The writers at WolverineNation and BuckeyeNation put their heads together to break down the rivals' 2013 classes. Position by position, they'll give you a look at who Brady Hoke and Urban Meyer brought in and, ultimately, which class edged out the other.
about 1074 days ago | Brad Bournival & Tom VanHaaren | Ohio State Buckeyes
Michigan's defense has been much improved under coordinator Greg Mattison, but it's still not at the level he knows it needs to be. Mattison has coached at all levels and knows the type of player he needs on his defense to be a national contender.
about 1094 days ago | Tom VanHaaren | Michigan Wolverines
Michigan's secondary suffered a big blow in the first game of last season when sophomore starter Blake Countess went down with an ACL injury. The already thin unit held together well without him, but the depth was a concern going forward, especially at cornerback.
about 1105 days ago | Tom VanHaaren | Michigan Wolverines
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- North Carolina State picked up its 18th commit in the 2013 class Wednesday. Defensive tackle Kenton Gibbs (Detroit/Cass Tech) chose the Wolfpack over other offers Big Ten schools and Pitt, according to Gibbs and Cass Tech coach Thomas Wilcher.
about 1110 days ago | Chantel Jennings | NCF On The Trail