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Michigan senior quarterback Denard Robinson talks about his protective sleeve, the effects it has on him throwing the football, his thankfulness for his injury not ending his career, his new role in the Michigan offense, his first ever catch in a game, his thoughts on doing whatever takes to get on the field, the last time he played another position, and more. ***Watch the full interview.***
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Last week against Iowa, the Michigan coaching staff revealed a twist to the offense which had never been seen before in the capacity that it was used: Denard Robinson and Devin Gardner on the field at the same time, with Gardner under center instead of Denard. Last year, Gardner did get some playing time at quarterback while Denard ran some plays at wide receiver or running back...
The Wolverines have had a roller coaster year starting with their opening night lost to #2 (then #1) Alabama and then three weeks later to #1 (then #11) Notre Dame to drop to 2-2. Since then they have won six of the seven, only losing to Nebraska in Lincoln and that was after losing QB Denard Robinson to a nerve issue in his throwing right elbow. Now they have a two quarterback...
(Eds: APNewsNow. Will be updated. With AP Photos.) By LARRY LAGE AP Sports Writer Michigan senior safety Jordan Kovacs says he's living his dream.
Kovacs will start the 45th game of his storybook career Saturday when the 20th-ranked Wolverines travel to his home state to play No. 4 Ohio State.
He grew up in Curtice, Ohio, about 15 miles southeast of the Michigan state line...
Michigan fifth-year senior Elliott Mealer reflects on his experience as a child
growing up in Ohio, the excitement leading up to the game, and what it will be
like playing in front of friends and family.
Despite the season ending injury to junior running back Fitz Toussaint, the Michigan offense is fully utilizing play action to open up the passing game. With a dangerous Denard Robinson in the backfield, more could be on the way.
The 2012 Presidential Election was officially over when it was announced that the state of Ohio’s electoral votes went to Barack Obama. Now, fans a select group of people in “the Mother of Presidents” is asking for a favor in return. The Ohio State Buckeyes are one game away from a perfect regular season. Even [...]
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) - Devin Gardner has flourished in three straight starts at quarterback for Michigan.
Denard Robinson is healthy enough to play, but can't seem to do more than lightly lob a short pass.
So, is there any chance Robinson will go back to being the team's QB on Saturday at Ohio State?
"I guess he could," Wolverines coach Brady Hoke said with a straight...
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Michigan fans and players don't know if Denard Robinson will start at quarterback Saturday in Columbus, Ohio.
More important for the Wolverines, neither does anybody at Ohio State.
In his weekly news conference, Brady Hoke continued to play coy about his injured quarterback. Robinson played a "superback" role in Saturday's 42-17 win over Iowa...
Michigan Head Coach John Beilein and the Wolverines utilized the week away from game action to focus on themselves just three games into the season. What did they find? A few “holes” to patch up prior to the challenge awaiting them in New York.
John Beilein met with the media after Michigan’s narrow win over Pittsburgh to open the NIT Season Tip-Off. Watch Beilein’s comments in the embedded media player below:
No. 19 Michigan at Ohio State
Saturday, 12:00 p.m., ABC
Line: Ohio State -3.5
The Big Game may not be quite up to the magnitude of 2006's historic No. 1 vs. No. 2, but any time Michigan and Ohio State get together it is worth paying attention to. This year's edition of the storied Big Ten rivalry brings a unique twist to the series, with Ohio State looking to cap...
The most potent weapons for No. 20 Michigan and No. 4 Ohio State are undoubtedly their quarterbacks.
Pity their poor defenses in the big showdown on Saturday.
Devin Gardner and Denard Robinson, who may line up everywhere but behind the center due to an arm injury, are the speedsters who lead the Wolverines' attack. Meanwhile the Buckeyes rely on Braxton Miller, who likes to...