James Franklin generally proceeds with caution, dialing back his team's practice regimens as football seasons grind on. A rash of injuries had Franklin worrying aloud following his team's 49-10 loss to No. 4 Michigan on Saturday. ''In my 22 years of doing this, I've never been a
There is something to be said about having a week off before delving into Big Ten play. When Maryland returns, it will host Purdue on Oct. 1. Urban Meyer, coach of No. 2 Ohio State, also has Saturday off.
It's the first time in 65 all-time meetings that these teams have played when both were in the top 10, and each will play with an eye on strengthening its resume for the College Football Playoff. Michigan has scored 45 or more points in four straight games for the first time since 1947. The Badgers