Veteran Michigan quarterback Chad Henne will not be able to play against Notre Dame on Saturday. Henne suffered a lower leg injury against Oregon and was officially ruled out of the game coming up against the Irish. There is no confirmation of the exact type of injury that Henne suffered but reports from various web site indicate that Henne stretched a ligament in the back of his knee.
True freshman Ryan Mallet will start against Notre Dame. The Irish will also start a rookie in Jimmy Clausen. Both teams are 0-2 for the first time in history