Top 10 impact college football defenders in 2017

For as much focus is given to offensive stars, teams featuring elite college football defenders are often the ones winning big games.This is true at all levels of play, including the NFL. In fact, this past draft, there were 19 defensive players selected in Round 1 compared to 13 on the offensive side of the ball. With that in mind, we’ll be taking a look at the most dominant college...
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May 23, 2017  |  Discuss

Ultra-Athletic Michigan DE Chris Wormley Is Ready To Attack The NFL

Michigan's defense was suffocating last season. The team allowed just 3,032 yards, lowest in the FBS. Their 12.5 points allowed per game ranked second only to Alabama. Jabrill Peppers grabbed most of the headlines, but Chris Wormley was the quiet cornerstone of Michigan's elite defense. A 6-foot-5, 298-pound defensive end, Wormley was a first-team All-Big Ten pick last season...
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April 28, 2017  |  Discuss

Michigan football: Jake Butt, Chris Wormley named team captains

Just days after rival Michigan State named their 2016 team captains, Jim Harbaugh’s Michigan Wolverines have done the same. The Wolverines went with two players this year as tight end Jake Butt and defensive end Chris Wormley were given the big honors this year. Congrats to @JBooty_88 and @Chris_Wormley43 — our 2016-17 team captains! 〽️#GoBlue — Michigan Football (@UMichFootball...
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August 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Chris Wormley Thinks This Freshman Will Be The Best

No surprise but Rashan Gary, the top recruit in the 2016 class, is still going through a transition process but could become the best freshman, according to senior Chris Wormley: #Michigan DE Chris Wormley says Rashan Gary is a freshman and still going through that transition process, but think he can be best freshman — Brice Marich (@BriceMarich) August 24, 2016 Wormley also...
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August 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Chris Wormley Will See His NFL Draft Stock Soar in 2016

Michigan football’s Chris Wormley has a good chance of playing his way into the first round of the 2017 NFL draft. Michigan football has a ton of talented players and when NFL draft scouts watch the Wolverines play this season, they...
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July 30, 2016

Chris Wormley: “We Have The Team This Year To Take It All The Way”

Detroit Free Press’ Angelique Chengelis got this quote from senior DE Chris Wormley following Thursday’s spring practice for the Wolverines. Wormley: UM has the talent to "beat the teams like Michigan State and Ohio State.I think we have the team this year to take it all the way". — angelique (@chengelis) March 3, 2016 Wormley also looks to have added even more speed this offseason...
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March 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Chris Wormley Has Funny Responses To Curious Michigan Fan

Michigan DE Chris Wormley, who will return for his senior year, posted this funny interaction he had with a Michigan fan over direct messages on Twitter. [Click the tweet to see the individual messages] "You searchin' for answer, I do not know nothing woooo!" — Chris Wormley (@Chris_Wormley43) January 21, 2016 The post Chris Wormley Has Funny Responses...
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January 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Chris Wormley Shares Message For D.J. Durkin

It was announced Thursday that D.J. Durkin, Maryland’s new coach, does not plan to be coordinator for Michigan’s bowl game. According to Sam Webb, Greg Mattison, the co-defensive coordinator this season with Durkin, will likely do the Wolverines’ bowl game (probably Citrus vs. Florida). Defensive lineman Chris Wormley had this nice message for Durkin: I can't thank Coach Durkin...
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December 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Michigan's defensive success leading to more individuals getting noticed

Not surprisingly, the hot first half of the season turned in by the Michigan defense has led to some of the players on the unit getting noticed. The Maxwell Football Club announced Thursday it has added three Wolverines to its watch list for the Chuck Bednarik Award, which goes to the best defensive player in college football. Cornerback Jourdan Lewis, the reigning Big Ten Defensive...
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October 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Staff predictions: Michigan Football vs Maryland

Michigan Football (3-1) will play at Maryland (2-2) on Saturday night. Kickoff is scheduled for noon (EST) and the game will be televised on the Big Ten Network. Click here for a full game preview: Michigan at Maryland. Read on for the staff predictions. Rob White So far this season Rob is 3-1 picking the results of Michigan Football games. You can follow Rob on Twitter @isportsRob...
October 02, 2015  |  Discuss

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