Originally posted on The Majors Ann Arbor  |  Last updated 5/13/13
Brady Hoke has been keen on rivalries since making his way back to Ann Arbor, something his predecessor in Rich Rodriguez was never one to do. Unfortunately though for Hoke and the Wolverines one of their storied rivalries in Notre Dame has chosen to dissolve the rivalry, at least for the time being which has left Hoke a little agitated… (via Mlive.com) “The Notre Dame game, that rivalry, which they’re chickening out of,” Hoke said Monday during the West Michigan Sports Commission Annual Luncheon at the J.W. Marriott in Grand Rapids. The remark drew thunderous applause from the crowd. “They’re still gonna play Michigan State, they’re gonna play Purdue, but they don’t want to play Michigan,” Hoke continued. “I don’t know how they made that decision … I really do … But anyway, that’s a great national rivalry game. It’s a great game.” Since making a scheduling alliance with the ACC, the Irish chose to stop games with the Wolverines between 2015 and 2019 which runs into a previousl
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