UM Coach Shares Strengths/Weaknesses Of Freshmen CBs

While Mike Zordich voiced his concerns about the current look of Michigan’s cornerback position, the CB coach likes the future from freshmen Benjamin St. Juste and Ambry Thomas: Both St. Juste and Thomas could be asked to play as true freshmen with the departure of Keith Washington.
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UM Coach Says This Freshman WR Has ‘Improved Tremendously’

Mike Zordich is impressed by Donovan Peoples-Jones. The Michigan DB coach had the following to say about the freshman WR out of Detroit: Michigan could end up having all four of its freshmen WRs – Peoples-Jones, Tarik Black, Oliver Martin and Nico Collins – play this fall.
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August 22, 2017  |  Discuss

David Long Talks In-Home With Michigan’s Mike Zordich

Michigan secondary coach Mike Zordich was out on Los Angeles Thursday meeting with top cornerback target David Long Jr.. Long Jr., who will decide sometime in the next couple of months, is down to Washington and Michigan. It’s sounding like the Wolverines have a very solid shot of landing the four-star recruit. Some quotes from the visit via’s Brice Marich: 2016 Calif...
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January 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Michigan hopes to keep BYU QB in check

BYU's 2-0 start turned to 2-1 last week in large part because UCLA was able to make freshman quarterback Tanner Mangum an inefficient passer.  Michigan hopes to do the same thing, and keeping him in the pocket figures to be key to doing so.  "He's pretty athletic and has a good arm," secondary coach Mike Zordich told reporters Wednesday per the Detroit Free Press. "So in certain...
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September 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Yes, Michigan has worked on its Hail Mary defense prior to hosting BYU

BYU comes to Ann Arbor this week with a 2-1 record that is thanks in large part to a pair of last-minute touchdown passes that propelled the 22nd-ranked Cougars to victory.  Just like the rest of college football, Michigan's coaches took notice.  “It is a scary situation, for sure,” Michigan secondary coach Mike Zordich said this week during the "Inside Michigan Football" television...
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September 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Michigan Hire Mike Zordich, Not Roy Manning, To Coach DBs

Michigan has hired current Youngstown State DB coach, Mike Zordich, to be the team’s defensive backs coach. This is somewhat shocking news as it appeared that Roy Manning would be retained from the previous coaching staff for that position. I'm told that YSU Assistant Mike Zordich is leaving the Penguins to take a assistant coaching position […] The post Michigan Hire Mike Zordich...
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January 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Panthers lose FB Zordich for the year to torn ACL

Panthers coach Ron Rivera says backup fullback Mike Zordich has torn the ACL in his left knee and will be placed on injured reserve this week. Rivera made the announcement after Sunday night's practice at Wofford College. Zordich, who was facing an uphill battle for a spot on the 53-man roster, was injured in Carolina's preseason game Friday night against the Chicago Bears. Rivera...
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August 11, 2013  |  Discuss

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