Posted April 13, 2013 on
Devin Gardner had five full, regular season games running Al Borges’ offense last season and spring practice has only strengthened his understanding and effectiveness in it. Not looking over his shoulder, Gardner is fully entrenching himself as the leader and signal caller for the Wolverines, in more ways than one.

Michigan’s QB’s Refuse to Wear Buckeye Red Jerseys

Michigan QB Devin Gardner will not be wearing the traditional red no-contact jersey during their Spring Game this Saturday. Instead, Gardner will don an orange Oregon State jersey to signify denote his hands off status. The Wolverines wanted a color other than red, which is worn by Michigan rival Ohio State. Devin Gardner will receive extra protection during the spring game after...

Michigan Football recruiting update: Drake Harris commits

Drake Harris (Detroit Free Press photo) Michigan Football’s 2014 recruiting class just picked up a major commitment from WR Drake Harris (Grand Rapids, Michigan). Harris checks in at 6-foot-4, 185 and is one of the elite players in the country. Harris had previously been committed to Michigan State to play football and...

Spring Game - Michigan: Devin & the big plays

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) If an inexperienced offensive line with three new starters can keep quarterback Devin Gardner healthy next season, Michigan might have a very potent offense.

Adidas or Nike?

This photo of Devin Gardner in an Oregon State uniform [via MLive], a special "no contact" jersey which he will wear for tomorrow's spring game, got me thinking (which is never good). You'll notice that Oregon State's jersey fits a little differently than the usual Michigan uni. And that's because it's not an Adidas jersey, it's a Nike jersey...

Brady Hoke wears shorts in 37 degree cold during Michigan spring game.

via @TimS_Wolverine It was 37 degrees in Ann Arbor, Michigan on Saturday, complete with snow flurries. . That didn't stop the Michigan Wolverines from holding its annual spring game. Nor did it stop Brady Hoke from wearing shorts in the cold weather. Apparently, Hoke laughs at the weather. He also apparently has enough body fat to insulate himself from the not-quite spring...

Avery on the veteran secondary (video)

Michigan senior cornerback Courtney Avery discusses the leadership of Thomas Gordon, the development of the younger players, the strength of this year’s secondary, Devin Funchess being a matchup problem, and more. ***Watch Full Video***

Podcast: Hoke's Spring Review

Brady Hoke joined GoBlueWolverine's Sam Webb on Sports Talk 1050 WTKA this morning to share his thoughts on his team's growth during the spring. Michigan's headman discussed the performances young WRs Amara Darboh and Jehu Chesson, the battles along the offensive line, the strong showings turned in by Quinton Washington and Frank Clark, Dymonte Thomas' versatility...

Report: Trey Burke will enter draft

Michigan point guard Trey Burke reportedly will announce that he is leaving the Wolverines to turn pro. He was the player of the year.

Trey Burke announcement set for Sunday, Yahoo! report says Burke headed for NBA

Trey Burke will announce his NBA Draft decision on Sunday afternoon and Yahoo! Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski is reporting that Burke will enter the NBA Draft: Michigan sophomore guard Trey Burke, the consensus national player of the year, will enter the NBA Draft, sources told Yahoo! Sports. Michigan has scheduled a news conference for Sunday afternoon, where Burke will formalize...

Burke to announce NBA decision on Sunday

ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Trey Burke will announce his basketball future in a press conference Sunday afternoon at the Crisler Center as first reported by Yahoo! Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski via Twitter. Burke, the consensus national player of the year, is projected as a lottery pick in June's NBA draft. He considered leaving Michigan for the NBA after his freshman year, but decided...

Report: Trey Burke To Officially Declare For NBA Draft, Announcement Sunday

It shouldn’t surprise anyone, but Michigan guard Trey Burke will be heading to the NBA Draft, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports: Michigan guard Trey Burke will enter the NBA Draft, source tells Y! Sports. He has scheduled announcement for Sunday. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) April 13, 2013 Burke recently won the Wooden, Naismith, and AP Player of the Year...

Video: John Beilein, Trey Burke discuss NBA decision

John Beilein and Trey Burke were available to comment individually about Burke’s decision to forgo his final two seasons at Michigan and declare for the 2013 NBA Draft. You can watch video of the interviews using the embedded media players below. Burke after the jump.

Burke, Griner win Wooden Award

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Brittney Griner of Baylor has won the women's John R. Wooden Award as college basketball's national player of the year for the second consecutive year. Griner is the fourth woman to win back-to-back awards. She averaged 23.8 points -- third-best in the country -- and 4.14 blocked shots as a senior, and finished her career as the No. 2 scorer in NCAA history...

VIDEO: John Beilein talks Burke decision

Michigan coach John Beilein meets with the media to provide his support of Trey Burke's decision to declare for the 2013 NBA draft, the decision making process, how the program handles this year in and year out, and his thoughts on Burke's jersey hanging on the rafters of Crisler Center.

Video: Trey Burke’s NBA Draft Press Conference

Trey Burke and John Beilein announced that Burke will be headed to the NBA Draft after his sophomore season. Watch the Michigan point guard and his head coach announce the decision in today’s press conference at the Crisler Center.
Wolverines News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.