Knox went down with a foot injury in the win against MI and won't be able to recover quick enough to play a week later.
"I was pretty calm going into that situation", Haskins said as he prepared to face MI for the first time as a starter today.
"I'm going to be very hard on everybody this week", Meyer promised.
Haskins certainly has displayed plenty of poise since.
While Brady admitted that the 11-1 Buckeyes are a "great team", it still burns him that he hasn't won one of if these bets in ages.
When asked about MI football's loss, Tom Brady was not thrilled with the program's inability to "win a big game". I think that's an advantage. "He's been hit in the mouth".
4-ranked Michigan Wolverines prepared for "The Game" against the No. 10-ranked Ohio State Buckeyes, a spot in the College Football Playoff and a shot at defining his legacy was on the line for Jim Harbaugh.
In the week between the MI game and the Big Ten Championship Game, the Buckeyes have to try to catch up with Northwestern's preparation.
The Wildcats (8-4, 8-1 Big Ten) are in the Big Ten championship for the first time since the conference was divided and the game created in 2011. Maybe the Rose if Ohio State is in the playoff.
The Buckeyes came into the annual rivalry game with a Swiss cheese defense that has given coach Urban Meyer headaches in the past month.
MI is making the final stop on what defensive end Chase Winovich has called a revenge tour.
"If you took a poll of Clemson fans I'm guessing Ohio State would be the preferred opponent". They have been increasingly confident publicly.
A spot in the playoff could still come, but the Buckeyes have to win big in Indianapolis. Linebacker Devin Bush, wearing a revenge tour hat, said a win would mean everything.
"Alabama is in provided they don't lose by 40 to Georgia", Sallee said. "Basically, what I did was I thought we could win with the talent that we had, and obviously the guys proved me right, so I'm proud of them for that". Likely because of Ohio State's big loss to Purdue.