With 27 fateful seconds left on the clock and Michigan Football trailing Northwestern 31-28, Devin Gardner took a snap from the Michigan 38 yard line. He dropped back and heaved a long pass to Roy Roundtree, who made a circus catch at the Northwestern 9 yard line to set up a game-tying field goal. Michigan of course went on to win the game in overtime by a final score of 38-31
Michigan wide receiver Roy Roundtree has bounced back from a slow start this season.
Roundtree has 203 yards receiving in his last two games to surpass his production from the first eight games of the year.
He leaped to tip and catch a 53-yard pass Saturday that set a field goal with 2 seconds left to extend a game the Wolverines won 38-31 in overtime over Northwestern.
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November 11, 2012
On a day when a trio of tackles were honored as legends, it was a receiver that made the biggest play. Roy Roundtree has become a big play legend in his own right while donning Desmond Howard’s legends jersey and has now been on the receiving end of two of the most improbable comebacks in Michigan history.
Michigan 38 – Northwestern 31 (OT)
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Roy Roundtree made Desmond Howard proud.
Roundtree, wearing Howard's No. 21 legend jersey, caught a 53-yard Hail Mary pass with 16 seconds left to set up a game-tying field goal, and Michigan went on to beat Northwestern 38-31 in overtime.
The victory keeps Michigan's chances of a Legends Division title alive. To make the Big Ten Championship Game (televised...
With his team trailing by three points with only 18 seconds left in the game, Michigan quarterback Devin Gardner was hoping for a miracle catch to get his team into field goal position. After a 23 yard punt return, the Wolverines were on their own 38 yard line. Gardner had few choices but to go deep. Somehow, with amazing luck, the deep pass connected to wide receiver Roy Roundtree...
Michigan was down by three points to Northwestern with 18 seconds remaining in the game. Needing to get into field goal range, Devin Gardner found Roy Roundtree for the big gain, and setting U-M up for the game tying field goal.
Michigan wide receiver Roy Roundtree says he's ''100 percent'' following surgery on his left knee.
Coach Brady Hoke says Roundtree practiced Sunday, and he doesn't anticipate any problems for the senior. No. 8 Michigan opens the season Saturday night against No. 2 Alabama in Arlington, Texas.
Roundtree needed knee surgery earlier this month, but was expected...
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August 27, 2012
Michigan Football recruiting is in high gear under Brady Hoke and his outstanding staff of assistant coaches. The Wolverines have 19 commits, including 11 members of the ESPNU 150. The pied piper of the group is none other than 5-star QB Shane Morris (Warren, Michigan). He has played a big part in helping secure the services of his fellow commits. Included among the 19 commits are...
Michigan has announced the 5th year senior WR Roy Roundtree will wear Michigan Football Legend jersey #21 for his senior season. Roundtree has previously been #16 and #12 for the Wolverines, but has earned the right to wear the legendary #21 for his final season. ”To wear the No. 21 jersey at Michigan is an honor,” Brady Hoke explained on MGoBlue.com. “Desmond was a special...
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The ESPNU 150 was updated today and the Michigan Wolverines have a dominating presence on the list. Shane Morris and his fellow Michigan commits total out to include 11 members of the Top 150. That is the most for any school by wide margin.
11 – Michigan
7 – Texas
7 – Florida
6 – Alabama
6 – Georgia
Morris, though vastly underrated on this list, is Michigan’s highest...