Originally posted on Maize & Blue Nation  |  Last updated 9/15/13
I keep trying to think of things I can say here that will somehow make sense of this game. I keep writing paragraphs and then deleting them and starting over. The truth is, there is now way to somehow draw any real sense of reason and covey it in a way that makes any sense. All that really matters from yesterday is that Michigan won the game. That's it. Period. On their last drive to win the game, Michigan ran 4 plays for 70 yards and scored in 1:21. When backed up against the wall, Michigan did just enough to win the game. They scored when they had to, and made stops when they had to. Was it ugly? Yes. Did Michigan hurt themselves with turnovers and sloppy play? Yes. Was Michigan adequately prepared for Akron? No. Was Akron really good enough to beat Michigan yesterday? No. If they were, they would've. Michigan opened almost every door for them along the way, and still won the game. That, in and of itself, shouldn't be discounted. What does this mean going forward? Well, that's
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