Found September 17, 2013 on Fox Sports:
While it sounds too crazy to ever happen, try to imagine a world where conference scheduling issues kept Michigan and Ohio State from playing each other in football. Or North Carolina and Duke in basketball. Or... well, you get the point. It wouldn't be cool. At all. Now imagine that same world, where Brady Hoke and Urban Meyer, Coach K and Roy Williams, or any other championship-winning coaches, put their egos aside and said, "Enough with the scheduling quirks, we want to play. It doesn't matter where the game is, or whether it counts towards the conference standings. Let's figure out a way to make it happen." Now, let's take this hypothetical one, wild step further: Imagine if the two coaches, not only figured out a way to get each other on the schedule, but also finalized the deal via Twitter, with thousands of fans getting a virtual front row seat to see all the details come together. It seems too crazy to be true, huh? Only in college wrestling it a...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Hoke calls full Sunday practice after near upset

ANN ARBOR -- Brady Hoke didn't take long to show Michigan what he thought of their performance Saturday against Akron. When the players showed up Sunday, expecting a usual light practice to go along with watching game film, they got an unpleasant surprise. "We went out and practiced with helmets and shoulder pads, the whole thing," Hoke said. "I wouldn't...

“EX-HAIL”: Michigan 28 Akron 24, Seriously?

With a goal line stance, Michigan beat Akron 28-24 in the final seconds.  After the game, the Michigan locker room was deafening silent. “This is embarrassing for the University of Michigan football team,” senior left tackle Taylor Lewan said. “We won the game. We’re 3-0. That’s great. But it was embarrassing.”  That sums up the sentiment of the Wolverine Nation. Michigan...

Hoke Talks Potential OL Shuffle, Injuries

Michigan coach Brady Hoke updates injury statuses heading into the weekend, addresses a potential shake up on the offensive line, and how junior punter Matt Wile is correcting his issues (VIDEO included).

After poor performance, Wolverines hit the road

After one of its worst performances in the Big House, No. 15 Michigan is about to take its show on the road. And Wolverines coach Brady Hoke is going to be staying up nights thinking about it. ''It's something I always worry about, and it is worse because we've got such a young team,'' Hoke said about this week's trip to East Hartford to face Connecticut...

Big Ten HubBub Week 3: Ohio State Impresses

Three weeks into the 2013 season and teams from the Big Ten saw a big shocker, and almost HUGE shocker and a few dominate performances this past Saturday. But, before Purdue takes the conference’s first foray into league action when they travel to Madison to take on the Badgers, let’s take a quick look back on how the B1G did last week. Nebraska vs. No. 13 UCLA This was a tough...

Michigan-UConn Preview

After one of its worst performances in the Big House, No. 15 Michigan is about to take its show on the road. And Wolverines coach Brady Hoke is going to be staying up nights thinking about it. "It's something I always worry about, and it is worse because we've got such a young team,'' Hoke said about this week's trip to East Hartford to face Connecticut...
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
Help
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.