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Jim Harbaugh week 5 Monday presser recap

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NCAA Football: Northwestern at Michigan Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports

A short time ago, Jim Harbaugh took to the podium for his weekly Monday press conference. The most notable news coming from it was a Wilton Speight injury update. Speight will be out multiple weeks.

The presser was a relatively short one, but with it being rivalry week versus Michigan State, there was more for Harbaugh to talk about.

Monday presser recap

  • Said Wilton Speight can’t compete this week, will be out multiple weeks
  • Brandon Peters will backup John O’Korn
  • Dylan McCaffrey will be third string
  • Gave praise of Michigan State QB Brian Lewerke, said he throws and runs very well, has a penchant for making big plays
  • Thinks night games are cool
  • Called Mike McCray the quarterback of the defense
  • Michigan won’t be wearing an alternate uniform against Michigan State
  • Said this is a big game, a huge game.