EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) Michigan kick returner Dennis Norfleet is missing Saturday's game against Northwestern because of an undisclosed injury.
A junior, Norfleet is the Spartans' all-time leader in kickoff return yards with 2,050. He also has 20 receptions for 148 yards in his career.
Michigan was 4-5 heading into the game and needed to win two of its final three to become bowl eligible.
Via AP on Fox
November 08, 2014
The injuries appear to keep on mounting for the University of Michigan.
According to a conversation on Instagram, Michigan kick returner Dennis Norfleet won’t be playing today against Northwestern.
Michigan return man, Dennis Norfleet, said on his Instagram that he's not playing this week against Northwestern pic.twitter.com/nHOxnzQxcT
— Alexa Dettelbach (@asdettel) November...
Michigan Wolverines (3-4) vs Michigan State Spartans (6-1)
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It’s been a few weeks and despite the Wolverines’ sub-500 record, I missed them last Saturday.
Michigan football really left us on a good note under the lights in their win against Penn State and I think it may have been the turning point in their season.
MLive - Dennis Norfleet's on-field dancing has become old hat for most Michigan fans who frequent the team's games. But Saturday night, under the lights, Michigan's junior receiver took things to another level. Norfleet treated Michigan fans to some dance moves throughout Saturday's 18-13 win over Penn State, notably when he was standing back awaiting to return a kick or a...
During a weekend full of fun on-field moments, few players got the attention of the internet like Michigan wide receiver Dennis Norfleet. As he got read to return a Penn State punt, Norfleet, a member of the Omega Psi Phi fraternity, did a set of steps called the “Que Hop” to George Clinton’s hit song “Atomic Dog.” Clinton himself saw the video, and is now a huge Norfleet...
Michigan has had a rough season but at least Dennis Norfleet is having some fun….
Dennis Norfleet before his kick returns
It hasn’t been an incredible 2014 season for the Michigan Wolverines, but that doesn’t mean that the players aren’t still allowed to have a little bit of fun. Junior wideout Dennis Norfleet, who often shows off his dance moves before kick or punt returns, had a little something special for the crowd Saturday night when his team took on Penn State.
Norfleet gave Wolverines fans...
ATOMIC DOG DOT GIF http://t.co/J2M4TTtEja — Ace Anbender (@AceAnbender) October 12, 2014 Michigan WR Dennis Norfleet is known for his energy and has danced before all of his kick and punt returns. For the Under The Lights game against Penn State he unveiled a new special choreographed dance to ‘Atomic Dog’ before his kick and […]
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