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Posted on Mon, Oct 17, 2011 : 2:57 p.m.

Michigan coach Brady Hoke, senior defensive lineman Mike Martin discuss Michigan State loss

By Nick Baumgardner

The Michigan football team dropped its fourth straight game to Michigan State on Saturday, the first time that's happened since 1959-62.

On Monday, Wolverines coach Brady Hoke and players spoke about what went wrong, and how it will be fixed.

Michigan is off this week and will host Purdue for homecoming on Oct. 29.

Nick Baumgardner covers Michigan sports for He can be reached at 734-623-2514, by email at and followed on Twitter @nickbaumgardner.



Tue, Oct 18, 2011 : 8:58 a.m.

Martin is a great kid and a very good player and it is too bad he got stuck in a bad situation


Tue, Oct 18, 2011 : 4:34 a.m.

Curious if Hoke refers to the fourth and 1 play that worked well for them the last two years as a play for him at San Diego State or a play for the Rich Rod team?