Denard Robinson

Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio. (Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Emma’s End-Around: Michigan State’s No Longer The ‘Little Brother’

Saturday figures to show how far the Spartans have come and how far the Wolverines have fallen.

CBS Chicago–10/24/2014

Rams running back Tre Mason. (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Thomason: Top Fantasy Football Waiver Wire Pickups For Week 8

Bryce Brown and Tre Mason should be on your short list.

CBS Chicago–10/21/2014

Jordan Lynch. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Let’s Be Fair To Bears, Jordan Lynch

In evaluating Jordan Lynch, we need to forget his uplifting, local story.

CBS Chicago–05/28/2014

E.J. Manuel (credit: Rick Stewart/Getty Images)

2013 NFL Rookies To Watch

Dominated by linemen and defensive players, the draft lacked the name recognition and flair that skill position players bring. That doesn’t mean this year’s rookie quarterbacks, running backs, receivers, and tight ends won’t make an impact.

08/02/2013

Wide receiver Damiere Byrd #10 of the South Carolina Gamecocks grabs a first quarter, 56 yard touchdown pass against the Michigan Wolverines in the Outback Bowl January 1, 2013 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida.  (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Thompson’s Late TD Pass Gives S. Carolina Outback Win Over Michigan

Dylan Thompson came off the bench to throw a 32-yard touchdown pass with 11 seconds remaining Tuesday, giving No. 11 South Carolina a 33-28 victory over No. 19 Michigan in the Outback Bowl.

01/01/2013

Corey Brown #10 of the Ohio State Buckeyes scores a touchdown on a 14-yard pass reception in the second half against the Michigan Wolverines at Ohio Stadium on November 24, 2012 in Columbus, Ohio.  (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Ohio State Beats Michigan 26-21 To Finish Undefeated

The only thing Urban Meyer lost during his first season at Ohio State was his cool — at the end of the last game. Carlos Hyde ran for 146 yards and the fourth-ranked Buckeyes’ defense shut out No. 20 Michigan in the second half to grab a bruising 26-21 win on Saturday, completing an improbable 12-0 season for the Buckeyes.

11/24/2012

Pat Fitzgerald

Northwestern Falls To Michigan 38-31 In OT

Devin Gardner ran for a 1-yard touchdown in overtime and Michigan’s defense responded with a stop, giving the Wolverines a wild 38-31 win over Northwestern on Saturday.

11/10/2012

Denard Robinson #16 of the Michigan Wolverines runs for a second quarter touchdown while playing the Illinois Fighting Illini at Michigan Stadium on October 13, 2012 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

No. 25 Michigan Dominates Illini In 45-0 Win

Denard Robinson threw two touchdown passes and ran for two scores, leading No. 25 Michigan in a 45-0 win over Illinois on Saturday.

10/13/2012

T.J. Yeldon #4 of the Alabama Crimson Tide runs the ball against Jake Ryan #90 of the Michigan Wolverines at Cowboys Stadium on September 1, 2012 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

No. 2 Alabama Routs No. 8 Michigan 41-14

AJ McCarron threw two touchdown passes and Alabama’s retooled defense showed it could still dominate as the second-ranked Crimson Tide pounded No. 8 Michigan 41-14 on Saturday night.

09/01/2012

Denard Robinson. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Big Ten Preview: Michigan Wolverines

Michigan may have the talent to be in the BCS National Championship conversation, but a tougher schedule will make it harder for Big Blue to top last season’s 11 wins.

CBS Chicago–08/22/2012

Denard Robinson. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Denard Robinson Will Return For Senior Season

Michigan quarterback Denard Robinson is set to return for his senior season.

CBS Chicago–01/13/2012

Junior Hemingway #21 of the Michigan Wolverines scores a 18-yard touchdown reception in the third quarter against Antone Exum #1 of the Virginia Tech Hokies during the Allstate Sugar Bowl at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 3, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Michigan Edges Va. Tech In OT To Win Sugar Bowl 23-20

Brendan Gibbons drilled a 37-yard field goal down the middle in overtime to lift No. 13 Michigan to a 23-20 victory over 17th-ranked Virginia Tech in the Sugar Bowl on Tuesday night.

01/04/2012

Dan Persa

Muller: Northwestern Will Beat Michigan In Must-Win Game

Northwestern most certainly can matchup with Michigan on Saturday. They can and they will.

CBS Chicago–10/07/2011

Roy Roundtree catches the game-winning touchdown against Notre Dame. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Michigan Tops Notre Dame On Last-Second TD

The Fighting Irish lost the ball five times for the second straight week, letting Michigan beat them 35-31 Saturday night on Denard Robinson’s 16-yard touchdown pass to Roy Roundtree with 2 seconds left.

09/11/2011

Dan Persa

Persa, Scheelhaase Honored On Big Ten Players To Watch List

Big Ten coaches voted to eliminate the annual preseason media poll and instead have instituted a much less exciting “Players To Watch List”.

CBS Chicago–07/28/2011

Rich Rodriguez

Michigan Makes It Official, Rodriguez Fired

At first he was fired, and then he wasn’t. But now Michigan has made it official and has fired their head football coach Rich Rodriguez.

01/05/2011

Denard Robinson

Big Ten Quarterbacks Run Wild

(WSCR) – Trends in college football change as often as the polls. The most recent trend, that can be seen across the college football landscape, is the running quarterback’s return to prominence. Many of these […]

10/22/2010

Dan Persa

Persa Among Big Ten QBs Leading Offensive Renaissance

Northwestern’s Dan Persa has lead the Wildcats to a 5-1 start. He’s among an array of quarterbacks across the Big Ten who are redefining what was once a conference dominated by running backs and defense.

10/14/2010

Terrelle Pryor

Joe O’s College Pick Six: Does #1 Go Down Again?

By Joe Ostrowski– #1 Ohio St(6-0) @ #18 Wisconsin(5-1) – 6pm OSU favored by 3.5 Terrelle Pryor has shown us that he doesn’t need his legs to be effective. Last week, the Ohio St signal […]

670 The Score–10/14/2010

Dan Persa

Joe O’s College Pick Six: Undefeated Northwestern Cruises Past Purdue

Joe Ostrowski is the executive producer of The Laurence Holmes Show & can be heard on Saturdays 8pm-midnight on The Joe O & Rock Show. Purdue(2-2) @ Northwestern(5-0) – 6:30pm NW favored by 9.5 The […]

10/07/2010