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2014 Michigan Football Preview: The Running Backs

Previously: Offensive Line, Defensive LineAbout as closely related as two position groups could possibly be, the overall success of Michigan's running game will have just as much to do with their offensive line as it does their running backs. But unless both positions can improve dramatically from last year, another 5-6 loss season will be a reality for the Wolverines. It really...
Via Maize & Blue Nation
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan football vs Michigan State report card

This past Saturday the Michigan Wolverines fell to the Michigan State Spartans 29-6 in a lopsided contest in East Lansing. The Wolverines found themselves outmatched in every phase of the game. Let’s see how each unit graded out. Quarterback: C- While some will think this grade is way too generous for a quarterback who barely 50% of his passes, accounted for no touchdowns and one...
Via isportsweb.com
November 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: “Little Sister” Chants Cascade Down On Michigan By Michigan State Crowd

There is no love lost between Michigan and Michigan State – or their fans. Earlier this week, Wolverines head coach Brady Hoke made that clear when he said “this is not a mutual admiration society.” Running back Fitzgerald Toussaint also dropped a notable quote, telling mlive.com that “little brother always wants to prove themselves and try to beat up the big brother one...
Via College Spun
November 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Michigan’s Fitz Toussaint takes shot at ‘little brother’ Michigan State

Michigan running back Fitzgerald Toussaint takes a shot at Michigan State by calling them the Wolverine's "little brother."
Via Gamedayr
October 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Michigan Wolverines: NFL Scouting Report, Taylor Lewan, Jeremy Gallon, Devin Gardner etc...

On staff for the Texas vs. The Nation All-Star game in Allen, TX to help in player evaluation and my internship over the summer with the Toronto Argonauts and their Director of Player Personnel Ted Gouveia, speaks volumes on my behalf of my own track record in regards to player evaluation. MICHIGAN vs INDIANA -NFL Scouting Report WRWRRS Jeremy Gallon - 5'8 184 N...
Via College2Pro.com
October 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Muscle Memory

In case you hadn't heard, Michigan ran Fitzgerald Toussaint 27 times for 27 yards against Penn State last weekend in Happy Valley. Yes, that's a horrible stat line. And while everyone's been busy focusing on what Michigan wasn't able to do with Fitz – especially on 1st down...what been missed is what the Michigan offense did on 2nd and 3rd down. Despite Fitz...
Via Maize & Blue Nation
October 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Hokeamaniac.com Cover Shot Game #5: Fitz' Happens!

Fitz’ Happens! I know Devin Funchess had a career day on Saturday and our quarterback Devin Gardner played his most efficient game of the season completing 13 of 17 passes for 235 yards and a touchdown (while not turning the ball over once). But, if these 2013 Wolverines are to be “really” successful this year, everything begins and ends with the offensive line and running...
Via Hokeamaniac.com
October 08, 2013  |  Discuss

No. 15 Michigan dodges upset, beats UConn 24-21

Fitzgerald Toussaint ran for 120 yards and two touchdowns, Desmond Morgan made a one-handed interception in the fourth quarter that swung the game Michigan's way and the 15th-ranked Wolverines dodged another upset with a 24-21 victory against Connecticut on Saturday night. A week after Michigan needed a last-second stand to hold off Akron, Brendan Gibbons kicked a 21-yard field...
Via AP on Fox
September 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Another Squeaker! Michigan 24, UConn 21

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. -- Fitzgerald Toussaint ran for 120 yards and two touchdowns, and the 15th-ranked Wolverines dodged another upset with a 24-21 victory against Connecticut on Saturday night.
Via michigan.scout.com
September 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Michigan football at UConn game preview

Last week, Michigan might have gotten the wake up call that it needed when they were nearly defeated by the Akron Zips. Despite the lackluster performance, the Wolverines came out the game victorious, winning by a score of 28-24. This Saturday, Michigan will go on the road for the first time as they face of against the University of Connecticut Huskies. The game will kickoff at 8...
Via isportsweb.com
September 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Akron falls short, losing 28-24 at No. 11 Michigan

Akron almost pulled off an upset for the ages. Fitzgerald Toussaint scored a go-ahead, 2-yard touchdown with 2:49 left and No. 11 Michigan made a desperately needed stop on the final play to hold on for a 28-24 victory over the Zips on Saturday. On the third straight snap inside the Wolverines 5, Kyle Pohl was hurried and hit by Brennen Beyer and that led to an incomplete pass...
Via AP on Fox
September 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Michigan barely escapes Akron upset

Fitzgerald Toussaint scored a go-ahead, 2-yard touchdown with 2:49 left and No. 11 Michigan made a desperately needed stop on the final play to hold on for a 28-24 victory over Akron on Saturday. College football's winningest program avoided getting upset at home -- as it did against Appalachian State and Toledo -- by a Mid-American Conference team that hasn't won a road...
Via AP on Fox
September 14, 2013  |  Discuss

No. 11 Michigan beats Akron 28-24, avoids upset

Fitzgerald Toussaint scored a go-ahead, 2-yard touchdown with 2:49 left and No. 11 Michigan made a desperately needed stop on the final play to hold on for a 28-24 victory over Akron on Saturday. College football's winningest program avoided getting upset at home - as it did against Appalachian State and Toledo - by a Mid-American Conference team that hasn't won a road game...
Via AP on Fox
September 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Michigan holds on to beat Akron, 28-24

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) -- Fitzgerald Toussaint scored a go-ahead, 2-yard touchdown with 2:49 left and No. 11 Michigan made a desperately needed stop on the final play to hold on for a 28-24 victory over Akron on Saturday. College football's winningest program avoided getting upset at home -- as it did against Appalachian State and Toledo -- by a Mid-American Conference team that...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
September 14, 2013  |  Discuss

NCAAF: Best Games Of Week Two

Entering Week Two of the 2013 college football season, most teams continue their non-conference schedule leaving us with few intriguing match-ups. For example Ohio State plays San Diego St, Clemson is playing South Carolina State, and Alabama has the week off. However, there is one game in each time slot: noon, afternoon, night, and late night, that should satisfy your college football...
Via Taking Bad Schotz
September 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Michigan Football game preview vs Central Michigan

Taylor Lewan Alright folks, it’s game week and Michigan Football will begin the 2013 season when they host Central Michigan on Saturday. Kickoff is scheduled for 3:42pm and the game will be televised on the Big Ten Network. The Wolverines begin the season ranked #17 in both polls. With the arrival of the first game week of the season, comes the arrival of the first official depth...
Via isportsweb.com
August 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Michigan Football position preview: running backs

In this edition of the Michigan Football position preview series, I will zero in on the running backs where the Wolverines have a stable full of intriguing prospects and 5th year senior with fire in his eyes. What we know Fitzgerald Toussaint (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images) In the Iowa games last year, Fitz Toussaint suffered a broken leg, was lost for the season and there...
Via isportsweb.com
August 09, 2013  |  Discuss

No. 19 Michigan Wolverines season preview

No. 19 Michigan Wolverines (8-5) Coach Brady Hoke (third season, 19-7 at Michigan, 66-56 overall)Returning Starters: 13, 5 offense, 6 defense, 2 special teamsRecruiting Rank: 4Strength of Schedule: 22  Coach Brady Hoke and the Michigan Wolverines had a rough start to the season, getting stomped against Alabama 41-14, but managed to go undefeated at home for the second straight...
Via College Football Universe
August 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Michigan expects 2 key players back for opener

Michigan coach Brady Hoke says he has ''no doubt'' running back Fitzgerald Toussaint and cornerback Blake Countess will be healthy enough to start the 2013 season. Toussaint broke his left leg in a game five months ago and Countess tore a knee ligament in last year's opener. Both were able to participate in non-contact drills this spring, but were not cleared...
Via AP on Fox
April 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Michigan Football 2013 spring preview: running backs

Michigan Football will begin spring practice on March 16. In all they will have 15 practices that will conclude with the annual spring game at Michigan Stadium on April 13. In this series I will break down each position group and make some way too early projections on who will be starting. The running back position will remain clouded well until fall camp. It’s unclear when Fitz...
Via isportsweb.com
March 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Toussaint undergoes immediate surgery

Michigan running back Fitzgerald Toussaint was sent to a hospital for surgery soon after sustaining a serious injury to his left leg. Coach Brady Hoke declined to give details after the No. 23 Wolverines beat Iowa 42-17 Saturday. Toussaint's left leg -- between his ankle and knee -- snapped gruesomely as he was tackled by two Hawkeyes on Michigan's first possession and...
Via AP on Fox
November 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Toussaint undergoes postgame surgery

Michigan running back Fitzgerald Toussaint was sent to a hospital for surgery soon after sustaining a serious injury to his left leg.
Via FOXSports.com
November 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Michigan Star RB Suffers Nasty Leg Injury

Michigan is still playing for the Big Ten Legends Division title and after a 14 yard run that put the Wolverines inside the Iowa 15 yard line their chances took a big hit as star running back Fitzgerald Toussaint went down hard and funny on that 14 yard run, suffering a nasty injury to his leg: That injury saw him in air cast and off to the UM Medical Center via ambulance. At...
Via Bloguin Best
November 17, 2012  |  Discuss
THAT'S NOT RIGHT

Toussaint suffers nasty-looking ankle injury

Michigan RB Fitzgerald Toussaint left the field in a stretcher after an apparent injury to his left leg. Toussaint already had 31 yards rushing against the Iowa Hawkeyes at the time of the injury in the first quarter. Toussaint was driven to the hospital in an ambulance. Michigan currently leads Iowa 10-21 in the second quarter. Related Posts Fitzgerald Toussaint Suspended for...
Via College Football Section
November 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Michigan Star RB Suffers Nasty Leg Injury

Michigan is still playing for the Big Ten Legends Division title and after a 14 yard run that put the Wolverines inside the Iowa 15 yard line their chances took a big hit as star running back Fitzgerald Toussaint went down hard and funny on that 14 yard run, suffering a nasty injury to his leg: That injury saw him in air cast and off to the UM Medical Center via ambulance...
Via Crystal Ball Run
November 17, 2012  |  Discuss
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