The new Yardbarker app is here! Install on your iPhone, iPad or Android device. You can also find us in Google Newsstand.


Can Jim Harbaugh Do What Brady Hoke Couldn’t for Michigan Football?

Jim Harbaugh is at it again. No, he’s not tweeting news of the weird, or purchasing a lifetime membership to Dockers. instead, he’s begun the slow turn of the Michigan program back to the open waters of success. A place the Wolverines rightfully belong. But what makes us think this will be different from what Brady Hoke did for Michigan? If we jump in the winged time machine...
Via Talking 10
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Northwestern At Michigan Preview: Wolverine’s First Big Hurdle For Relevancy

Go back with me, for a moment, to November 8th, 2014. Michigan had just stopped a late two-point conversion try for the win, a futile effort by a Northwestern team that tried to steal the game in regulation rather than take things to overtime. The win improved a Michigan team then coached by Brady Hoke [&hellip The post Northwestern At Michigan Preview: Wolverine’s First Big...
Via No Coast Bias
6 days ago  |  Discuss

OSU business teacher uses UM coaches in failure lecture

Former Michigan coach Brady Hoke did not have a successful run at all with the Wolverines. The Ohio State fans know that and they love to poke fun at their rivals. One business teacher on campus is no different. According to College Spun, Ohio State business teacher Travis Helm used Hoke and current head coach Jim Harbaugh in a lesson on why managers fail. It was pretty hilarious...
Via Campus Sports Net
August 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Brady Hoke Believes It Takes Five To Six Years To Build College Football Program

Brady Hoke had four seasons with the Michigan Wolverines to try and turn the program around. He just never was able to get the job done. Even after Hoke led the Wolverines to an 11-2 season in 2011, he managed to watch his wins decrease in each of the following years until he was fired after the 2014 season. As we all know, Hoke was replaced by former Stanford and San Francisco 49ers...
Via Gamedayr
August 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Brady Hoke: It takes 5-6 years to build a program

Brady Hoke was given four years at University of Michigan, and won fewer games every season, going from an impressive 11-2 2011 campaign to a 5-7 2014. Based on an interview with SiriusXM’s “College Sports Today,” Hoke seems to imply that he deserved another year or two to right the ship. In answering a question about second year Texas coach Charlie Strong, Hoke had this to...
Via College Spun
August 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Brady Hoke to host college sports show on SiriusXM

If you were losing sleep over where ousted Michigan football coach Brady Hoke was landing, the wait is over. Hoke will be hosting a bi-weekly radio show on SiriusXM, SiriusXM College Sports Today. Hoke will host alongside Mark Packer starting on August 18th. The show will air from 4-7pm ET. Via a press release, Hoke expressed his excitement for the new gig. Former Michigan...
Via Awful Announcing
August 16, 2015  |  Discuss

4-star QB recruit decommits from Michigan

Just a few days after adding four-star quarterback Zach Gentry to its 2015 class, Michigan has lost one of the signal callers that had committed to the previous coaching staff. Messiah DeWeaver, who pledged to Brady Hoke and the Wolverines back in June and is a member of the 2016 class, announced his decommitment from the school via Twitter. — Messiah...
Via College Spun
January 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Duke coach turned down Michigan job

According to a report by’s Gil Brandt, Michigan football targeted Duke head coach David Cutcliffe as a potential person to fill its head coaching vacancy. The university even went as far as offering the job to the 60-year-old Alabama native. However, Cutcliffe reportedly turned the Wolverines down, opting instead to stay in Durham and coach the Blue Devils. Was told...
Via College Spun
December 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Oregon State reached out to Brady Hoke about job

Brady Hoke may not be out of work for very long. According to a report by Josh Newberg of 24/7 Sports, Oregon State has reached out to the former Michigan coach in regards to its head coaching vacancy. Source tells me Oregon State has made contact with Brady Hoke about their head coaching job. — Josh Newberg (@joshnewberg247) December 8, 2014 Longtime Beavers coach Mike...
Via College Spun
December 08, 2014  |  Discuss

College Football 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!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

QUIZ: Every team Steve Spurrier played for, coached

(Mis)handling David Price

Five fantasy things we learned from every NFL Week 5 game

Steve Spurrier: An American original

How the Royals cheated death

Citi Field gave Chase Utley chilly reception

Mike Moustakas fired up Royals with expletive-laced speech

Clayton Kershaw: MLB "bullied" into Chase Utley suspension

Michael Jordan really likes Jeremy Lin

Texas governor makes embarrassing Astros flub

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Follow Yardbarker