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The Michigan vs. Ohio State football rivalry ranks as the top Big 10 rivalry and is one of the nation's best. The series has been dominated by Big Blue and we outline UM's biggest moments in the series.

Michigan vs. Ohio State - Wolverines Bragging Rights

Since Michigan began competing against Ohio State on the football field in 1897, the Wolverines faithful has taken great pride in having many bragging rights over the boys from Columbus.

The series has produced “Bo” vs. “Woody”, numerous Big 10 championships and a plethora of national titles. Not only has the Michigan program dominated the Rivalry clashes with their southern neighbors, but UM has also excelled in producing more national championships, Big 10 Conference crowns and more.

Throughout the storied history of the Michigan vs. Ohio State rivalry, the Wolverines have dished out a lot of agony on the Scarlet and Gray. Listed below are notable winning streaks for the Victors

Wolverines Winning Streaks of 3 or more games

- (9) 1901-1909 - UM outscored OSU 285-18 in 9 games

- (3) 1911-1918 – UM shutout OSU in their 3 meetings

- (6) 1922-1927 – UM shutout OSU in 4 of the 6 games

- (3) 1938-1940 – UM outscored OSU 79-0 in 3 games

- (4) 1945-1948 – UM outscored OSU 89-12 in 4 games

- (3) 1976-1978 – UM outscored OSU 50-9 in 3 games

- (4) 1988-1991 - UM outscored OSU 109-65 in 4 games

- (3) 1995-1997 - UM outscored OSU 64-46 in 3 games

Michigan has dominated the rivalry through the years, however these games listed below were extra hard on the Buckeyes.

1902 – UM 86 OSU 0

1905 – UM 40 OSU 0

1940 – UM 40 OSU 0

1946 – UM 58 OSU 6

1993 – UM 28 OSU 0

Claimed National Championships: Another way UM leaves OSU feeling "Blue!"

Michigan (11) – 1901, 1902, 1903, 1904, 1918, 1923, 1932, 1933, 1947, 1948, 1997

Ohio State (7 – 1942, 1954, 1957, 1961, 1968, 1970, 2002

Big 10 Football Championships – Michigan 42 – Ohio State 34

Pro Football Hall of Fame Members

Michigan (8) - Dan Dierdorf , Len Ford , Bill Hewitt , Elroy (Crazylegs) Hirsch* , Tom Mack , Ralph Wilson, Jr. , Benny Friedman , George Allen

Ohio State (8) Sid Gillman , Lou Groza , Dante Lavelli , Jim Parker , Paul Warfield , Bill Willis , Dick LeBeau, Cris Carter


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