Originally written on Diehardsport  |  Last updated 11/26/11

ANN ARBOR, MI - SEPTEMBER 05: Tate Forcier #5 of the Michigan Wolverines celebrates with Denard Robinson #16 after Robinson ran for a long first quarter touchdown against the Western Michigan Broncos on September 5, 2009 at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
It has been awhile since Michigan last beat the Ohio State University. On Saturday, thanks to a five touchdown performance from Denard Robinson, Michigan snapped their seven game losing streak and took down ‘that school in Ohio’ 40-34. Much of the credit goes to the assistant coaches, Al Borges and Greg Mattison. After a treacherous 2010 campaign in which the Michigan defense was ranked 107th in scoring defense, they will likely finish in the top 20 this season. Similarly, Borges kept Denard Robinson in the spread offense and let him do what he does best: run. The seniors, who had not beaten Michigan State nor Ohio State, with their parents in attendance for senior day, beat their main rival to end their playing careers at The Big House in the perfect fashion. Here’s a tweet from OSU’s freshman cornerback Brad Roby. #bbpBox_140552006644400128 a { text-decoration:none; color:#0084B4; }#bbpBox_140552006644400128 a:hover { text-decoration:underline; }I will never lose to those ...
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