Losing interior lineman Ondre Pipkins for the season is a tough blow for a Michigan defense coach Brady Hoke feels still has room to improve.
The potential return of All-Big Ten linebacker Jake Ryan may help it reach the level Hoke expects.
The 18th-ranked Wolverines look to remain unbeaten Saturday as they visit a Penn State team also searching for some consistency on the defensive...
Via AP on Fox
October 08, 2013
Michigan defensive tackle Ondre Pipkins will miss the rest of the season after tearing an anterior cruciate ligament in one of his knees during Saturday's win over Minnesota.
The team announced the loss Monday. Pipkins, a sophomore, had appeared in all five games, totaling seven tackles.
The 18th-ranked Wolverines play at Penn State on Saturday.
Michigan is allowing opponents...
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October 07, 2013
Perry the ACL-ephant, it appears, has switched teams. UM press release:
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- U-M football sophomore defensive tackle Ondre Pipkins (Kansas City, Mo./Park Hill) will miss the remainder of the 2013 season with a torn anterior cruciate ligament suffered in last Saturday's game against Minnesota, the team announced today (Monday, Oct. 7).Pipkins...
ANN ARBOR -- Michigan defensive tackle Ondre Pipkins will miss the rest of the season after tearing his ACL in Saturday's victory over Minnesota.
The sophomore had earned a regular spot in Michigan's defensive-line rotation, making seven tackles in five games.
"You hurt for Ondre, and I really do because I coach him and he's in my meeting room every day,"...
DT Ondre Pipkins could be set for a big year in 2013.
Previously, we looked at the offense. We also looked at the schedule. Now it's the defense's turn.
Michigan loses 5 official starters on defense...Will Campbell, Craig Roh, Jordan Kovacs, JT Floyd and Kenny Demens. On paper, this seems like a lot. But if you look at what's coming up, your fears will be eased...
New for the 2012 football season...it's a little feature we're calling the "Midweek Lowdown". Basically, we follow a lot of sites and read a lot of stuff. So this is going to be where we'll share that stuff with you. Simple enough?
Michigan DL Ondre Pipkins returns to practice 3 days after sustaining neck injury
This is great news for many reasons.
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I want to push you around.
Ohio State football coach Urban Meyer discusses pushing the Buckeyes to the extreme in his first fall camp in Columbus, saying that “We try to push them as hard as we can.” (The Cleveland...
Michigan Football, @umichfootball: U-M frosh defensive tackle Ondre Pipkins up and walking around while watching afternoon practice, doing well.
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) -- Michigan defensive tackle Ondre Pipkins has been hospitalized for precautionary reasons and evaluation after injuring his neck.
Wolverines coach Brady Hoke released a statement Friday morning saying Pipkins had movement in all of his extremities.
The 6-foot-3, 340-pound Pipkins is a highly touted freshman from Kansas City, Mo.
Official statement from Brady Hoke via UM media relations:
Ondre injured his neck during practice this morning. He had movement in all extremities and was taken to U-M Health System for precautionary reasons and evaluation.
That is all we know right now. It's very encouraging that he had movement in all extremities and was only taken to UM Health System as a precaution. But...