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Michigan-OSU rivalry's best games

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Updated: November 23, 2011, 11:25 AM ET
By Michael Rothstein | WolverineNation
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- It is one of the most celebrated rivalries in all of sports, has featured iconic coaches and Heisman Trophy winners and has the ability to create an uproar if the thought is even broached of moving the game from the end of the regular season.

This is Michigan and Ohio State. The rivalry is so well-known it had an HBO documentary produced about it -- one that included the last televised interview with former Michigan coach Bo Schembechler, who is one of the reasons this rivalry has taken on the intensity it has.

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