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Browns lose top assistant Pep Hamilton to Michigan

Jim Harbaugh’s staff at the University of Michigan is gaining some NFL experience. Pep Hamilton, who spent 2016 as an assistant head coach and quarterbacks coach with the Cleveland Browns, is headed to Ann Arbor. The move was reported by Nate Ulrich of The Akron Beacon Journal. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported that Hamilton will be an assistant head coach and passing game coordinator...
Via Sportsnaut
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan staged an arrest to award walk-on with scholarship

Every so often, a video is released of a college sports team surprising one of its walk-on players with a scholarship out of nowhere. Sometimes, the player is simply handed a piece of paper with the announcement by the coach and sometimes, the player is approached by two cops who give them the news. At the University of Michigan, Andrew Dakich might have thought he was under arrest...
Via The Comeback
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan football: Jabrill Peppers declares for NFL Draft

Michigan football star Jabrill Peppers is the latest underclassmen to forgo his final season of eligibility to declare for the 2017 NFL Draft. Peppers announced his decision on Tuesday afternoon. “It’s one of the hardest things I’ve ever had to do,” Peppers told Sports Illustrated. “I’m choosing between cementing my legacy as a college player and starting my pro legacy...
Via Campus Sports Net
7 days ago

Video: John Beilein, Andrew Dakich and Derrick Walton preview Illinois

In advance of Michigan’s game at Illinois, John Beilein, Andrew Dakich, and Derrick Walton spoke with the media. The post Video: John Beilein, Andrew Dakich and Derrick Walton preview Illinois appeared first on UM Hoops.com.
Via UM Hoops
7 days ago

Jabrill Peppers to Turn Pro

Photo: Patrick BarronWell, we figured this was probably coming. And now it is official. Jabrill is going pro.“It’s one of the hardest things I’ve ever had to do,” Peppers said. “I’m choosing between cementing my legacy as a college player and starting my pro legacy. It’s something you dream of when you were a kid. I was torn between the two.”The impact this young...
Via Maize & Blue Nation
7 days ago

Jabrill Peppers declares for the NFL Draft

In an exclusive with Sports Illustrated, Jabrill Peppers announced what many of us already knew – he was forgoing his senior season and entering into the NFL Draft. Peppers was one of the most dynamic players in all of college football during the 2016 season and found himself as a must watch player, no matter the team he played against. He even played well enough to earn a spot...
Via The Comeback
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Notebook: Dakich awarded scholarship, defensive fundamentals

Yesterday, Andrew Dakich was awarded a scholarship for the winter semester. The senior guard, who is redshirting with the hopes of playing elsewhere next season, was given the news by a police officer, who first implied he was in serious trouble: Today's 〽 meeting was full of suspense , surprise & happiness … especially for @daycheck3 See what @JohnBeilein had up his sleeve...
Via UM Hoops
7 days ago

Jim Harbaugh says he fell asleep during national title game, TiVo’d it

Trollmaster Jim Harbaugh is at it again. One day after a tough loss for the conference powerhouse football team, the Michigan football coach was at an SEC basketball game, and claimed he didn’t see Monday night’s crushing loss to Alabama against Clemson for the national title. Jim Harbaugh didn't see that epic game last night. He fell asleep https://t.co/EkRhtN1aLH — Jack...
Via SEC Country
7 days ago

Michigan’s Jake Butt says ‘surgery went very well’

Michigan star tight end Jake Butt suffered a torn ACL in the Wolverines’ loss to Florida State. On Tuesday night, Butt took to social media to provide an update on his status, saying that his “surgery went very well.” The John Mackey Award winner tweeted out the following: Thank you all for the prayers and well wishes. Surgery went very well and it will be a smooth recovery...
Via Campus Sports Net
7 days ago

Jabrill Peppers not-shockingly announces he’ll enter NFL Draft

Jabrill Peppers is off to the NFL — we know, perhaps the least shocking news of the offseason. Peppers made his announcement via an exclusive with Sports Illustrated. 'It’s one of the hardest things I’ve ever had to do' https://t.co/Sfb4GksYhP pic.twitter.com/ePlljW55pC — Sports Illustrated (@SInow) January 11, 2017 He leaves behind one of the most interesting legacies...
Via Talking 10
7 days ago

Jim Harbaugh admits he fell asleep during Clemson-Alabama (VIDEO)

Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh is all about keeping a schedule, even during the offseason. So even though Alabama and Clemson battled it out in the game of the year on Monday night, Harbz did not stay up to see how it ended. He talked about it on Tuesday at the Vanderbilt-Kentucky game, which he attended. jackjorgensen14: Jim Harbaugh didn't see that epic game last night. He...
Via The Sports Daily
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan Football: Hard to Say Goodbye to Jabrill Peppers

Jabrill Peppers made it official Tuesday, he will be leaving Michigan football to enter the 2017 NFL draft. Certainly, the news that Jabrill Peppers was foregoing his senior season at Michigan football to enter the NFL draft wasn’t a surprise. It was expected. But that doesn’t make saying goodbye to Peppers any easier. Obviously, Michigan […] Michigan Football: Hard to Say...
Via GBMWolverine
6 days ago

Will Clemson's championship win just make Alabama even stronger?

Well, that was fun, wasn’t it?I’m writing this Mailbag on a long Southwest flight back from Tampa. It’s making two stops, and frankly I’m not even sure where.Houston? San Antonio? I don’t know, I don’t care. There’s a diehard Clemson fan in the seat next to me who could probably fly this thing straight to San Jose purely on wings of delight.Stewart - I've been considering...
Via FOX Sports
6 days ago

Jim Harbaugh shares the embarrassing reason he missed the Clemson-Alabama title game

Over the ensuing weeks, months and years, there will be plenty of debate about where Monday's national championship game between Clemson and Alabama ranks all-time. Was it the best ever? Behind USC-Texas? In the short conversation after that?Regardless of where it ranks, it's impossible to argue that it wasn't one of the best ever. However, there is one prominent football fan who...
Via FOX Sports
6 days ago

Jim Harbaugh To Go In-Home With Top Target On Thursday

[Adsense-A]   According to 247sports, Jim Harbaugh will be in Pinson, Alabama tomorrow to visit four-star WR Nico Collins. #Michigan HC Jim Harbaugh will go in-home with 4* WR @lbg_nico7 tomorrow, per @KippLAdams: https://t.co/Eos3X0EP9O pic.twitter.com/nvlLol0ZA1 — Steve Lorenz (@TremendousUM) January 11, 2017 The Wolverines, who have long been looked at as the favorite, seem...
Via Diehardsport
6 days ago  |  Discuss

What teams could be targeting Michigan utility player Jabrill Peppers?

While this should not come as a surprise, Michigan Wolverines’ utility player Jabrill Peppers officially declared for the 2017 NFL Draft this week. Michigan’s Jabrill Peppers announces that he will forgo his senior season and declare for the 2017 NFL Draft. pic.twitter.com/jRUCLfSbPD — ESPN CollegeFootball (@ESPNCFB) January 10, 2017 There are a number of positions Peppers...
Via EndZoneScore
6 days ago

Michigan Basketball’s Weaknesses Match Up With Illinois’

After losing two of its first three Big Ten games, Michigan has shown some glaring holes. Fortunately, they match up with Illinois’. There are a few things Michigan basketball has been awful at through the first three games of the Big Ten season, and it’s contributed to the Wolverines getting off to a 1-2 start. Maybe […] Michigan Basketball’s Weaknesses Match Up With Illinois’...
Via GBMWolverine
6 days ago

Jim Harbaugh welcomes 7th child, names him after brother and Ravens coach John

Its all smiles for Jim Harbaugh and his family, although a little bit ahead of schedule.The Michigan football coach and his wife, Sarah, welcomed their
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
6 days ago

Michigan Basketball Flops Against Illinois On The Road

In one of the most uninspiring performances this season, Michigan basketball laid an egg on the road against Illinois, dropping to 1-3 in Big Ten play. There’s not much to say after a game like that. For most of the first half it looked like Michigan basketball made whatever shot it took and then stood […] Michigan Basketball Flops Against Illinois On The Road - GBMWolverine...
Via GBMWolverine
6 days ago

Video: John Beilein, Michigan players talk loss at Illinois

Michigan was blown out at Illinois on Wednesday night, dropping to 1-3 in Big Ten play. Here’s what John Beilein, Derrick Walton and DJ Wilson had to say after the loss. Video via Illini Report. The post Video: John Beilein, Michigan players talk loss at Illinois appeared first on UM Hoops.com.
Via UM Hoops
6 days ago

Game 17: Michigan at Illinois Recap

John Beilein spoke this week about a defensive “tape delay” that was causing his team to be a step slow to defensive rotations. On Wednesday night in Champaign, the Wolverines were easily four or five steps slow. In a battle of two of the worst defenses in the Big Ten, Michigan proved that it had further to fall. Facing an Illinois offense that has been average at best this...
Via UM Hoops
6 days ago

UM Player Tweets About Tyrone Wheatley Taking The Western Michigan Job

  According to tailback De’Veon Smith, RB coach and former Wolverine great Tyrone Wheatley will be taking the Western Michigan job. Wishing @CoachWheat6 good luck on getting the Western Michigan job! — De'Veon Smith (@i_BSmith4) January 12, 2017 Yes I hope he gets the job!! — De'Veon Smith (@i_BSmith4) January 12, 2017 Nothing is confirmed at this point but this tweet...
Via Diehardsport
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Illinois Basketball: 3 Observations From the Michigan Victory

The Illinois Basketball team welcomed in the Michigan Wolverines last night in a must-win game for both programs. Illinois dominated the game and eventually finished off Michigan 85-69.  The Illini needed this win to keep their postseason hopes alive. Here are my three observations from the Michigan victory. Ball Movement Equals Points In the most […] Illinois Basketball: 3 Observations...
Via Writing Illini
5 days ago

Michigan Basketball vs Illinois: 3 Takeaways from the Wolverines Loss

Embed from Getty Images Michigan basketball had high hopes before the start of conference play, but after losing badly to Illinois, the Wolverines clearly have work to do. Before Wednesday night against Illinois, Michigan basketball wasn’t great in Big Ten play. The Wovlerines were 1-2, but suffered two close losses. Against Illinois, Michigan basketball was embarrassed. […...
Via GBMWolverine
5 days ago

Two Michigan Players Share They Will Return For Senior Season

  Jared Wangler and Henry Poggi, two soon-to-be seniors, shared that they will be returning to Michigan to finish out their degrees.
Via Diehardsport
4 days ago  |  Discuss
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