ANN ARBOR, MICHIGAN - As far as Ohio State was concerned, the 108th renewal of what is known simply as The Game boiled down to a little too much Denard Robinson and not quite enough Braxton Miller.
The Michigan quarterback outdueled his freshman counterpart from OSU and rallied his team from a 24-23 halftime deficit for a 40-34 victory Saturday at Michigan Stadium. The win was the first for the Wolverines in the series since 2003.
Robinson was the star of the show, running and throwing for 337 yards and accounting for five touchdowns. The junior QB carried 26 times for 170 yards and two scores, and he completed 14 of 17 passes for 167 yards and three TDs.
As superlative as that performance was, Miller turned in one that was nearly its equal. The Ohio State quarterback totaled 335 yards of offense, rushing 16 times for 100 yards and a touchdown and completing 14 of 25 passes for 235 yards and two touchdowns. The attempts, completions and yardage were all career-highs.
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