August 31, 2013
U-M 59, CMU 9: Notes, quotes and observations
Michigan didn't play a perfect game Saturday in a 59-9 win over Central Michigan. It was, however, a great game for the U-M coaches in many ways - a blowout win, a chance to play a ton of people, several positive signs and enough mistakes that they don't have to apologize for harping on them this week rather than patting them on the back.
Not that they would, anyway. It's the rare occasion when one of the coaches goes out of his way to praise his group (like defensive coordinator Greg Mattison did at Illinois a few years ago). There's no such thing as perfect, and many times great isn't good enough.
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