Brady Hoke always tell his players that every game is a championship game, but right now, he's not exaggerating. For the Wolverines to reach their ultimate goal -- the Big Ten Championship Game (televised by FOX) -- they know they have to win their final three regular-season games and hope someone beats Nebraska.
That's going to be tough -- Penn State is the toughest test left for the Cornhuskers -- but it won't matter if Michigan doesn't beat Northwestern and Iowa at home and then finishes the year with a win at Ohio State.
First up are the Wildcats, who still have designs of their own on the Legends Division title. Northwestern's chances are even more remote than Michigan's -- they need to win out while Nebraska would have to lose twice -- but they aren't about to give up.
NORTHWESTERN'S OFFENSE VS. MICHIGAN'S DEFENSE
This is going to be pretty simple. Northwestern is going to run, run and then they will run some more. They don't pass the ball well at the best of times, and th...