Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 2:59pm
Redshirt freshman quarterback Brandon Peters plays in a game against Rutgers at Michigan Stadium Saturday.

With Brandon Peters finally in at quarterback, Michigan's offense surged, the passing game connected and the Wolverines defeated Rutgers in a comfortable 35-14 win.

Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 11:41am
Sophomore quarterback Brandon Peters in Michigan's game against Rutgers in Michigan Stadium Saturday afternoon

It took a season and a half, but redshirt freshman Brandon Peters finally played a legitimate series at quarterback for the Michigan football team.

After fifth-year senior quarterback John O’Korn threw for just 13 yards with an interception, Michigan made the switch to Peters on its fifth drive of the game, who threw for 69 yards and a touchdown.

Peters dropped a lofted pass to sophomore running back Chris Evans late in the first half for his first-ever touchdown pass.

Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 5:23pm
The Rutgers football team will focus its offensive scheme on running the ball against the Wolverines.

The Daily spoke with Ryan Dunleavy, a Rutgers beat reporter for NJ.com, to talk about the Scarlet Knights’ season and what Michigan fans can expect to see this weekend.

Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 2:54pm
Junior running back Karan Higdon will have a favorable matchup against a Rutgers squad that has surrendered 159 rushing yards per game.

The Daily breaks down what you can expect when Michigan faces Rutgers for its homecoming weekend.

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 4:59pm
Sophomore defensive end Rashan Gary and his unit will have an advantage against a similar foe Saturday.

Each team’s passing game is practically non-existent, so both have been relying on the ground game to carry the offense.

Monday, October 23, 2017 - 3:07pm
Redshirt junior right tackle Juwann Bushell-Beatty has played his way into a starting spot on the offensive line.

Juwann Bushell-Beatty has earned a starting job on the offensive line, bringing seasoned leadership to the struggling unit.

Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 9:43pm
Penn State running back Saquon Barkley made the strongest case for the Heisman Trophy against Michigan.

Penn State running back Saquon Barkley carved up the nation’s No. 1 defense in the Nittany Lions’ 42-13 win, validating his case as the best player in college football.

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 4:55pm
Fifth-year senior quarterback John O'Korn has struggled since becoming Michigan's starter, but will need to bury those performances in the past against Penn State.

Michigan scarcely beat Indiana last week and now faces a superior opponent in No. 2 Penn State (3-0, 6-0). Here’s what to watch for when the Wolverines, nine-point underdogs, take on Penn State this weekend.

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 9:48pm
Senior left tackle Mason Cole was quick to acknowledge that the Wolverines can't afford to swallow a loss against Penn State this weekend.

A loss to No. 2 Penn State removes the Wolverines from the College Football Playoff discussion, but a win keeps those hopes alive.

Monday, October 16, 2017 - 5:18pm
Sophomore linebacker Devin Bush Jr. will handle a large share of the responsibility in stopping Saquon Barkley.

Saquon Barkley’s presence pits an elite offense against an elite defense. And if Michigan wants to pull off the upset, stopping him is the first step.