Redshirt freshman quarterback Brandon Peters completed 10-of-14 passes for 124 yards and a touchdown in Michigan's 35-14 win over Rutgers.

That was the biggest difference between Peters and his new backup. He did all the simple tasks that were asked of him.

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.

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.

Fifth-year senior quarterback John O'Korn may not remain under center for much longer if his struggles persist.

While the Wolverines might be tempted to overlook them, this isn’t the same Scarlet Knights team as 2016. Here’s what to watch for when they face off Saturday.

Sophomore defensive end Rashan Gary was the top-ranked recruit in his class, but chose to play his college career at Michigan.

New Jersey is filled with college football talent. The problem is that Rutgers is struggling to hold on to it.

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, to talk about the Scarlet Knights’ season and what Michigan fans can expect to see this weekend.

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.

Michigan running backs coach Jay Harbaugh has pushed his unit to perform at an even higher level of late.

Ever since redshirt junior quarterback Wilton Speight’s injury, reliance on rushing has become a common theme for Michigan.

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.

Freshman linebacker Brad Hawkins has spent time returning kicks this year while acclimating to his role at VIPER.

After spending a year at Suffield Academy, Brad Hawkins has embraced a move to VIPER with the Wolverines.