Tale of the tape
College Football Week 13: #20 Michigan At #4 Ohio State
|Michigan dealt with the injury to Denard Robinson by moving Devin Gardner back to quarterback from wide receiver. Last week, they put Robinson all over the field and dominated Iowa.||Coaching||Urban Meyer is one win away from being perfect in his first season in Columbus. It is possible an undefeated season could get the Buckeyes to No. 1 in the final AP Poll.|
|With Gardner accounting for six touchdowns last week and Robinson lining up at running back, wide receiver, and, occasionally, quarterback, the Michigan offense looked even more dangerous.||Offense||Braxton Miller had a very unimpressive game against Wisconsin last week but the Buckeyes still got the win. The Michigan defense will pose a big challenge, but Miller played well in Ann Arbor last season.|
|Michigan will have its hands full with the dual-threat Miller, like most teams, but this unit has been very good all season.||Defense||The defense has showed some improvement over the past few weeks and will get a stiff test against its arch rival.|
|Punter Will Hagerup was not needed until the fourth quarter last week. Michigan’s special teams have been middle-of-the-pack according to the Football Outsiders ratings.||Special Teams||“Philly” Brown opened the scoring last week with a 68-yard punt return, a rare special teams boost for OSU.|
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