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Wednesday, January 4, 2012
WolverineNation: Defense rises in red zone

By ESPN.com staff

Defense delivers: It wasn’t Michigan’s best defensive effort or really even close, but somehow Greg Mattison’s unit kept Virginia Tech out of the end zone most of the night.

Gibbons completes zero to hero journey: Sophomore kicker Brendan Gibbons struggled in 2010 but became a key player this season, so much so that his teammates and coaches were sure he’d deliver the game-winner in overtime.