Michigan might get some boost from a win over rival Michigan State, but how much is difficult to measure.
Michael Rothstein writes in his Front Four keys to the game that Michigan has to play a disciplined game on defense against the Air Force wishbone.
Michigan had 17 true freshmen on the trip to Dallas for the season opener, and 12 actually saw playing time against Alabama.
Michigan's coaching staff believes its consistent pitch, honed over years together as a staff, is what pays off on signing day.
The Michigan secondary didn't experience much succes in 2010, but it has been much better through seven games this season.