Found January 01, 2012 on Lions Blog:
Troy Woolfolk is naturally skeptical. He has good reason to be, considering what he has endured during his five years as a Wolverine. So his expectations weren't high when he was introduced to Michigan's new coach, Brady Hoke -- the third in his five-year career -- in January.

Robinson sends paperwork to NFL

He may have filed paperwork to the NFL Draft Advisory Board, but Michigan junior quarterback Denard Robinson expects to return to Ann Arbor for his senior year. "Oh yeah, I expect to be back," Robinson said during a news conference Friday. "That's it." Robinson -- in a common move for college juniors -- is testing the NFL draft waters, but the process isn...

Sugar Bowl win would be big step for Michigan football program, Mike Martin says

While the Michigan football players are motivated to finish the Jan. 3 Sugar Bowl -- the 11th win, a BCS bowl title, sending the seniors out with a final-game victory, something that hasn't been done since the 2008 Capital One Bowl -- there may be another drive as well.

U-M wins Great Lakes Invitational with OT win over MSU

DETROIT -- The Michigan State Spartans led the Michigan Wolverines 2-1 and were less than a minute away from winning their 13th Great Lakes Invitational championship. But nothing is ever guaranteed in the most-played rivalry in college hockey. The Wolverines were already on the power play and pulled goaltender Shawn Hunwick to get a 6-on-4 opportunity. Standing on the goal line...

(Video) Seniors Feeling the End is Near

Michigan players were available to the media this afternoon with many of them talking about the focus level down in New Orleans as well as seniors Kevin Koger, Ryan Van Bergen and Mike Martin talking about their feelings on the last few days as Michigan football players.

Sugar Bowl could present Michigan's Will Campbell with big opportunity

Michigan junior defensive tackle Will Campbell has spent time in the coaches' crosshairs over the past few years. Blessed with major talent but challenged to reach his potential, Campbell has just begun earning the coaches' praise. With Nathan Brink out and Will Heininger questionable for the Sugar Bowl on Tuesday, Campbell may get significant snaps.

Starting Michigan D-lineman ‘probably won’t be ready’ for Sugar Bowl

Already down a backup defensive lineman due to injury, Michigan has all but lost a starting member of the same unit ahead of their Sugar Bowl matchup with Virginia Tech. As previously noted, defensive tackle Will Heininger suffered a foot injury earlier this month and had been listed as questionable for the bowl game.  Sunday,…

Burke scores 27, No. 18 Michigan beats Minnesota

Freshman Trey Burke scored a season-high 27 points as No. 18 Michigan hung on to beat Minnesota 61-56 Sunday for its seventh straight victory.

Gophers come up short again, fall in Ann Arbor

Minnesota traveled to Ann Arbor to take on the #16 Michigan Wolverines but came up short again, falling in the final seconds 61-56, sending the Gophers to 0-2 in conference play and 12-3 on the season. The end of the Gophers’ latest conference loss felt eerily similar to the wild double-overtime defeat at the hands [...] Related posts:Gophers drop wild conference opener Buried...

Gibbons rewards Hoke's trust with solid season

Michigan kicker Brendan Gibbons got into the Superdome a bit earlier than his teammates last week. That's important because his comfort might mean the difference between winning Tuesday's Sugar Bowl and leaving in frustration.

Burke, No. 18 Michigan hang on against Minnesota

Freshman Trey Burke scored a season-high 27 points as No. 18 Michigan hung on to beat Minnesota 61-56 Sunday for its seventh straight victory.

Michigan Wolverines vs Minnesota Golden Gophers Preview

Jan 1, 4:00 PM | Crisler Arena Minnesota Golden Gophers vs Michigan Wolverines Odds 12-2TEAM RECORD11-2 Michigan will look to improve on its 11-2 record on Sunday when they host Minnesota in NCAAB odds action at Crisler Arena. The Golden Gophers will try to spoil to the party on Sunday; they are 5-6 ATS against the number this season, while the Wolverines are 6-4 ATS....

Live scoring: Wolverines host Golden Gophers in Big Ten play

The Michigan Wolverines take on the Minnesota Golden Gophers in Big Ten action this afternoon at Crisler Arena.
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