Found March 15, 2013 on Crystal Ball Run:
Devin Gardner and Michigan look to get back on track this fall after plugging some holes. Photo: USA Today Sports Spring Practice Opens: March 16 Spring Game: April 13 Michigan is ready to go with a pro-style offense in 2013. If successful, the Wolverines could be making their way to Indianapolis for a shot to capture their first Big Ten title since the 2004 season. It is the longest stretch between Big Ten championships since a 13-year drought between Big Ten titles in 1950 and 1964. By Michigan standards, this is supposed to be unacceptable. But the stains of the Rich Rodriguez era are beginning to fade as Brady Hoke resurrects Michigan as a viable football power. As we saw last season, it is still a work in progress as Michigan truly reaches that elite level again but the level of optimism is high for the program heading in to the 2013 season as the pieces start to try and come together in Hoke's third season in Ann Arbor. Hoke has had an impact in recruiting bu...
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