Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Michigan: A sleeping giant?

Could this finally be year? If it's not, then maybe things were never meant to be. Michigan comes into State College riding a nine-game winning streak in its series with Penn State. But there doesn't seem a way the Wolverines can pull off No. 10. For one, Michigan isn't very good this year. And two, Penn State is. Joe Paterno, however, is warning against the Wolverines. Odd as it may sound, Michigan is a trap game this year, sandwiched in between an emotional road win over Wisconsin and a date in Ohio State looming next Saturday.

Michigan: A sleeping giant?

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Could this finally be year? If it's not, then maybe things were never meant to be. Michigan comes into State College riding a nine-game winning streak in its series with Penn State. But there doesn't seem a way the Wolverines can pull off No. 10. For one, Michigan isn't very good this year. And two, Penn State is. Joe Paterno, however, is warning against the Wolverines. Odd as it may sound, Michigan is a trap game this year, sandwiched in between an emotional road win over Wisconsin and a date in Ohio State looming next Saturday.

It says here the Lions have nothing to worry about. Expect an avalanche of frustration to be dealt to the Wolverines.

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Joe Juliano has been a staff writer for The Inquirer for 20 years, covering college sports, golf and the Penn Relays.

Joining Joe this season will be John Stuetz, an intern for The Inquirer and senior at Penn State majoring in print journalism and marketing. This is John's third season covering the Penn State beat. He previously covered the Nittany Lions for the Daily Collegian, the university's student newspaper. A native of Glenside, Montgomery County, John graduated from Cheltenham High School.

For Joe, this will be his fifth season on the paper's Penn State beat. He previously covered the Nittany Lions for United Press International from 1976 to 1984.

Reach Joe at jjuliano@phillynews.com.

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