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Wolverines gasp to 28-24 win over Akron

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Michigan senior Jeremy Gallon (21) dodges Akron senior Malachi Freeman (20).

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Fans celebrate a play.

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Akron sophomore Zach D'Orazio (11) narrowly misses a pass in the end zone on fourth-and-goal with only seconds remaining. The QB was heavily pressured by Michigan defenders.

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Akron senior Jerrod Dillard (88) jumps for a pass and is blocked by Michigan junior Delonte Hollowell (24) and Thomas Gordon (30)

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Michigan Head Coach Brady Hoke talks with players.

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Michigan sophomore Jehu Chesson (36) celebrates as he scores a touchdown on Akron senior Anthony Holmes (7).

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Michigan Head Coach Brady Hoke yells from the sidelines during the final minutes of the game.

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Michigan senior quarterback Devin Gardner (98) runs the ball into the end zone for a touchdown.

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Akron senior Emmanuel Lartey (31) blocks Michigan freshman Jake Butt (88) and is penalized for passing interference.

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Michigan senior Jeremy Gallon (21) reaches for a pass on Akron senior Malachi Freeman (20) and narrowly misses.

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Michigan players sophomore Devin Funchess (87) and senior Drew Dileo (9) celebrate.

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Michigan sophomore Jehu Chesson (86) runs the ball.

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Akron junior Justin March (5) reaches for a deflected pass and makes a catch for an interception.

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Michigan junior Blake Countess (18) runs the ball after intercepting an Akron pass.

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Michigan junior Thomas Rawls (39) runs the ball as Akron sophomore Bryce Cheek (29) attempts to tackle.

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An air plane writes "Hoke" in the sky.

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Michigan senior quarterback Devin Gardner (98) runs the ball and is chased out of bounds by Akron junior C.J. Mizell (51) and sophomore Jatavis Brown (53).

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Akron sophomore quarterback Kyle Pohl (16) looks to pass as Michigan senior Jibreel Black (55) runs to attempt a tackle.

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Michigan senior Jibreel Black (55) tackles Akron sophomore quarterback Kyle Pohl (16), forcing him to throw the ball.

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Michigan senior quarterback Devin Gardner (98) hands off the ball to senior Fitzgerald Toussaint during.

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Akron sophomore Zach D'Orazio (11) runs the ball into the end zone for a touchdown.

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Akron sophomore Zach D'Orazio (11) runs the ball toward the end zone for a touchdown.

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Michigan players and student celebrate beating Akron.

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Michigan sophomore Ondre Pipkins celebrates beating Akron.

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