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Despite a short week, Detroit got through the Texans' game relatively unscathed.
Both Michigan and Michigan State won on Saturday to pick up ground in the Legends Division.
The Big Ten is shut out of the Coaches Poll for the first time ever.
Luke Putkonen has made seven relief appearances for the Tigers earlier in 2012.
The Red Wings winger is attempting a comeback from a severe concussion.
Henrik Zetterberg of the Red Wings will stay in the U.S. during any potential NHL lockout.
Tyler Clary establishing a new Olympic record was one of several highlights for Michigan athletes in London.
Michigan State scrimmaged on Sunday as part of its fall camp, and the offense has some work to do.