Saturday, October 20, 2018 - 3:05pm

Two second-half touchdowns were enough to lift Michigan over the Spartans, 21-7, in East Lansing on Saturday, in the 950th win in program history.

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 5:15pm
Junior safety Josh Metellus was named Michigan’s defensive player of the week after the Wolverines’ win over Wisconsin.

The Michigan football team owns the nation’s top-ranked pass defense yet again in 2018, allowing fewer than 130 yards per game. That showed last Saturday when Wisconsin quarterback Alex Hornibrook did not complete a pass during the second and third quarters of the Wolverines’ eventual blowout win.

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 10:33pm
Sophomore corner Ambry Thomas is preparing for the Michigan-Michigan State game on Saturday.

The old adage about in-state rivalries says the implications of a loss extend far beyond a single game. Sometimes, the worst part of defeat is hearing about it until the next contest is played. Ambry Thomas is quite familiar with that concept.

Sunday, October 14, 2018 - 12:03am
Junior quarterback Shea Patterson ran for 90 yards and a touchdown in Michigan's 38-13 win.

Michigan's quarterback running game sparked its offense against Wisconsin.

Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 6:42pm
Sophomore running back Jonathan Taylor is an offensive threat for the Badgers, and has currently rushed for 849 of Wisconsin's 1,435 total yards throughout five games so far during the 2018 season.

The Wolverines have the chance to avenge that loss and earn a marquee win this weekend. Here’s how the Badgers and Michigan match up.

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 6:59pm
Fifth-year senior cornerback Brandon Watson returned an undercut slant route against Maryland for a touchdown.

In the vein of its head coach, the Michigan football program is usually tight-lipped around the media. That is except for Michael Zordich, who has twice used press conferences at Schembechler Hall to call out players. In August of 2017, the secondary coach said his group was “scared to make plays” before questioning junior corner Lavert Hill’s willingness to practice through injury last spring.

Saturday, October 6, 2018 - 4:03pm
Junior quarterback Shea Patterson had a season-high 282 yards in Saturday's win over Maryland.

Shea Patterson used his shiftiness and improvisation ability to have a career day in Michigan's win on Saturday.

Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 5:57pm
Junior defensive end Rashan Gary notched his first sack of the season two weeks ago against Nebraska.

On Saturday, the Michigan football team is back home, where it has dominated all three of its opponents this season.

Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 10:26pm
Defensive coordinator Don Brown was pleased with how his unit bounced back against Northwestern.

Don Brown is pleased with how his defense bounced back against Northwestern on Saturday.

Monday, October 1, 2018 - 6:37pm
Redshirt junior left tackle Jon Runyan Jr., believes Michigan's offensive line has improved in its pass protection.

The season-opening loss to Notre Dame displayed numerous truths about the Michigan football team. It showed that the addition of one player — junior quarterback Shea Patterson — couldn’t fix everything. It showed the beginnings of a heavily-penalized defense. It showed a continuation of the Wolverines’ struggles on the road.