Michigan 11-point underdog Saturday; LB Devin Bush midseason All-American
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Michigan double-digit underdog against Penn State
For the first time this season, Michigan is the underdog, with Penn State favored by 11 points as of Monday afternoon. Saturday will also mark the first time in Jim Harbaugh’s tenure in Ann Arbor that the Wolverines will be double-digit underdogs.
LB Devin Bush officially good at football
In case you didn’t know after watching him or reading about his 48 tackles, 6 tackles for a loss, 5 sacks and 5 passes defended, Michigan’s Devin Bush is a talented linebacker. Sporting News on Monday named Bush to its midseason All-American team.
Michigan’s John O’Korn knows what to do
Quarterback John O’Korn has watched the film from the game against Indiana, and he knows what people are saying about him. He addressed it right away Monday afternoon: “I need to pick it up.”
Wolverines set sights on second half schedule
At the halfway point of the season, Angelique S. Chengelis of the Detroit News takes stock of what Michigan has accomplished so far, and what it needs to improve upon in the second half of the season.
Michigan target to announce decision Friday
Mustapha Muhammad, a 4-star tight end prospect from Texas, tweeted Sunday night that he’ll announce his commitment at 7:30 p.m. ET on Friday. Michigan is considered the favorite to land Muhammad.
Penn State coach James Franklin focused
Michigan plays Penn State Saturday at 7:30 p.m. ET, and Nittany Lions coach James Franklin tweeted that he’s focused on the Wolverines and asked for “Nittany Nation” to unite behind the team.
Michigan field hockey grabs share of Big Ten title
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