Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 7:32pm
Kicker Kenny Allen is seeing everything come together in his fifth year at Michigan.

The kicker role is unlike any other in football, the most visible pass-or-fail position by far. In order to climb from youth club soccer to high school varsity football to walking on to a Division I team and earning a scholarship, Kenny Allen had to put the pieces together.

Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 8:47pm
Ben Bredeson will play this weekend against Wisconsin, a team he grew up rooting for.

Most true freshmen offensive linemen don’t get the opportunity to play, but Bredeson has appeared in every game this season as relief for an experienced line.

Sunday, September 25, 2016 - 1:18pm
De'Veon Smith broke out with his first 100-yard rushing game Saturday.

No. 8 Wisconsin comes to Ann Arbor next week, and the Wolverines will want to make sure that most of the questions have answers.

Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 8:51pm
Sophomore running back Karan Higdon runs the ball to help Michigan defeat Penn State 49-10 on Saturday.

Higdon played the best game of his career with nine carries for 81 yards and two touchdowns.

Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 6:09pm
Jourdan Lewis is expected back Saturday after missing the first three games with various injuries.

The Michigan football team opens up conference play on Saturday against Penn State (2-1), a team desperate to prove its worth after finishing last season 4-4 in Big Ten play.

Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - 2:25pm
Wilton Speight finished 16-for-30 and took three sacks in Saturday's game.

Michigan had trouble finding its receivers open space as well as protecting quarterback Wilton Speight on Saturday against Colorado.

Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - 11:07am
Penn State linebacker Brandon Bell (11) played a major role in last year's game against Michigan, but he will miss Saturday's game.

Bell led his unit’s attack on the running game, recording five total tackles, one for a loss of seven yards.

Monday, September 19, 2016 - 2:38pm
Mike McCray, who had five tackles and a half-sack against Colorado, thought Michigan’s defense responded well to early mistakes.

The Wolverines ultimately overcame early mistakes Saturday, and so did McCray, who collected five tackles and half a sack.

Saturday, September 17, 2016 - 5:26pm
Redshirt sophomore linebacker Jabrill Peppers tackles Colorado running back Phillip Lindsay in a game against the University of Colorado. Michigan won 45-28.

Michigan fell behind early, 21-7 before scoring 17 unanswered points to take a 24-21 lead into halftime.

Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 3:09pm
Chris Evans and Michigan’s ground game look to recapture the success they had in the season opener, when they rushed for 306 yards.

Michigan coasted against Hawaii, winning by 60 points, and was challenged slightly more by Central Florida the following week but still ran away with a 51-14 victory.