When 60 minutes of football (pending overtime, of course) are through in Ann Arbor this weekend, both the Wolverines and Huskers will know what kind of season they're headed for.
When it comes to paying coaches the big bucks, the Big Ten is one of the big dogs.
One wonders how many battles Paul Bunyan had that carried as much as importance as this weekend's meeting between Michigan and Michigan State.
The near-loss against Akron was shocking. The near-loss at Conncecticut was concerning.