Posted February 06, 2013 on
Michigan's 2013 signing class is in the books and Head Coach Brady Hoke is quite pleased with the 27 guys he's signed. Hoke said most importantly, these guys are all guys with character and integrity, not to mention they're quite talented on the football field as well.

Michigan Football recruiting: 2014 QB Wilton Speight commits

Wilton Speight As the letters of intent came streaming into the Michigan Football offices on 2013 signing day, the Wolverines also picked up their second commitment in the 2014 class. QB Wilton Speight (Richmond, Virginia) committed during a phone call with the coaches. Speight is a 6-foot-6, 220 pound pocket passer. He has already pledged to recruit the 2014 class the same way Shane...

Hoke perfect with 2013 recruiting class

ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Twenty-seven up, twenty-seven down. No, Brady Hoke didn't pitch a perfect game Wednesday, but as a football coach, he had a perfect day. By noon, Hoke had received letters of intent from all 27 members of his star-studded recruiting class, led by four players given five stars by "This was a very exciting day, because we're very happy...

Hoke perfect with U-M's 2013 recruiting class

ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Twenty-seven up, 27 down. No, Brady Hoke didn't pitch a perfect game Wednesday, but as a football coach, he had a perfect day. By noon, Hoke had received letters of intent from all 27 members of his star-studded recruiting class, led by four players given five stars by "This was a very exciting day, because we're very happy with this...

Belted short shorts for Wolverines?

Later this month, the Michigan Wolverines will wear their fifth different basketball uniform of the season. This one had the potential to be something truly, uhm, geeky. The Michigan athletic department announced Wednesday that, as part of the dedication ceremonies for the renovated Crisler Center, the Wolverines will wear white 1968 throwback jerseys against Penn State on Feb...

It Looks as if Jalen Rose Went to a College Party After the Indiana vs. Michigan Game

Indiana hosted the then #1 Michigan Wolverines on Saturday Night in Bloomington. It was a helluva game that saw the Hoosiers take home the W, and eventually regain the top seed in the nation. Among those on hand were former Michigan stand-out and DUI offender Jalen Rose. While I’m sure Jalen enjoyed the game, it certainly looks like he enjoyed the post-game festivities as well...

RB Green highlights Michigan's class of 27

Running backs Derrick Green and De'Veon Smith signed with Michigan on Wednesday, giving the Wolverines a pair of additional options in the backfield. The 5-foot-11, 220-pound Green is the nation's top-ranked running back recruit, according to The Richmond, Va., product scored over 20 touchdowns as both a junior and a senior in high school. Smith, who is from...

Signing Day Capsule: Wyatt Shallman

Catholic Central athlete Wyatt Shallman emerged as one of the most sought after juniors in the country. Now headed to Ann Arbor to play for Brady Hoke and Michigan, Shallman will be asked to impact the game from several different positions.

Michigan 2013 Signees: Offense

The 2013 recruiting cycle is now complete and the Wolverines capped it off by signing quite the impressive class. Several needs were met on both sides of the ball as Brady Hoke and his staff add 27 players to the roster.

Signing Day Capsule: Jake Butt

With the emergence of Michigan freshman tight end Devin Funchess this past season, Butt should give the Wolverines a nice tandem at tight end for the foreseeable future.

Local Big Ten Hoops Review: Ghosts Visit Michigan Wolverines to Explain Proper Evolution of Elite

“Life goes on. Get over it. You’re still young. It’ll get better. Blah, Blah, Blah.” That quote is attributed to David Levithan’s book Marly’s Ghost, in which a young boy Ben, upon his beloved girlfriend’s death, is visited by the ghost of Valentines Day past, present and future. It’s a crafty remake of A Christmas Carol. Clearly, sarcasm is rampant in this refrain...

Video: Shallman signs with Michigan

Signing Day 2013 is now behind us and the Michigan Wolverines signed quite the impressive class. Running back Wyatt Shallman is excited to bring his skills to Ann Arbor but is more importantly ready to get to work.

Funk Sees an OL Class that Fits UM’s Style

Michigan signed six prized offensive lineman to year’s 2013 class. The haulincluded: David Dawson, Patrick Kugler, Logan Tuley-Tillman, Chris Fox, Kyle Bosch and Dan Samuelson. It's a group that gets the Maize & Blue one step closer to establishing the powerful identity Brady Hoke and offensive line coach, Darrell Funk envision. ***With Video***

Urban Meyer calls out rest of Big Ten for shoddy recruiting

With a consensus top-three recruiting class 1  under his belt with just one year with the Ohio State Buckeyes under his belt, the university’s head coach of football is now attempting to light a fire under the rest of the Big Ten who did not bear as much fruit on the recruiting trails. “It’s not only important, it’s essential,” Meyer said of improved conference recruiting...

Recruitaholics: The Usual + Your NSD Preview

This Week: National Signing Day, National Signing Day The beloved once-a-year holiday of football recruiting is finally here and I couldn't be more excited! Tomorrow all current verbal commits will sign their LOI's and be officially committed to The University of Michigan.  Not a lot of commotion should involve Michigan's name much tomorrow with the class having...
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