Every Thursday, Tom, Mike and Chantel will discuss three issues in and around Michigan sports. This week, they consider Alabama's defense, Michigan football media day and whether the 2014 recruiting class can rival the 2013 class.
1. The Alabama defense has suffered a few significant losses this past week. Does it really make any difference for the Wolverines? Or does the Crimson Tide have enough depth that Michigan still won't get the ball deep?