Looking forward: Youth movement?
September, 9, 2012
By Michael Rothstein | ESPN.com
Rick Osentoski/US PresswireMichigan's defense struggled mightily with the Air Force run game and could turn to freshmen for help.ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- It wasn't the rebound game Michigan expected in a close 31-25 win over Air Force on Saturday, but the Wolverines learned one thing out of their first two games.
They have a lot to work on. Luckily for Michigan, it has first-year FBS program Massachusetts coming to Ann Arbor in six days, so it could have a chance to try some things before the two difficult road games, Notre Dame and Purdue, that follow.
Here's a look at what Michigan should be looking at in the next six days.
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Weekend Recruiting Wrap: Big Ten - Dec. 2
BIG TEN SCOREBOARD
2:00 PM ET Washington State Colorado State 3:30 PM ET 20 Fresno State 25 USC 5:30 PM ET Buffalo San Diego State 9:00 PM ET Tulane Louisiana-Lafayette
6:00 PM ET Pittsburgh Bowling Green 9:30 PM ET Utah State 23 Northern Illinois
2:30 PM ET Marshall Maryland 6:00 PM ET Syracuse Minnesota 9:30 PM ET Brigham Young Washington
12:00 PM ET Rutgers Notre Dame 3:20 PM ET Cincinnati North Carolina 6:45 PM ET Miami (FL) 18 Louisville 10:15 PM ET Michigan Kansas State
11:45 AM ET Middle Tennessee Navy 3:15 PM ET Ole Miss Georgia Tech 6:45 PM ET 10 Oregon Texas 10:15 PM ET 14 Arizona State Texas Tech
12:30 PM ET Arizona Boston College 2:00 PM ET Virginia Tech 17 UCLA 4:00 PM ET Rice Mississippi State 8:00 PM ET 24 Duke 21 Texas A&M
12:00 PM ET Nebraska 22 Georgia 12:00 PM ET UNLV North Texas 1:00 PM ET Iowa 16 LSU 1:00 PM ET 19 Wisconsin 9 South Carolina 5:00 PM ET 5 Stanford 4 Michigan State 8:30 PM ET 15 UCF 6 Baylor
7:30 PM ET 13 Oklahoma State 8 Missouri 8:30 PM ET 12 Clemson 7 Ohio State