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Michigan Football will host Northwestern on Saturday at the Big House. Kick off is scheduled for 12:01pm (EST) and the game will be televised on ESPN. For a complete game preview click here: Michigan vs Northwestern. For the extra points, read on. In Big Ten play, Michigan ranks first in the conference in scoring defense (11.8 ppg), total defense (250.4 avg.) and pass defense (138.2 avg.). Michigan has allowed two rushing touchdowns since Sept. 15. That is tied with Notre Dame for the fewest by an FBS team during that time frame. Michigan’s defense has not allowed a first quarter touchdown since Week 1 vs. Alabama and has not allowed a first quarter score since Week 2 vs. Air Force. Kenny Demens has posted back-to-back 10 tackle games. Jake Ryan leads the Big Ten in tackles for loss (12). He has recorded a TFL in 14 of his last 15 games. Brendan Gibbons has been named a semi-finalist for the Lou Groza Award which is awarded annually to the nations top kicker. Gibbons has co...
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