Harbaugh named starting QB but won't announce it

By David Kenyon The biggest question surrounding Jim Harbaugh’s coaching debut at his alma mater is which quarterback will lead the Michigan Wolverines against the Utah Utes, but don’t expect an answer until Thursday night. According to MLive’s Nick Baumgardner, despite the depth chart not designating a starter, Harbaugh has told Jake Rudock and Shane Morris who won the competition...
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September 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Shane Morris: Michigan QB job is mine to lose

The Michigan Wolverines starting quarterback job is between returning starting Shane Morris and Iowa transfer quarterback Jake Rudock. However, don’t tell Morris that Rudock is in the mix. As far as Morris is concerned, the job is his to lose and he is not going to let anyone take it from him. “I think I can win the starting job because I have the mentality to do so,” Morris said...
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June 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Staff predictions: Michigan vs Minnesota

The staggering Michigan Wolverines will look to right the ship when they host Minnesota on Saturday at the Big House. Click here for a complete game preview. Continue reading for the staff picks. Rob White So far this season, Rob is 2-2 picking the results of Michigan games I’ve never been more uncertain about the direction of Michigan Football than I am right now. As evidenced by...
September 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Is Shane Morris really the answer to Michigan’s problems?

One doesn’t need a PhD from the University of Michigan to figure out what’s keeping Brady Hoke’s Wolverines from being a good football team. A look at the stat sheet reveals it plain as day — Michigan can’t stop turning the ball over and can’t force turnovers either. The Wolverines have a nation-worst minus-10 turnover margin, forcing just two turnovers and committing 12 over the...
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September 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Michigan football: The future of the QB position

Just a few months separate us from the start of the college football season. For the University of Michigan football team, the quarterback position will dictate how successful it will be this season. Last year, Devin Gardner struggled early with turnovers, but turned things around to put up stellar numbers over the course of the season. Here, I will break down the next few seasons...
May 22, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Shane Morris throws a pretty long pass to himself

Michigan sophomore QB Shane Morris tried his hand at throwing a pass to himself which he successfully pulled off on the Wolverines’ practice field. The ball does go pretty high but he’s able to make the completion for I’d say about 20-25 yards which is still impressive.
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May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Michigan’s Shane Morris Completes Pass To Himself

Looks like Michigan Wolverines future starting quarterback Shane Morris wanted to show he’s just as athletic as the high school recruit who threw a hail-mary pass to himself. Morris completed the impressive while running about 25 yards to catch the ball. Not quite as impressive as Gary Haynes’ I’d say [@ShaneMorris_7] The post Michigan’s Shane Morris Completes Pass To Himself appeared...
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May 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Michigan football: Impact of Doug Nussmeier as offensive coordinator

The Michigan football team officially announced today that Doug Nussmeier would be taking over for recently-fired Al Borges next season. Nussmeier most recently held the offensive coordinator position at Alabama for the last two seasons. Many fans were unhappy with the way the Wolverines performed, especially on offense. Much of that blame rested on former offensive coordinator Borges...
January 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Michigan football ends season with a BWW Bowl loss

Well, the Michigan football season is finally over. After months of inconsistency and frustration, the Wolverines wind up with an unspectacular 7-6 record after their loss to Kansas State 31-14. The Wildcats dominated the Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl and it was over early. Shane Morris Probably one of the only the positive things you could take from this game was the performance from...
December 29, 2013  |  Discuss

With Gardner Likely Out, the Focus Shifts to Freshman Shane Morris

The Wolverines arrived in Scottsdale, AZ on Monday of this week to continue their Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl preparations, and with them a hobbled Devin Gardner still reeling from a turf toe injury suffered in the Ohio State game. At least we've been told it's a turf toe injury...which may have been the straw that broke the camel's back as Gardner has taken a career's worth of beatings...
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December 25, 2013  |  Discuss

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