Kicker Kenny Allen is seeing everything come together in his fifth year at Michigan.
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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.

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Jabrill Peppers could affect multiple phases of Saturday's game, including offense.
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The No. 4 Michigan football team will finally face a challenge this weekend when No. 8 Wisconsin comes to Ann Arbor.

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Nicky Waldeck scored a hat trick, including the game-winner, in Thursday's game against Rutgers.
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Much of the second half was spent in Michigan’s half, where the Scarlet Knights tested Jackson time and time again, sending her diving left and right.

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The Daily sat down with Shelton at Big Ten Media Days in Chicago in July to talk about the top cornerbacks in the conference, playing in Ann Arbor and facing tough early competition.

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Freshman tight end Devin Asiasi (2) made his first catch against Penn State on Saturday, a three-yard touchdown.
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Asiasi has found himself getting plenty of reps as Michigan’s third tight end.

Evan Louro delivered his second clean sheet of the season in a win against Detroit on Wednesday.
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The Wolverines defeated Detroit on Wednesday night, 2-0, to conquer their first win since Halloween last year.

Senior cornerback Jourdan Lewis is back in the starting lineup after missing the first three games with injuries, but he’s still working to regain his rhythm.
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Lewis made his return to the Wolverines’ lineup Saturday against Penn State after missing the season’s first three games with nagging injuries that trace back to his core.

Ben Braden and the Michigan offensive line helped the Michigan running game make a statement against Penn State
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Michigan rushed for 326 yards Saturday, their highest total since the 2014 season opener against Appalachian State and their most in a Big Ten game since Oct. 13, 2012 against Illinois.

Bo Schembechler was once carried off the field by Mark Donahue, who will join Michigan's Hall of Honor this weekend.
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Mark Donahue will return to Michigan this weekend to join the Hall of Honor and find a program very similar to the one he played for under Bo Schembechler.

Jourdan Lewis provided a boost to Michigan by returning from injury Saturday.
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Michigan dominated every facet of the game on Saturday, outgaining Penn State by over 300 total yards and emerging as 39-point victors.

Chase Winovich will join a strong Michigan pass rush in what should be a physical game Saturday.
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The Wolverines and Badgers match bruising rushing attacks, stifling defenses and top-10 rankings at the Big House.

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Jehu Chesson could deliver a much-needed boost with a breakout game against Wisconsin on Saturday.
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Here’s what to watch for when No. 4 Michigan and No. 8 Wisconsin take the field on Saturday:

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Sarah Jackson and Michigan's defense held firm against Rutgers, eventually earning a double-overtime win.
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Making their mark at opposite ends of the pitch with very different roles on the team, the play of Nicky Waldeck and Sarah Jackson proved to be the ultimate reason for the 3-2 Michigan win.

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Red Berenson's team plays its only exhibition Sunday against Windsor.
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Sunday’s matchup will serve as a perfect opportunity for head coach Red Berenson to see what his freshmen bring to the table.

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Defensive tackle Bryan Mone (90) has been practicing and could return Saturday.
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Taco Charlton returned last week from an ankle injury, and Bryan Mone could be back this week.

Francis Atuahene scored the game-winning goal in Michigan's win against Detroit on Wednesday.
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Atuahene, the 2015 Big Ten Rookie of the Year, has been a fixture in the starting lineup since joining the Wolverines, starting in 22 of his 25 games played.

Ben Bredeson will play this weekend against Wisconsin, a team he grew up rooting for.
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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.

Jeremy Clark will miss the rest of the 2016 season with a torn ACL.
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Even with All-American senior cornerback Jourdan Lewis finally returning to action last week, Clark is no small loss for the Wolverines.

Though Michigan ended up shooting an 870 for an impressive third at the tournament, the event did not begin as well as it hoped for.

De'Veon Smith broke out with his first 100-yard rushing game Saturday.
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No. 8 Wisconsin comes to Ann Arbor next week, and the Wolverines will want to make sure that most of the questions have answers.