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Michigan ex-quarterback-turned-wide receiver Devin Gardner took "a lot" of QB snaps during a Tuesday practice session in the possibility he had to replace injured Wolverine starting QB Denard Robinson in this coming Saturday's game at Minnesota. (The Detroit Free Press)
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Chip Minnich looks at Illinois' "Identity Crisis " Illinois is a mediocre football team. That's what it is. (Land-Grant Holy Land)
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Iowa faces more running back woes with Mark Weisman still recovering from injury out for the game against Indiana. (The Cedar Rapids Gazette)
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Michigan Football Game Preview: at Minnesota
Michigan Football (5-3, 3-1) will head to Minnesota (5-3, 1-3) looking to right the ship after losing on the road last week. Kick off is scheduled for 12:01 (EST) and the game will be televised on the Big Ten Network.
The Gophers walloped Purdue at home last week 44-28. In that game true freshman Philip Nelson made his first career start...
Michigan quarterback Denard Robinson has been ruled out of the game at Minnesota.
Robinson has had nerve damage in his right elbow that forced him out of last week's loss at Nebraska. The Wolverines announced right before Saturday's kickoff that Robinson won't play because of an undisclosed injury. Devin Gardner, who was recently moved back to quarterback from wide receiver...
Quarterback Denard Robinson will not play for Michigan in Saturday's game against Minnesota, coach Brady Hoke announced just before kickoff.
Robinson missed the second half of last week's loss to Nebraska with a nerve injury in his throwing elbow. He tried to warm up before the Minnesota game, but threw only a few passes.
Devin Gardner, who has spent the entire season at...
MINNEAPOLIS The University of Minnesota football team is preparing as if Michigan quarterback Denard Robinson will be healthy enough to play Saturday.In fact, the Gophers are hoping he does."As a team, we want him to play," safety Brock Vereen said. "You want to play a team when they're at their best."Robinson is the Wolverines' dual-threat quarterback...
Twitter exploded just before noon with the news that Michigan starting quarterback Denard Robinson would miss today's Michigan-Minnesota game.
vs. Minnesota on BTNRT @umichfootball: Injury Update - Denard Robinson (undisclosed injury) is out today. Devin Gardner will start at QB.
— Big Ten Network (@BigTenNetwork) November 3, 2012
For this week’s edition of Friend vs. Foe, we welcome Tom from the Minnesota SB Nation blog The Daily Gopher. He will provide his perspective on how or why Minnesota can beat Michigan on Saturday. Remember, this is not an actual game prediction. It is an attempt to describe how or why each team can win from each side of the matchup.
The case for Minnesota
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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...
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 [...]
MINNEAPOLIS After beating Purdue in convincing fashion last weekend, the University of Minnesota football team is now 5-3 and just one win from becoming bowl eligible for the first time since 2009. The Gophers have four games remaining to try and secure that sixth win, and it begins Saturday with visiting Michigan. The Wolverines are also seeking their sixth win of the year after...
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Robinson injury update.
Michigan head football coach Brady Hoke says quarterback Denard Robinson, who suffered a elbow injuryin last Saturday's loss to Nebraska, is expected to start this Saturday against Minnesota. (The Sporting News)
MINNEAPOLIS More than a year later, Minnesota's 58-0 loss to Michigan still stings.It was the most lopsided defeat the Gophers have suffered in years. In fact, it was the biggest blowout for either team in their series that dates back to 1892 and was the first time Minnesota had been shut out by Michigan since a 45-0 Wolverines win in 1976.The Gophers finished with just 177...
Here we go, folks. With four earnest weeks to go in the college fantasy football season, it's time to buckle your seatbelt and get ready for CFF overdrive. There is very little margin for error. Every game matters.Oh yes, to fantasy geeks, Saturday will be about a whole lot more than just Oregon-USC and Alabama-LSU. Here's what we'll be watching...12:00pm ETTexas...
With their Big Ten Championship hopes in the balance, Denard Robinson went down with a pinched nerve in his elbow (the Ulnar Nerve) and I proceeded to watch the remaining 2 1/2 quarters, watching the bid to the Big Ten Championship slip away.
The issue on Saturday was not the defense. They played very well and were led by Craig Roh, who had one of the best games all year. The...