Thursday, November 19, 2020 - 5:42pm

Heading into Saturday’s matchup at Rutgers, it’s anyone’s guess who will be under center: Milton or McNamara.

Wednesday, November 18, 2020 - 7:38pm
Junior cornerback Gemon Green has struggled mightily this season along with the rest of the Michigan secondary.

This week, speaking to reporters, Michigan’s cornerbacks coach struck a more optimistic tone. Yes, the cornerbacks have struggled. But Zordich said Tuesday’s practice gave him a sense that things could change soon.

Sunday, November 15, 2020 - 6:22pm
Michigan can keep playing football under Sunday's MDHHS order.

Michigan football can continue.

Despite Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s announcement that the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services would issue an order halting high school and youth sports, among other COVID-19 mitigation measures, an exception was made for “professional and collegiate sports meeting extraordinary standards for risk mitigation.”

Sunday, November 15, 2020 - 5:34pm

Talk to people from Jim Harbaugh’s first Michigan team, and you’ll hear stories about a man that no longer seems to exist.

Sunday, November 15, 2020 - 12:15am
Wisconsin ran for 341 yards against Michigan, and won 49-11.

Midway through the fourth quarter, it seemed that things could get no more embarrassing for the Michigan football team. Wisconsin was up by 31 points, its fourth-string quarterback was in and the Badgers handed the ball to fullback John Chenal to bleed the clock.

Forty-three yards later, Gemon Green tackled him. And two plays after that, Wisconsin running back Jalen Berger ran 23 yards into the end zone all but untouched.

Thursday, November 12, 2020 - 7:09pm
Michigan's secondary will look to right the ship against Wisconsin on Saturday.

If the Wisconsin game last season was a wake-up call, this year’s edition could be when things go off the rails entirely.

Monday, November 9, 2020 - 6:00pm

Hutchinson, a team captain and an NFL prospect, was one of the loudest voices in Michigan’s program advocating for a season to be played this year. For a defensive line that was already struggling, it’s hard to quantify what the loss will mean, and it might be exacerbated if Kwity Paye misses extended time.

Sunday, November 8, 2020 - 7:09pm
Joe Milton has struggled with his deep ball accuracy this season.

Through three games, Milton has run into the problem of consistency. For all the plays where he makes the ball sing with a flick of his wrist, there seem to be more where he overthrows his receiver by 10 yards or throws into double coverage.

Saturday, November 7, 2020 - 1:01pm
Indiana beat Michigan, 38-21, on Saturday, snapping a 24-game losing streak in the matchup.

After Saturday’s 38-21 loss, the Wolverines are staring down the possibility of a calamitous season. It is their second straight loss, both as favorites, both games in which Don Brown’s defense seemed overmatched and unequipped to deal with a better, faster offense. And it was evident from the jump.

Wednesday, November 4, 2020 - 6:16pm

If you go back to Barrett’s commitment, you’ll find quotes from McPhearson saying he can play quarterback in college. You’ll find quotes from Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh saying he could play wide receiver, comparing him to Anquan Boldin. Three years and two starts into his college career, Barrett has landed as a VIPER, and a good one.