The Michigan Marching Band has become more prominent at Michigan Stadium in 2015, a turning point in the debate between canned music and marching band, which embodies Michigan's constant need to decide between tradition and a new-age audience.
It was that kind of day Saturday, one where almost everything went right.
Michigan used a team effort to earn a shutout it had wanted since almost getting one last week against UNLV.
Darboh caught four passes for 57 yards and a touchdown in the same week he officially became a U.S. citizen.
Michigan dominated a ranked team at home, bucking an ugly trend from recent seasons.
From a statistical perspective, the carries have primarily gone to Smith, but all four have performed when they needed to.
The Wolverines are in for a tough battle Saturday.
The Wolverines (2-1) take on a No. 23 BYU team that has already beaten Nebraska and Boise State on last-second Hail Mary plays.
The Wolverines easily pushed aside Oregon State and UNLV. Things will likely be different this weekend when No. 23 Brigham Young comes to town.
Michigan’s legendary running back has wanted to be a coach since high school. Now at Western Michigan, he’s growing in ways he never would have imagined.