Monday, September 9, 2013
Is Michigan the Big Ten's best?
By ESPN.com staff
Each week during the college football season, Mel Kiper and Todd McShay kick off the week by settling a debate, then look at emerging NFL prospects and peek ahead to next week.
|Devin Gardner and Braxton Miller lead two of the best teams in the Big Ten.|
The discussion: Has Michigan become the favorite in the Big Ten?
Todd McShay: It's an interesting question, because my guess is that most people would say that there's a pretty big gap between Ohio State and Michigan. But after watching the tape of Michigan's win Saturday over Notre Dame, I don't think there's much of a gap at all, even though the Buckeyes still hold a slight edge in overall talent.
Mel Kiper: I would call the Wolverines the co-favorites right now with Ohio State (plus one sleeper I'll write a little about later). But I also think Michigan has several advantages going forward.
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