Michigan Football position preview: special teams

This is part eight of our Michigan football 2014 season preview series. This edition will take an in depth look at the special teams unit, a group that will have to replace many of the starters from 2013. Part seven of our preview series focused on the quarterbacks and part six on the defensive backs. What we know Michigan punter Will Hagerup After sitting out the 2013 season for...
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Michigan punter reinstated, sitting out 2013 slate

Michigan punter Will Hagerup has been reinstated to the team after a suspension for violating team rules. However, coach Brady Hoke said Tuesday that Hagerup will sit for the entire 2013 season. He will be eligible to play as a fifth-year senior in 2014. Hoke says he has been pleased with Hagerup's progress so far, adding he must continue to move forward. Matt Wile will likely...
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May 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Michigan Punter Will Hagerup: what horrible things did he do?

As you know doubt have heard, Michigan punter Will Hagerup was reinstated to the Wolverines about an hour or so ago. He was suspended for the Outback Bowl, and he’ll miss the entire 2013 college football season. The Michigan punter will have one season of eligibility remaining in 2014. Why so many games? “Violation of team rules.” Ah yes, my old friend “violation of team...
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May 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Will Hagerup Reinstated, Must Sit Out 2013 Season

MSU pregame. Via UM press release: Michigan Punter Will Hagerup Reinstated to Team, Will Sit Out 2013 SeasonANN ARBOR, MICH. –University of Michigan football senior punter Will Hagerup (Milwaukee, Wis./Whitefish Bay) has been reinstated as an active member of the team, but will sit out the 2013 season, Wolverines head coach Brady Hoke announced today (Tuesday, May 7).Hagerup...
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May 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Hoke, Dantonio speak at clinic for HS coaches

Andrew Maxwell is still Michigan State's No. 1 quarterback. Michigan punter Will Hagerup remains suspended. Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio and Michigan's Brady Hoke spoke Friday in separate hour-long presentations at a clinic for the Michigan High School Football Coaches Association. They both talked to reporters for a bit, as well, but didn't have any major news...
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January 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Outback Bowl: Michigan-South Carolina

Michigan was embarrassed in the season opener against Alabama, so the Wolverines have SEC revenge on their minds. South Carolina is dealing with the loss of Marcus Lattimore and a coach that cant seem to make up his mind about a quarterback. But the Gamecocks have arguably the best defensive end in the nation, so this one should be exciting. Key Matchup Expect either Conner Shaw...
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December 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Outback Bowl: Michigan-South Carolina

Michigan was embarrassed in the season opener against Alabama, so the Wolverines have SEC revenge on their minds. South Carolina is dealing with the loss of Marcus Lattimore and a coach that cant seem to make up his mind about a quarterback. But the Gamecocks have arguably the best defensive end in the nation, so this one should be exciting. Key Matchup Expect either Conner Shaw...
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December 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Michigan Football Suspensions a Plus for Gamecocks

Michigan suspends three players for the Outback Bowl and this should help the Gamecocks. The three players are defensive back JT Floyd, punter Will Hagerup and linebacker Brandon Hawthorne. All three were suspended for a violation of team rules. The university has not disclosed the nature of the violations, but the following statement from Michigan head coach Brady Hoke was released...
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December 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Michigan Suspends Three for Outback Bowl

With just over two weeks until they're due to take on South Carolina in the 2013 Outback Bowl, Michigan announced the suspensions of cornerback J.T. Floyd, punter Will Hagerup and linebacker Brandin Hawthorne on Sunday for violation of team rules. Hawthorne played sparingly at linebacker in 2011 and has mostly contributed on special teams this year, but the real loss for the...
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December 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Outback Bowl: Michigan Wolverines Suspend 3 Players For Bowl Game Against South Carolina Gamecocks

The Michigan Wolverines are going to enter their Outback Bowl Game on January 1 a bit short handed against the South Carolina Gamecocks, following the suspensions of three players for bowl game, including a pair of starters. The Wolverines have suspended starting cornerback J.T. Floyd, starting punter Will Hagerup and linebacker Brandin Hawthorne for the New Year’s Day Outback...
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December 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Michigan suspends 3 players for Outback Bowl

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) -- Michigan coach Brady Hoke has suspended cornerback J.T. Floyd, punter Will Hagerup and linebacker Brandin Hawthorne for a violation of team rules. Hoke says in an announcement Sunday that the three players will not travel with the 19th-ranked Wolverines for the Outback Bowl against No. 11 South Carolina because each of them used poor judgment. He didn'...
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December 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Michigan suspends three players for Outback Bowl.

Three Michigan players have been suspended for the 2013 Outback Bowl for the ever-vague "violation of team rules." The trio includes Will Hagerup the best punter in the Big Ten this season. Cornerback T.J. Floyd and linebacker Brandin Hawthorne, both seniors, were also suspended. "It is an honor to play football for the University of Michigan, and we have high...
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December 16, 2012  |  Discuss

JT Floyd, Brandin Hawthorne and Will Hagerup Suspended for the Outback Bowl

Probably the last time we see Hags in a Michigan uniform. Via UM media relations: Michigan football senior cornerback J.T. Floyd (Greenville, S.C./J.L. Mann), senior linebacker Brandin Hawthorne (Pahokee, Fla. (Pahokee) and junior punter Will Hagerup (Milwaukee, Wis./Whitefish Bay) have been suspended for the Outback Bowl game against South Carolina for a violation of team...
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December 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Lewan, Hagerup win top position awards

Michigan's Taylor Lewan and Will Hagerup each picked up individual honors on the first night of Big Ten football awards Monday, while several Wolverines and Spartans were named to the All-Conference teams. Lewan won the Rimington-Pace Award for the conference's best offensive lineman and Hagerup picked up the Eddleman-Fields Award for the best punter. Lewan was also named...
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November 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Lewan, Hagerup earn Big Ten individual awards

The All-Big Ten teams were announced on Monday night and several Wolverines were among them. Taylor Lewan received the Rimington-Pace Offensive Lineman of the Year award and Will Hagerup got the Eddleman-Fields Punter of the Year award. No other school in the conference had more than two individual players win awards, though Ohio State, Penn State, and Wisconsin also had two each...
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November 26, 2012  |  Discuss

5-Spot Challenge: Week 12

Congratulations to yet another first time winner in last week’s 5-Spot Challenge. Maizenblu62 captures the $20 gift card to The M Den. His differential of 178 beat tooty_pops by 17. Maizenblu62 was just eight away from Iowa’s total yards. While he wasn’t the closest on any of the other questions, he didn’t have a single bad one either. The same can be said for tooty_pops...
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November 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Ohio QB Derrius Vick’s harried reaction to the snap makes for a mildly entertaining GIF

Two things to remember when considering Ohio quarterback Derrius Vick’s hilarious reaction to the snap—one is that Vick is a freshman who only appeared in three games before tonight’s tilt against Eastern Michigan, and two is that at least he didn’t pull a Will Hagerup. [via Mocksession]
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November 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Air Force Preview

  AIR FORCE vs. #19/19 MICHIGAN Michigan Stadium, Ann Arbor, MI September 8, 2012, 3:30 PM TV: ABC/ESPN2 (Bob Wischusen, Danny Kanell, Maria Taylor) Radio: WWJ-950 AM, WTKA-1050 AM, SiriusXM 133 & 196 (Frank Beckmann, Jim Brandstatter, Doug Karsch) Line: UM -21.5 O/U: 61 Series Record: UM leads 1-0 Last Meeting: 1964: MICH 24 - AF 7 UM Record/Rank: 0...
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September 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Michigan football players release music video

You might not know Michigan Wolverines football players Jack Kennedy and Joe Reynolds for their on-the-field exploits, but you might hear some good stuff rrom them in the future. The Michigan quarterback and wide receiver released a music video titled “Away” under the names JDK and Rey. It’s a stirring song featuring the beautiful Ann Arbor campus. The Wolverines starting...
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July 12, 2012  |  Discuss

2012 Sugar Bowl Preview: 4 Keys to a Michigan Wolverines Victory

  Tuesday night's Allstate Sugar Bowl at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome will be the first ever meeting between the No. 13 Michigan Wolverines (10-2, 6-2 Big Ten) and No. 11 Virginia Tech Hokies (11-2, 7-1 ACC).   The Wolverines are making their first Bowl Championship Series game since the 2007 Rose Bowl and their fifth overall appearance in a BCS bowl. Michigan is 1-3 in...
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January 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Finally, Michigan Beats Ohio

The 108th installment of The Game was a whirlwind of emotions for both school's fans. I can easily say that I had a tough time keeping my heart rate down, especially down on the field in those last few minutes. But the way this team was able to persevere, and finally overcome the seven-year losing streak against the Buckeyes was truly one of the most emotional moments I&...
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November 28, 2011  |  Discuss

Michigan Punter's Terror Face Is Awesome (GIF)

The look of sheer terror on Michigan Wolverines punter Will Hagerup’s face after he muffed a snap in the second half of the Wolverines 40-34 victory over Ohio State is absolutely awesome. He looks like he just accidentally dropped his girlfriend's puppy into a wood chipper.Each week The Mac Bros. offer up free fantasy football picks. Find out who to start and who to bench...
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November 27, 2011  |  Discuss

Michigan punter terrified after botching snap

The look of terror on Michigan Wolverines punter Will Hagerup’s face after muffing this snap in the second half of the Wolverines 40-34 vicotyr over The Ohio State is absolutely priceless. Poor Hagerup looks like an obstetrician who lost the handle on a baby during delivery and realizes the kid is about to land right on their soft spot, or a soldier who got confused and threw...
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November 26, 2011  |  Discuss

Michigan Punter: No Hands, No Punts, Oh Shit! (Gif)

The Michigan Wolverines now have an infamous punter who has gone viral. Who knew the Ohio State Buckeyes strike fear in B1G teams this season? Once ABC showed the replay of his face, his life was changed as he knew it. Will Hagerup, enjoy the same treatment Kirk Herbstreit received following his bright blue eyes earthquake reaction.
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November 26, 2011  |  Discuss

Animated: The Best Punter Reaction Ever

If I dropped a punt in an actual college football game, I would be terrified. Large men barreling down, coaches yelling, fans booing and the fear of getting publicly destroyed would likely lead make an interesting reaction. Michigan punter Will Hagerup had this EXACT thing take place in the Wolverines’ win over Ohio State. He [...]
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November 26, 2011  |  Discuss
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