This was Lloyd Carr’s last game as the head coach at Michigan, and he went out on a high note. Chad Henne passed for 373 yards and three touchdowns and the Wolverines upset Florida, 41-35.
Over the next month, BTN will profile 18 different classic games, ranging from 2007-2014.
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Week 5 features just one non-conference game, with Penn State hosting Army, and the Big Ten’s first bye of the season (Rutgers).
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he college football season is still a good three months away, but that isn’t stopping publications from releasing their 2015 previews. Athlon Sports posted their picks Thursday.
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The final week before all-out Big Ten action typically features a less-than-stellar slate of games, and this year will be no different.
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Not a lot of “wow” factor in Week 3, with Nebraska’s trip to Miami (Fla.) earning top billing. These programs twice battled for the national title, after the 1983 and 1994 seasons. Alas, neither program is of that ilk at the moment—no Tom Osborne, no Howard Schnellenberger, no Dennis Erickson … no legit national title dreams. Still, it will be a fun trip to south Florida for the Cornhuskers, who can send a message with a convincing win under first-year coach Mike Riley.