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Michigan sophomore cornerback Blake Countess is looking to create turnovers this season. GBW caught up with the rising sophomore as he talked about his expectations this season, his reflection on his freshman campaign, his thoughts on Alabama, and more.***Video Interview included***
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Michigan Wolverines quarterback Denard Robinson claims that he could beat Olympian Usain Bolt in the 40-yard dash.
Last night it was the Michigan Wolverines being put under the 2nd annual B1G Countdown to Kickoff microscope. Helping us to break down the Maize 'N Blue was Brad Muckenthaler of Maize 'N Blue Nation.
Denard Robinson's passing game
The brutal schedule
How important is the Michigan State game?
What young players could contribute in 2012?
Last season in the NCAA was a turning point for a lot of programs. One, in particular, made a wave of change that rippled through the very core of collegiate athletics.
There was a shift in a program that made impact on a university, a conference, and on a nation. Yes, you already know who this refers to: The Michigan Wolverines.
What this college football program turned around...
Last night we had the opportunity to call into the Michigan preview episode with Andy from the Wisconsin blog MadTowns Badgers. We did the same show last year, so it was great to get back with Andy to go another round talking Michigan football.
The conversation moved from talk about 2011 and Brady Hoke's impact, to recruiting, to discussion about the offense and defense...
Here's the latest Michigan Wolverines news on Aug. 13, 2012, as Brady Hoke's team prepares for its season-opener against Alabama:
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Michigan senior cornerback J.T. Floyd is looking forward to big senior season. GBW caught up Floyd at Michigan media day as he talked about playing Alabama, the Tide’s wide receiver corps, the impact of Coach Mallory, his relationship with Blake Countess, and more. ***video interview included***
In second and final part of Thomas Rawls media day interview he goes one on one with GoBlueWolverine’s Sam Webb to discuss his speed, adjusting to increased expectations, presenting a positive image for his beleaguered hometown, and more. **With Video**
Michigan senior strong side defensive end Craig Roh stepped aside with GBW at the Wolverines media day Sunday afternoon. Roh goes in depth on the difference from year one to year two, becoming a leader, and he lays out Michigan’s defensive goals.
Linebacker Jake Ryan had a breakout redshirt freshman season and is back for an encore as he looks to lead the Wolverines to a Big Ten title.
Offensive tackle Michael Schofield is back to his natural position and ready to help the Wolverines get to the Big Ten Championship game. He spoke at Media Day about his transition to the right side and more.
GBW pulled aside Michigan tight ends coach Dan Ferrigno at the Wolverines media day Sunday. Ferrigno talks about senior Brandon Moore’s development, the TE depth, and what he’s seen out of the two freshmen. **Video**
Michigan sophomore running back, Thomas Rawls met with the media Sunday to discuss fall camp and the 2012 season. In part one of this part interview the bruising tailback recaps his injury setback last season, his growth as a player, his role on this year’s team, and more. **With Video**
Roundtree has knee surgery
With last year’s leading receiver, Junior Hemingway, on an NFL roster and Darryl Stonum no longer on the team, the last thing Michigan needed was an injury to the most experienced returning wideout, Roy Roundtree. Yet that’s just what happened. But fear not, Brady Hoke says it’s nothing to be concerned about.
Roy Roundtree should be back for the...
It's time. Football is near. Let's dive in. First up is our 2012 preview of the Michigan offense.
Lettermen Returning/Lost: 22/10
Starters Returning/Lost: 6/5
Devin Gardner and Denard Robinson.
Returning: Denard Robinson (Sr), Devin Gardner (Jr), Russell Bellomy (So)
[Ed.: Chris has returned to provide expert analysis in his regular Monday Morning Quarterback feature this season. He's a former Air Force quarterback, so he knows a thing or two about the game - especially the quarterback position. He assures us he'll be rooting for Michigan on Sept. 8]
If you’re anything like me, and you probably are since you’re taking the time to...