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DERRICK GREEN RUMORS

Green poised to jump-start Michigan's running game

ANN ARBOR, Mich -- Many Michigan fans had themselves believing that Derrick Green's arrival in Ann Arbor last year would be punctuated with a walk across the Huron River. He was heralded as the savior of the Wolverines' mundane running game in 2013. Unfortunately for the Michigan and its fans, the nation's top-rated running back coming out of high school didn't make...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Michgian Depth Chart: Derrick Green named the starting RB for Michigan’s opener

With Michigan’s regular season opener against Appalachian State on-tap for this Saturday at the Big House, Brady Hoke and the Wolverine coaching staff released the depth chart with a few notables.  First, the former five-star prospect Derrick Green gets the nod as the team’s starting running back with sophomore De’Veon Smith, Justice Hayes and Drake Johnson falling in behind...
Via The Majors Ann Arbor
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan’s Derrick Green Had Quite The Body Transformation From Freshman Year

“freshmen year at 248lbs 27% body fat now my sophomore year at 220lbs with only 9% body fat. Work for what you want.” [Derrick Green] The post Michigan’s Derrick Green Had Quite The Body Transformation From Freshman Year appeared first on Diehardsport.
Via Diehardsport
July 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Michigan's Derrick Green talks dropped weight, says he feels 'faster and more explosive'

When Derrick Green made his highly-anticipated arrival at Michigan last season, he did so at a weight that wasn't going to work. Those are his words, not the coaching staff's. Not Brady Hoke's. Not running backs coach Fred Jackson's. Green entered fall camp at 240 pounds, roughly 20 pounds heavier than he was when he starred as a senior at Hermitage (Va.) High School...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Smith, Green Have ‘One-Two’ Punch in Mind

Michigan sophomore running backs De’Veon Smith and Derrick Green experienced adversity in their first season in Ann Arbor. Now back for round two, spring practice is all about competition and prepping to be the focal points of Doug Nussmeier’s offense.
Via michigan.scout.com
March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Michigan Football spring practice position preview: Running backs

Throughout the disappointing 7-6 season last year, the Michigan football team struggled mightily when running the ball. A lot of that blame goes to an offensive line that just couldn’t get it done up front. However, the running backs still could have done a better job. Despite losing a couple guys, most notably Fitzgerald Touissant, the Wolverines return a lot of talent in the...
Via isportsweb.com
February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Michigan football vs Iowa game preview

With only two weeks of the college football regular season remaining, a number of teams across the country have a lot to play for. But not for Michigan and Iowa. Michigan has had a disappointing season thus far, as they enter the game at 7-3 and 3-3 in the Big Ten. Iowa comes in as a six point favorite, but they also don’t have much to play for. The Hawkeyes come in with a 6-4...
Via isportsweb.com
November 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Michigan football: Derrick Green player profile

You’re bound to turn a couple heads when you’re a 240 pound running back. Derrick Green, the nation’s top-rated running back coming into this season is a big back with even bigger potential. What we’ve seen so far While Green hasn’t made a huge splash in the 2013 campaign, the expectations remain high. A preseason injury sidelined Green for a couple weeks, slowing him down...
Via isportsweb.com
October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Big Tentacles: Urban Meyer on Kenny Guiton, Derrick Green, Michigan State, and more.

Big Tentacles - The Big Ten and its influence over college football.  Quarterback controversy? What quarterback controversy? Ohio State head football coach Urban Meyer said that he and his coaches were trying to figure out how to give backup quarterback Kenny Guiton more playing time. Starting QB Braxton Miller struggled some last Saturday before leading the Buckeyes...
Via Shirts With Random Triangles
October 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Borges Talks Mistakes vs. CMU, Morris/Green

Michigan offensive coordinator Al Borges discusses the correctable errors made against Central Michigan, freshman Derrick Green’s jump to No. 2 on the depth chart, Shane Morris’ debut, and more (VIDEO included).
Via michigan.scout.com
September 03, 2013  |  Discuss
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