Football

Redshirt junior quarterback Wilton Speight emphasized that there was no particular reason behind his decision.

Speight emphasized there was no particular reason behind his choice. He called it a “gut feeling” where he simply had to “leave home.”

Redshirt freshman quarterback Brandon Peters emerged as the team's best signal caller until he fell injured.

If there’s one thing that fans will remember from an otherwise mundane 8-4 season, it will be the trials and tribulations that Wilton Speight, John O’Korn and Brandon Peters each went through this fall.

Redshirt junior quarterback Wilton Speight announced that he will be transferring on Instagram on Sunday afternoon.

Early Sunday night, redshirt junior quarterback Wilton Speight announced via his personal Instagram account that he will be transferring.

Redshirt freshman Dwayne Haskins became the second Ohio State backup to beat Michigan in the last four years.

Michigan has been dealt a tough hand for the better part of 10 years. But when you’re sitting at the table with the sharks, you still need to find a way to win.

Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh will face loud critics for his current 0-3 record against the Buckeyes.

The finale went just as planned — for Ohio State. Here are four things the Daily learned about the Michigan football team from Saturday’s loss:

Sophomore defensive end Rashan Gary tallied 10 tackles, three tackles for loss and two sacks Saturday.

That’ll hurt Michigan even more given how close it was to making its season. The Daily breaks down the good, the bad and the ugly from Saturday’s game.

Fifth-year senior quarterback John O’Korn grew emotional after yet another failed attempt to top the Buckeyes.

Saturday, the Michigan football team lost to Ohio State for the sixth consecutive time. Even in five years as a Wolverine, he was unable to come away with arguably the most important victory. He isn’t alone in that regard.

Ohio State running back Mike Weber provided the proverbial dagger, scoring a 25-yard touchdown in the game’s closing minutes.

Michigan held two leads against the Buckeyes, but couldn't hold onto them. And that's something the Wolverines’ defense takes accountability for.

Fifth-year senior quarterback John O'Korn's late interception left Michigan on the wrong side of The Game once again.

Plenty of mistakes — along with O’Korn’s interception Saturday — are marked indelibly into the identity of this program. Those type of plays have left it on the wrong side of history time and time again.

Michigan fell 31-20 to Ohio State at Michigan Stadium Saturday.

The Michigan football team couldn’t have dreamed of a better start, but No. 9 Ohio State didn’t let the dream last very long.