Michigan plays at Indiana for a Big Ten East football game on Saturday, October 14. Find game time, TV channel and how to watch online
information for the Michigan-Indiana game below.
The Wolverines (4-1, 1-1 Big Ten) and
QB John O’Korn dropped to No. 17 in the AP national poll after losing
14-10 against Michigan State at home last week.
Indiana (3-2, 0-2) beat Charleston Southern, 27-0, last week in a home non-conference game. The Wolverines have won 21 straight
games in the series, including 20-10 last season in Ann Arbor, Mich. The Hoosiers last beat Michigan in 1987, a 14-10 victory
Michigan-Indiana football game time, details
Time: 12 p.m. ET
Date: Saturday, October 14, 2017
Location: Memorial Stadium, Bloomington, Ind.
Weather: Sunny, high of 82 degrees, 10 percent chance of rain
The line: Michigan -7
What TV channel is showing Michigan-Indiana football?
The Michigan-Indiana game will be televised on ABC. You can find your
local ABC station channel here.
How can I watch Michigan-Indiana online?
The Michigan-Michigan State game can be watched online at
How can I listen to Michigan-Indiana on the radio?
The Michigan broadcast can be heard on the
U-M/IMG Sports Network with flagship WWJ-AM (950) in Detroit. The Indiana broadcast can be found on the
IU Radio Network, Sirius 145, XM 196, Internet 958.
Michigan-Indiana, 3 keys to game
1. Hold on to the ball
That’s something Michigan did not do against MSU. The Wolverines lost 2 fumbles, 1 by running back Ty Isaac and 1 by tight
end Sean McKeon, in the first half that stymied potential scoring drives. Then, quarterback John O’Korn threw interceptions
on three consecutive drives in the second half after the deficit had been cut to 4 points. The fact that the Wolverines still
had a shot to win the game in the final seconds was a testament to how well the defense played. They are now minus-5 in turnover
margin this season and have allowed 34 points off 12 giveaways. Indiana has a turnover margin of minus-7 and has allowed 38
points off 11 giveaways. The Hoosiers have just 4 takeaways on defense. The Wolverines can’t afford to give them extra possessions.
2. Toughen up
The message is to forget about last week. Forget about the loss to MSU. Focus on the week of practice and getting a win on
the road. Indiana has long been on the lower half of the Big Ten, but the Hoosiers have been to bowl games each of the last
two seasons and first-year coach Tom Allen is trying to build upon that success. This is not a team that will roll over for
Michigan. The Wolverines have a big test next week at Penn State, but if they want to continue as contenders for the Big Ten
East title, they can’t look ahead.
3. Be prepared for Indiana’s passing attack
Indiana was high-octane up-tempo under former head coach Kevin Wilson. The pace has slowed a bit under Allen, the former defensive
coordinator, and new offensive coordinator Mike DeBord, but this offense’s strength is still in the passing game. Redshirt
freshman Peyton Ramsey made his first career start last week against Charleston Southern. Granted, it was against a FCS opponent,
but Ramsey threw for 321 yards and 2 touchdowns in the victory. He’s played in all five games this season, throwing 6 touchdowns
against just 2 interceptions. Indiana has had 13 passing plays of 20 yards or more, including 5 for touchdowns, and it is
averaging nearly 260 yards passing per game. The Wolverines are allowing just 213 total yards per game, the lowest total in
the country. They are second in passing yards allowed [126 yards] per game and holding opponents to an 89.86 passer efficiency
rating, the fourth-best mark in the nation.
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