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Dienhart: 'Time for Michigan defense to take a bow'

Every Saturday throughout the fall, senior writer Tom Dienhart offers his Snap Reactions from every Big Ten game. See his immediate thoughts from Michigan’s 12-10 comeback victory over Michigan State and Indiana’s narrow defeat at Navy in this post. Michigan 12, Michigan State 10 1. It’s time for the Michigan defense to take a bow. All season long, it has been the cornerstone of the team. Yes, the 41-14 loss to Alabama was ugly. But otherwise, coordinator Greg Mattison’s crew has played well. Michigan entered the day No. 2 in the Big Ten in total defense (283.0 ypg). And

Navy rallies late to nip Indiana, 31-30

Keenan Reynolds completed a 4-yard touchdown pass to Matt Aiken with 2:02 to play and Nick Sloan added the point after as Navy rallied for a 31-30 win over Indiana on Saturday. Parrish Gaines‘ interception with 1:38 remaining sealed the win for the Midshipmen (4-3), who beat a Big Ten opponent for the first time since 1979 when they won at Illinois 13-12. Earlier in the game, Navy linebacker Jordan Drake‘s 24-yard interception return had cut the Hoosiers’ lead to 17-14. The win also kept the Midshipmen’s bowl hopes alive as they need just two wins in their final five

3rd quarter recap: Indiana 23, Navy 21

Darius Staten ran for 17 yards and one touchdown, but the Midshipmen trail Indiana, 23-21, after three quarters. Mitch Ewald’s 30-yard field goal gave Indiana its current lead and polished off a 13-play, 58-yard drive. The Hoosiers have the ball on their own 32-yard line to begin the fourth quarter. [ PREVIEWS | BY QUARTER | BOX | PBP | CONNECT ] EDITOR’S NOTE In partnership with Narrative Science, posts recaps after every quarter of every Big Ten football game. Use the links above for more info on this specific game, including full Big Ten campus weather reports. And

2nd quarter recap: Indiana 20, Navy 14

Keenan Reynolds had a productive quarter for Navy. He threw for 25 yards and ran for 14 yards and one touchdown, but the Midshipmen have closed the gap to 20-14. Navy capped a 69-yard drive when Reynolds kept it himself for a two-yard touchdown run to make the score 10-7. The Midshipmen, on that possession, exploited a tired defensive line, running on 10 of 11 plays. Indiana opened up the lead, 17-7, after marching down the field for a 16-play, 72-yard drive that ended when D’Angelo Roberts pounded in a three-yard touchdown run. Navy made the score 17-14 when Jordan

1st quarter recap: Indiana 10, Navy 0

Stephen Houston had a productive quarter for Indiana. He ran for 41 yards and one touchdown, and the Hoosiers lead 10-0 at the end of the first quarter. Indiana struck first when Mitch Ewald kicked a 25-yard field goal, the final play of a 12-play, 67-yard drive. The Hoosiers added to their advantage when Houston turned a handoff into a one-yard touchdown, the clincher of an eight-play, 50-yard drive to give Indiana the lead, 10-0. Navy will start the second quarter with the ball at the Hoosiers’ 29-yard line. [ PREVIEWS | BY QUARTER | BOX | PBP | CONNECT

Numbers: Big stats for big Week 8 games

Week 8 in the Big Ten is chock full of intriguing games. Michigan-Michigan State has arguably been the most talked-about rivalry in the conference over the last five years – from Mike Hart’s “little brother” quip in 2007 all the way through the early-season derogatory comments about Denard Robinson on Twitter by some Michigan State players this season. I can’t wait to get it going Saturday at 3:30 ET on BTN/BTN2Go. But that’s far from the only compelling game this weekend. Nebraska-Northwestern is a huge one in Evanston with both teams needing a win in their quests to get to

Week 8: We predict all six Big Ten games

Every week,’s Brent Yarina (@BTNBrentYarina) and Tom Dienhart (@BTNTomDienhart) offer their predictions for each Big Ten football game. We also provide a poll for all of the games so fans can vote for their winners. After seven weeks, it’s Dienhart on top, one game ahead of fans and three ahead of Yarina. See our Week 8 predictions and choose your winners in this post. [RELATED: Week 8 Power Rankings | Week 8 Player Rankings | Week 8 Bowl Projections] SEASON RECORDS Tom: 48-14; .774 fans: 47-15; .758 Brent: 45-17; .726 Listen to Dienhart on Wednesday night’s “#BTNLive”