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National signing day is nearly upon us (less than ten days away for those keeping track) and we are continuing to see some big recruiting news leading up to the most important day in college football's off-season. Over the weekend Michigan and Notre Dame each secured some lucrative verbal commitments, and once again it seems Ole Miss is continuing to build momentum.
Michigan received the verbal commitment of five-star running back Derrick Green out of Virginia. Green made the announcement Saturday that he will be heading to Ann Arbor to play for the Wolverines and Brady Hoke, who apparently was brought to tears over the news.
"He was real excited,” Green told 247 Sports. “I kept him on his toes. But when I told him today he was just astound and actually started crying. It was crazy, it was an unbelievable experience.”
We know that recruiting can have a way to result in some emotions from coaches, for better or worst. Whether Hoke actually cried or not remains to be s...
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Derrick Green, a player who is widely believed to be the top high school running back in the nation, has committed to Michigan.
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With national signing day less than two weeks away, the Michigan Wolverine’s picked up a big commitment.
Running back Derrick Green announced he would become a Wolverine and the news was so exciting for Hoke that according to Green himself, Hoke began to cry.
“He was real excited,” Green told 247sports.com. “I kept him on his toes. But when I told him today, he was just...
Five Star Recruit RB Derrick Green Commits to WolverinesThe long awaited decision by five-star RB recruit Derrick Green is now in the books. Green announced a couple of hours ago that he will be attending the University of Michigan to play for head coach Brady Hoke. The decision comes to the shock of some who expected Green, like most five-star RB recruits, to head down south...
A few weeks ago I sat down and started to prepare an Incoming post welcoming Derrick Green to Team 134. I then remembered that nothing has been going my way as of late and quite frankly, I just didn't want jinx it. I've always been so superstitious, and once again it paid off! YAHTZEE!!!!
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We're nearing the week left mark as we inch towards national signing day next Wednesday and that means things are getting a bit crazy on the recruiting trail. Just look at what occurred over the weekend in Michigan as prized running back prospect Derrick Green (No. 1 RB by Rivals & Scout) chose the Wolverines and got tough guy Brady Hoke to break down crying.
The number one running back in the nation, Derrick Green chose Michigan today as the school he will attend in the fall (Credit: Sports-Illustrated)
On Saturday, Big Ten powerhouse, Michigan picked up a big win but this time it was on the recruiting trail. The number one running back in the nation, Derrick Green, chose the Wolverines as the school he will attend in the fall. Green...