This is part five of our Michigan Football 2014 season preview series. This edition will take an in depth look at the running backs, a young group that will now be headlined by Drake Johnson and De’veon Smith, since Fitzgerald Touissant left. Part three focused on wide receivers and tight ends and part four focused on the linebackers.
What we know
The Wolverines struggled in running...
Michigan running back Drake Johnson will miss the remainder of the season with a torn ACL sustained in Saturday's 59-9 win over Central Michigan.
The redshirt freshman was listed as the No. 2 tailback on the Michigan depth chart, but was injured on his second carry against the Chippewas, and the team announced Monday that he will not return this year.
Highly touted freshman...
Melanie Maxwell | AnnArbor.com
Via UM media relations:
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- University of Michigan football sophomore/freshman running back Drake Johnson (Ann Arbor, Mich./Pioneer) will miss the remainder of the 2013 season with a torn anterior cruciate ligament suffered in last Saturday's game against Central Michigan, the team announced today (Monday, Sept. 2).In...
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- University of Michigan football redshirt freshman running back Drake Johnson will miss the remainder of the 2013 season with a torn anterior cruciate ligament suffered in last Saturday's game against Central Michigan.
Michigan offensive coordinator joined GoBlueWolverine's Sam Webb on Sports Talk 1050 Monday to reflect upon the first few weeks of fall camp. Borges shared his thoughts on Saturday’s scrimmage, the impressive performances turned in by Chris Bryant and Drake Johnson, the back-up quarterback battle, his philosophy on recruiting quarterbacks, and more.