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MICHIGAN RUMORS & GOSSIP

Michigan’s Spike Albrecht discusses his Kate Upton Twitter outreach (exclusive)

You can imagine how many hundreds of thousands of tweets are directed towards Kate Upton every single day. You can also guess that 99.999% of those @replies go ignored, unanswered, blocked etc. However, only one tweet at Kate Upton has ever become national sports news. Actually, it became HUGE trending national trending sports news. “I don’t know who I let talk me into that one...
Via The Sports Bank
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Uniform of the Week: Slippery Rock returns to Michigan Stadium in style

The Michigan Wolverines are off this week after defeating Penn State last weekend, but there will be college football played in Michigan Stadium this weekend. Making a return to the Big House on Saturday will be Slippery Rock University, a Division II program with a bit of a storied history and connection to Michigan that many may not be aware of. To mark the occasion of playing...
Via The Student Section
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Five takeaways from Big Ten Media Day

Dustin Johnston ROSEMONT, Ill. — John Beilein, Caris LeVert, and Spike Albrecht were all in attendance to represent Michigan at Big Ten Media Day on Thursday morning. They were among the most popular groups at the event, fielding questions from reporters throughout the hour of availability. Though Wisconsin is the unanimous favorite to win the conference, coaches and players alike...
Via UM Hoops
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Dennis Norfleet Can Play For Me Any Day.

MLive - Dennis Norfleet's on-field dancing has become old hat for most Michigan fans who frequent the team's games. But Saturday night, under the lights, Michigan's junior receiver took things to another level. Norfleet treated Michigan fans to some dance moves throughout Saturday's 18-13 win over Penn State, notably when he was standing back awaiting to return...
Via Double Coverage Football
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan RB Wyatt Shallman Has A Very Important Ann Arbor Update

Michigan running back Wyatt Shallman has a very important Ann Arbor update.
Via Gamedayr
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Decision On Michigan AD Dave Brandon’s Future “Very Unlikely” To Be Made Thursday

Michigan athletic director Dave Brandon will be a topic of discussion at Thursday’s monthly Michigan Board of Regents meeting, but according to Wolverines radio commentator John U. Bacon, it’s unlikely that there will be any decision made on his job status. Bacon, a New York Times bestselling author who is well-connected in the Michigan community, took to Twitter to provide some...
Via College Spun
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Brady Hoke Says Shane Morris Is Healthy, But Devin Gardner Is Expected To Start At QB For Michigan vs. Michigan State

Devin Gardner started the season at quarterback for Michigan. Four games into the season, the Wolverines’ senior was replaced by Shane Morris. After Morris sustained a “probable, mild concussion” against Minnesota, Gardner reassumed his starter duties.  Morris, a sophomore, is now healthy, but it doesn’t appear that he’ll be reasserted into the starting lineup when Michigan...
Via College Spun
5 days ago  |  Discuss

George Clinton Was A Fan Of Michigan WR Dennis Norfleet’s On-Field Step Routine To His Song “Atomic Dog”

During a weekend full of fun on-field moments, few players got the attention of the internet like Michigan wide receiver Dennis Norfleet. As he got read to return a Penn State punt, Norfleet, a member of the Omega Psi Phi fraternity, did a set of steps called the “Que Hop” to George Clinton’s hit song “Atomic Dog.” Clinton himself saw the video, and is now a huge Norfleet...
Via College Spun
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan QB Devin Gardner Doesn’t Think Illegal Hit To The Head Is Called Enough

Michigan quarterback Devin Gardner emerged victorious from this past Saturday’s contest against Penn State, but he was certainly beaten up in the process. The Wolverines signal-caller was forced to sit out two series in the third quarter due to a left ankle injury – one that required a protective boot after the game. He was also sacked three times and faced constant pressure...
Via College Spun
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Here’s Video Of Michigan’s Dennis Norfleet Break Dancing To “Atomic Dog” Before A Punt Return

It hasn’t been an incredible 2014 season for the Michigan Wolverines, but that doesn’t mean that the players aren’t still allowed to have a little bit of fun. Junior wideout Dennis Norfleet, who often shows off his dance moves before kick or punt returns, had a little something special for the crowd Saturday night when his team took on Penn State. Norfleet gave Wolverines fans...
Via College Spun
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan WR Dennis Norfleet Dances To ‘Atomic Dog’ Before Kick And Punt Returns

ATOMIC DOG DOT GIF http://t.co/J2M4TTtEja — Ace Anbender (@AceAnbender) October 12, 2014 Michigan WR Dennis Norfleet is known for his energy and has danced before all of his kick and punt returns. For the Under The Lights game against Penn State he unveiled a new special choreographed dance to ‘Atomic Dog’ before his kick and […] The post Michigan WR Dennis Norfleet Dances...
Via Diehardsport
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan Wolverines’ coaching situation causing recruiting issues already

Recruiting is a 365 day, 24/7 job and the lifeblood of any college football program. In the case of the Michigan Wolverines it means playing the high-stakes world of legitimately recruiting five-star players on an annual basis. Given the world the Michigan program lives in, any uncertainty or perceived future problems is going to be used against them. With a three-game losing streak...
Via Talking 10
11 days ago  |  Discuss

The Michigan Minute: Will The Wolverines Win Another Game In 2014?

The difference between the Michigan teams of old and this Michigan team came out in one play on Saturday.  I’m not talking about the “catch that was not a catch” controversy, as that play clearly changed the game. The play I’m thinking about was much earlier in the half. Rutgers got the ball to start the second half on their own nine yard line. The Michigan D — for what...
Via Know It All Football
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan AD Allegedly Told Fan “Find a New Team to Support”

The Michigan Wolverines football team has looked pretty bad this season, but instead of trying to make their fans feel better about being at the bottom of an already weak Big Ten conference, allegedly Michigan AD Dave Brandon is lashing back at outraged fans. A family of Michigan alums claimed that their aunt sent an email to Brandon to respectfully express her disappointment with...
Via BlackSportsOnline
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Brady Hoke’s Incompetence Reaches a New Level

The incompetence of Michigan head football coach Brady Hoke may have taken the next step on Saturday. And in the process, it might cost Hoke his job with the Wolverines. This story is less about Michigan’s embarrassing home loss to Minnesota on Saturday and more about his actions on the sideline during the loss. As you can see in the video above, Hoke and Michigan’s coaching...
Via Sportsnaut
22 days ago  |  Discuss
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