In this space will be any predictions for the 2009 season from various national publications (sorry, but your Uncle Leon's predictions don't count...unless he writes for Sports Illustrated). Therefore, we as Michigan fans can keep track of whether anybody knows anything about Michigan football or not.
Big Ten Network (Dave Revsine and Gerry DiNardo): 6-6 overall
ESPN.com (Ivan Maisel): Zoltan Mesko is Pre-Season All-America punter
ESPN.com (Mark Schlabach and Bruce Feldman): Schlabach predicts a Champs Sports Bowl vs. North Carolina. Feldman predicts a Papajohns.com Bowl vs. Cincinnati.
NationalChamps.net: 5-7 record, 9th in conference
Sports Illustrated: #53 in the country
The Sporting News: #38 in the country (Beware: He predicts that Dorrestein and Ferrara will anchor the line, so he doesn't know anything.)