Def. Recap: Rush D Limits Maryland

TMI's Josh Newkirk and Sam Webb breakdown U-M's defensive performance after Michigan's 59-3 win against Maryland.

ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Once again, Michigan's defense stepped up its next challenge, limiting Maryland to only 73 yards rushing in the 59-3 blowout win. 

Topics include: 

  1. Defense adjusts to Maryland's big plays: Despite some breakdowns defensively, Michigan held Maryland scoreless in the first half. 
  2. Rush defense clamps down: Maryland only could muster 73 yards rushing against Michigan's rush defense. 
  3. Pass rush comes strong: U-M's front seven finished with three sacks and 13 TFL in the win. 

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