No. 5 Michigan Seeking Revenge At Home Versus No. 14 Penn StMichigan (7-0, 5-0 Big Ten, No. 5 CFP) gets its shot at the Nittany Lions (6-2, 3-2 Big Ten, No. 14 CFP) on Saturday at home and will have to wait until Nov. 24 for its last tour stop against the Buckeyes.
No. 5 Michigan Aims For Payback Against No. 14 Penn StateThe Wolverines have a clear path to winning the Big Ten title for the first time since 2004, and maybe to making their first appearance in the College Football Playoff, too. The Nittany Lions are clinging to slim hopes of rallying into contention to play for the conference championship.
Michigan's Chase Winovich Calls Conor McGregor Big BrotherChase Winovich chose to stay in college to pursue championships and improve his standing for the NFL draft.
Big Ten Fines Michigan St 10K, Reprimands Harbaugh, DantonioThe Big Ten fined Michigan State $10,000 and reprimanded the Spartans football team, coach Mark Dantonio, Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh and Wolverines linebacker Devin Bush for their actions and comments regarding a confrontation before last week's game.
Dantonio Lets Harbaugh Have Last Word, Sets Sights On PurdueThe Michigan State coach opened his news conference Tuesday saying he was done talking about the pregame flap when several Wolverine players on the field were caught up in the Spartans' traditional stadium walk. Dantonio then tried to direct attention to Michigan State's game this Saturday against Purdue.
Patterson-led No. 6 Michigan Tops No. 24 Michigan State 21-7Michigan had plenty of reasons to be motivated to beat Michigan State, barely defeating its in-state rival over the last decade and losing to every ranked team on the road for a dozen years.
Spartans, Wolverines Showing Respect Before Big Matchup2007: After a win over the Spartans, Michigan's Mike Hart refers to Michigan State as a little brother. Dantonio responds by warning the Wolverines that "pride comes before the fall" — and the Spartans have won eight of 10 in the series since then.
Big Ten's Best: Ohio State's Haskins And Michigan's WinovichThe Big Ten's best teams so far, No. 2 Ohio State and No. 6 Michigan, have the best players on both sides of the ball at the midway point of the season.