We were bending, but we never broke. It's not any less of a win because we didn't dominate some statistical categories. We've been through the worst of the worst, and when you've been through that, you feel like you can stay in any game."
"He makes it really easy on you as a coach because he has tremendous football instincts," Michigan tight ends coach Jay Harbaugh said. "Things come really naturally to him. He doesn't have to see things too many times. He has a good sense for how things should look and feel, and he's a tough, physical guy."