Jim Harbaugh puts friendship on hold; 5 reasons Michigan can blow out Maryland

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Jim Harbaugh puts friendship on hold

Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh and Maryland coach D.J. Durkin will put their friendship and working relationship on hold when their teams play on Saturday. Durkin was on Harbaugh’s first staff in Ann Arbor and left after one year.

5 reasons Michigan can blow out Maryland

After they failed to make the College Football Playoff rankings again, the Wolverines know they need a dominant performance against Maryland on Saturday. The CFP committee made it clear: Weak wins don’t earn recognition.

Maryland scouting report, prediction

Nick Baumgardner of the Detroit Free Press breaks down Maryland’s strengths and weaknesses and predicts who will win the Michigan-Maryland matchup. Good news for the Wolverines: Maryland has the worst overall defense in the Big Ten.

If healthy, QB Wilton Speight starts

Gregg Henson of Gridiron Now argues that if quarterback Wilton Speight, who is currently recovering from cracked vertebrae, is healthy, he would become the starter once again in place of Brandon Peters.

Jim Harbaugh haters in media ‘want this team to fail’

Former Wolverines and NFL running back Chris Howard told Land of 10 this week that people outside of Michigan don’t like coach Jim Harbaugh, and that pundits such as ESPN’s Paul Finebaum will criticize him no matter what he does.

What Michigan needs to do to make the CFP rankings

Baumgardner of the Detroit Free Press lays out what the Wolverines need to do to make the College Football Playoff rankings and, maybe, even finish in the top 4.

Moe Wagner named to early top 50 players to watch for the Naismith Trophy


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