Damien Harris, a 2015 RB prospect in Kentucky, already has a Michigan offer and will visit Ann Arbor for the Michigan State game.
Michigan quarterback commit Shane Morris (Warren, Mich./De La Salle), the No. 26 player in the 2013 ESPN 150, has contracted mononucleosis, jeopardizing the final five games of his senior season.
Michigan's running backs are off to a slow start in 2012, which brings to mind recruiting at that position for next season and beyond.
Alabama is the favorite against Michigan, but the Wolverines and their recruiting will benefit from the competition and national exposure of the neutral site game
Michigan's 2012 commitments sounded as if they were unfazed by the Wolverines' fourth consecutive loss to Michigan State.
Joliet (Ill.) Catholic RB Ty Isacc is one of only two 2013 RBs who has an offer from Michigan.
2012 LB commit Kaleb Ringer made his first visit to the Big House and found it to be everything he hoped.
ESPNU 150 OT Zach Banner took his official visit to Michigan for the night game against Notre Dame and was dazzled by the atmosphere.
The Michigan coaches will look to capitalize on the atmosphere surrounding the Notre Dame night game by bringing in some top recruiting targets.