being noteworthy, but they will need to find a way to push through mediocrity and continue to flash signs of improvement if they ever want to consistently compete in the Big Ten.