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5 Teams Michigan Has Shockingly Never Lost To

By David Hayes
The Michigan Wolverines football team has surprisingly never lost to any of these five teams in program history.
The Michigan Wolverines football team has surprisingly never lost to any of these five teams in program history. / Joe Robbins/Getty Images
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The Michigan Wolverines are among the top of college football's most elite and storied programs, and you don't get a seat at that kind of table without earning it over sustained periods of success against a wide variety of opponents.

While one might think the Wolverines would have dropped at least one game to most of the country's major opponents somewhere along the line, here's a look at the five most impressive FBS opponents Michigan has surprisingly never lost to.

Teams Michigan Has Never Lost To

*Note: All opponents included below are limited to current FBS programs that have played Michigan at least once.

5. Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets

Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets football helmet.
Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets football helmet. / Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images

All-Time Series Record: (1-0-0)
Most Recent Meeting: Oct. 20, 1934
Final Score: Michigan 9 | Georgia Tech 2

4. Ole Miss Rebels

Ole Miss football helmet.
Ole Miss football helmet. / Jonathan Bachman/Getty Images

All-Time Series Record: (1-0-0)
Most Recent Meeting: Jan. 1, 1991 (Gator Bowl)
Final Score: Michigan 35 | Ole Miss 3

3. Oklahoma State Cowboys

Oklahoma State Cowboys football helmet.
Oklahoma State Cowboys football helmet. / Brian Bahr/Getty Images

All-Time Series Record: (2-0-0)
Most Recent Meeting: Sept. 19, 1982
Final Score: Michigan 35 | Oklahoma State 3

2. Virginia Tech Hokies

Virginia Tech Hokies football helmet.
Virginia Tech Hokies football helmet. / Michael Hickey/Getty Images

All-Time Series Record: (1-0-0)
Most Recent Meeting: Jan. 1, 2012 (Sugar Bowl)
Final Score: Michigan 23 | Virginia Tech 20

1. Pittsburgh Panthers

Pitt Panthers football helmet.
Pitt Panthers football helmet. / Carmen Mandato/Getty Images

All-Time Series Record: (2-0-0)
Most Recent Meeting: Oct. 11, 1947
Final Score: Michigan 69 | Pitt 0


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David Hayes is not a FanDuel employee. In addition to providing DFS gameplay advice, David Hayes also participates in DFS contests on FanDuel using his personal account, username DavidWHayes. While the strategies and player selections recommended in his articles are his personal views, he may deploy different strategies and player selections when entering contests with his personal account. The views expressed in their articles are the author's alone and do not necessarily reflect the views of FanDuel.

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