Marcus Hartman asked a good question tonight. He wondered how the Michigan uniform numbers could be legal.
I’m kind of wondering the same thing. First, here’s the rule:
And here, as provided by Michigan’s Twitter feed, is a photo of the jerseys they are wearing.
Let me state unequivocally that this will have no outcome on the bearing of the game, but I don’t envy the referees trying to make sure they make the call on the correct player.