Michigan's Jake Butt welcomes jokes about humorous surname

Jake Butt insists he doesn’t mind that his surname often makes him the butt of jokes. In fact, instead of trying to avoid it, he has a radically different approach: Bring it on, as there's not a taunt, wisecrack or snarky comment he hasn’t heard. Butt has become so used to it over the years that the Michigan Wolverines tight end — get it? — actually welcomes the kidding...
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August 18, 2016  |  Discuss

Michigan TE Jake Butt praises Wolverines’ tight ends

Michigan Wolverines tight end Jake Butt opted to return for his senior season after a strong junior campaign, and took to Twitter today to lay some praise on his teammates who share his position on the field. If one were to ask Butt, Michigan’s tight ends will be the best in the nation in 2016. Truly believe this will be the best tight end unit in the country #wheresTJ pic.twitter...
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March 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Jake Butt “Truly” Believes Michigan’s Tight Ends Will Be The Best In The Country

Michigan tight end Jake Butt had a fantastic junior year in Ann Arbor, hauling in 51 catches for 654 yards and three touchdowns – helping Michigan win a surprising 10 games in Jim Harbaugh’s first season. Apparently, he’s thinking about bigger accomplishments in 2016. Butt took to Twitter Monday to let Michigan fans know that he “truly” believes that Michigan’s tight...
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March 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Wolverines love Jim Harbaugh's 'brilliant' Florida practices

Opposing coaches hate it. The NCAA President is not a fan. Yet if you ask Michigan football players what they think about Jim Harbaugh’s decision to take the program to Florida for spring practices, you’ll get a slightly different take on the matter. Interestingly enough, at least one player is surprised nobody did ask the players what they thought. Tight end Jake Butt, who...
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March 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Michigan TE Jake Butt returning to school for senior season

Michigan still has a Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl to play against Florida, but the Wolverines’ 2016 season outlook just got a lot better. Tight end Jake Butt announced Tuesday that he will be returning to Ann Arbor for his senior season.  pic.twitter.com/CC8Zw6HF6f — jake butt (@JBooty_88) December 8, 2015 This is huge news for the Maize and Blue. Butt was projected to be a...
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December 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Michigan Football: Michigan TE Jake Butt: “We All Know Ohio High School Football Is Better (Than Michigan)”

A Michigan football player has admitted football is better in the state of Ohio than it is in Michigan. High school football, anyway.  Jake Butt, a junior tight end for the Wolverines – and an Ohio native – got into a little high school football debate with some of his teammates on Twitter, during which he admitted Ohio HS football is better than Michigan HS football.  @ShaneMorris_7...
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June 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Michigan TE Jake Butt Posts A Photo Of Him Scoring vs. Ohio State, Says ‘It’s Personal This Week’

There’s an adage often used to describe college football rivalry games. “Throw the rankings and records out the door,” many will say.  For Ohio State-Michigan, though, the overly used statement is often correct, as perhaps best proven by the 2013 version of The Game. An 11-0 Buckeye squad needed a stopped two-point conversion attempt to beat the Wolverines, who entered the...
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November 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Michigan TE Jake Butt Gives Teammate Chris Fox Awful Haircut

I certainly hope that Chris Fox is going to get that cleaned up before team picture day. Nothing like giving teammates funny haircuts for training camp. [Instagram] The post Michigan TE Jake Butt Gives Teammate Chris Fox Awful Haircut appeared first on Diehardsport.
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July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Michigan Football recruiting: Ty Isaac update and more news

We are some three months away from the start of Michigan Football’s 2014 campaign. The players are going through their summer workouts. Jake Butt is making good progress in his rehab and reported on Twitter that he has been running. Expect a mid season return from the sophomore tight end. Meanwhile there has been some activity on the recruiting front. Since QB Alex Malzone committed...
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May 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Michigan's Jake Butt out with torn ACL

Michigan tight end Jake Butt, who came on strongly at the end of his freshman year, is out indefinitely after tearing an ACL in winter conditioning drills. Butt only had 20 catches for 235 yards and two scores as a freshman, but he helped the Wolverines come within one play of beating Ohio State with a five-catch, 85-yard performance. "Jake's done a tremendous job since he's been...
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February 13, 2014  |  Discuss

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