Tom VanHaaren writes : It’s been quite a first year on the recruiting trail for Brady Hoke with a top-10 class and nine commits from Ohio. One of those was a decommit from the Buckeyes, and another could be in the midst.
Michael Rothstein's rivalry’s best games, No. 3 : The 1973 game ended in a 10-10 tie, and a secret vote by Big Ten coaches put the Buckeyes in the Rose Bowl, rankling Bo Schembechler.
Chantel Jennings' notebook: Michigan as a team is vastly improved in the turnover margin statistic, despite Denard Robinson's alarming 14 interceptions in 10 games.