The injury to quarterback Trevor Siemian that knocked him out of the final minutes of the Wildcats' loss to Northern Illinois didn't look too good.
Joliet Catholic product Ty Isaac won't be playing for the Wolverines until 2015.
The end of the Michigan-Notre Dame rivalry has seen both schools step up their non-conference scheduling efforts, and Wednesday brought the latest big-time matchup.
Iowa at Pittsburgh might not be the sexiest matchup on this weekend's college football calendar, but it will provide a collision of two of the best units in the country.
Northwestern hasn't had much success rushing the ball this season. And Saturday's game against Western Illinois might not see that change.