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There Are 76 Days to Michigan Football

Waiting for the opening Saturday of college football is agonizing. All we want is 13 weeks of Brent Musberger "pardner" one-liners, the buzz of Michigan Stadium in late November, and jokes about the Bowl Championship Series. Fear not, bleary-eyed traveler. This is a continuing series intended to get through the long, hot summer and back to the glory of football season.

Gregory Shamus

Fathers and their sons or daughters can all get behind remembering and celebrating classic victories over Ohio State. Michigan's 1976 team was truly a national powerhouse and came up just shy of a national title. That season, however, Ohio State was the victim of a shutout.