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Michigan junior running back Fitzgerald Toussaint talked to the media on Tuesday. GBW was there as he talked about getting a rhythm as a running team, the team's struggles lately running the ball, the pressure of running better when a backup QB comes in, expectations as a running back at Michigan, and more. ***video included***
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Michigan Football recruiting update: The Wolverines picked up commitment #23 on Wednesday when Da’Mario Jones (Westland, Michigan) committed. Jones is a wide receiver with good speed (4.4) and size (6-2, 185). He had previously committed to Central Michigan, but he couldn’t pass up on the opportunity to play at Michigan and switched his commitment when he received the offer...
For about 25 minutes on Saturday, Michigan remained in prime position to sieze control of the Big Ten Legends division. The Wolverine defense had held Nebraska’s high-powered offense to just seven points and 113 total yards of offense and was marching down the field to take the lead with time running short in the first half. On 2nd-and-7 from the Nebraska 15, Denard Robinson rushed...
Under Brady Hoke, Michigan is 15-0 when it scores more than 17 points. That’s all the defense needs to stand its ground and hold off its opponent. This weekend, however, Michigan came up well short and suffered its third loss of the season. All three have been away from the Big House.
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As was alluded to in the preview for this Legends division showdown, fate can be a fickle mistress, and fortunes can change quickly. After a slow 2-2 start, Michigan reeled off three consecutive wins, topping 40 points twice, and outlasting … Continue reading →
We previewed the Michigan – Nebraska game last week, so here’s a review of that one, a 23-9 win for the Cornhuskers. The Cornhuskers beat the Wolverines, 23-9, on Saturday night and took control of the Big Ten’s Legends Division in the process. The game was close until Michigan lost Denard Robinson to a right elbow injury. He was [...]
Michigan point guard Trey Burke has been suspended for the Wolverines' Nov. 1 exhibition opener against Northern Michigan, the team announced Wednesday.
In a press release, the team said that the sophomore point guard is being punished for an undisclosed violation of team rules.
"We have high standards and values for our student-athletes and we expect everyone to meet...
Saturday night, the Michigan Wolverines didn’t look at all prepared to challenge for a Legends Division title as they were beaten and battered at Memorial Stadium by the Nebraska Cornhuskers. Only two road games remain on Michigan’s slate, and with … Continue reading →
To continue our returning player previews, today we take a look at big man Jon Horford. You can view previous player previews here.
6’10″, 250 pounds
Grand Ledge, Mich.
Grand Ledge High School
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Wilbert the Wolverine here—sorry I am late with this—I’ve been out wandering around the U of M Campus today. I can count the students wearing Michigan sweatshirts on one paw. Last Monday, practically everybody on campus had on a Michigan sweatshirt, and M Flags were still hanging from dorm room windows—none today. Why is that? Last Monday people were going into to Moe’s...
With the regular season just around the corner and Michigan’s first exhibition game tonight, let’s take a look at the Wolverines’ preseason First Team All-American, Trey Burke, as we wind down our player previews. You can view previous player previews here.
6’0″, 190 pounds
Michigan guard Trey Burke has been suspended for the Wolverines' exhibition opener Thursday against Northern Michigan.
The school says Burke will sit out for violating team standards. Coach John Beilein says the sophomore star is a good kid but made some ''out-of-character'' decisions he now regrets.
The fifth-ranked Wolverines are coming off a Big Ten championship...
Sophomore PG Trey Burke has been suspended for the Northern Michigan game (exhibition) tomorrow.
Michigan coasted to a 83-47 exhibition win over Northern Michigan. Nik Stauskas led U-M in scoring with 17, Spike Albrecht added 16 and 6 assists. Jordan Morgan had 12 rebounds.
Michigan Head Coach John Beilein released a statement just prior to his press conference Wednesday stating sophomore point guard Trey Burke has been suspended for one game. What does it mean for Thursday’s exhibition?