NCAA Football: Penn State at Michigan

3 Keys for a Michigan victory on the road at Purdue

The Michigan Wolverines are 3-0 this season. Having made it through the non-conference portion of the season unscathed, it's time for the Maize and Blue to turn their attention to the Big Ten. This weekend the Wolverines travel to Indiana for a...

Michigan’s leading receiver could miss rest of season

If you are a fan of the Michigan Wolverines, one of the bright spots so far this season has been a true freshman receiver. So far, through three games, Tarik Black leads the Wolverines in both catches (11) and yards (149)....
NCAA Football: Michigan at Ohio State

EDITORIAL: Why Michigan fans should be concerned despite a 3-0 start

NOTE: The views expressed in this EDITORIAL do not necessarily reflect the views of Detroit Sports Nation or a majority of its writers and should not be misconstrued as such. The views contained within are the views of the...

LOOK: Opening spreads for Michigan-Purdue and Notre Dame-Michigan State revealed

The opening lines have been released for Week 4 of college football. Both Michigan and Michigan State pose some difficult tasks next weekend, for different reasons. The Wolverines, who are coming off a rather pedestrian but winning performance at home...

AP POLL: Michigan slips after sluggish performance vs. Air Force

The AP Top-25 poll for Week 4 has been released, and the Michigan Wolverines have lost a bit of ground following yet another sluggish offensive performance over the weekend. Despite their undefeated record of 3-0, the Wolverines now sit at...

3 Biggest Takeaways from the Michigan Wolverines’ 29-13 win over Air Force

Michigan beat the Air Force Academy 29-13 on Saturday. The win keeps the Wolverines perfect on the season, improving to 3-0 heading into the start of the Big Ten portion of their schedule next week at Purdue. Here are the...
NCAA Football: Orange Bowl-Michigan vs Florida State

3 Keys to a Michigan victory over Air Force on Saturday

After the first two weeks of the 2017 season, the Michigan Wolverines are 2-0. Exactly where most expected them to be. That said, after some disappointing play against both the Florida Gators and the Cincinnati Bearcats to start the...

JUST IN: Amazon Prime series to showcase 2017 Michigan football season

If you happen to think that Jim Harbaugh has been in the news WAY too much since taking over the University of Michigan football program, you may want to stop reading. On Tuesday, it was announced that Amazon Prime will...

Top 10 greatest Michigan Football players of all-time

The University of Michigan is currently the winningest college football program ever. Since being established in 1927, the Wolverines have compiled a staggering 935 wins and a .730 winning percentage, both tops in the nation entering the 2017 season. In...
NCAA Football: Penn State at Michigan

Updated point spreads for Michigan vs. MSU, Penn State, Ohio State revealed

Heading into the 2017 season, despite being ranked in the top 15 in most publications, Michigan was expected to take a step back due to the loss of a plethora of starters from both the offense and the defense. But since...
NCAA Football: Orange Bowl-Michigan vs Florida State

AP POLL: Michigan takes another step towards No. 1

The second week of college football was full of exciting and influential games. With both Michigan and Michigan State taking home victories, the people of Michigan have to be at least satisfied with their team's performance. As the weekend of...

BREAKING: Michigan climbs in latest Amway Coaches Poll

It was not pretty, but the University of Michigan took care of business on Saturday by beating Cincinnati 36-14 in Week 2 of the college football season. They are now 2-0 on the season. With the win, the Wolverines moved...

Top 5 takeaways from Michigan’s 36-14 win over Cincinnati

This is an odd day to be a Michigan fan. On one hand, the team is 2-0 and the defense has looked impressive two weeks in a row. However, Saturday’s 36-14 victory over Cincinnati hardly seems like something to...
NCAA Football: Michigan at Michigan State

3 Reasons why Michigan will destroy Cincinnati

Coming off an impressive win over Flordia, that landed Michigan in the top ten, the Wolverines are hosting the Cincinnati Bearcats. As the first home game of the season kicks off, the Wolverines are a huge favorite. This game...

WATCH: Cincinnati RB believes they can “shock the world” against Michigan

The Michigan Wolverines have everything going for them. They topped then-No. 17 Florida in their season opener 33-17 at AT & T Stadium in Arlington, TX, then were moved up to No. 8 in the Associated Press Poll as of...
NCAA Football: Orange Bowl-Michigan vs Florida State

AP POLL: Michigan scoots into Top 10 after victory over Florida

There was a recurring theme over the weekend in college football to kick off the 2017 season: top-ranked teams struggling to put away the opposition. A number of teams in the top 25 waited until late in the game...
NCAA Football: Michigan at Michigan State

JUST IN: Jim Harbaugh names starting QB for Cincinnati game

In his weekly press conference, Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh said Wilton Speight will start in Saturday’s home opener against Cincinnati, but he won’t be the only quarterbacks to take the field against the Bearcats: https://twitter.com/247Wolverines/status/904748277895135232 In the season-opening 33-17 win over...
NCAA Football: Orange Bowl-Michigan vs Florida State

JUST IN: Michigan’s Quinn Nordin earns Big Ten honor

The Big Ten announced their Players of the Week for the opening weekend of the college football season, and anyone that watched Michigan’s 33-17 win over Florida likely has a good idea which Wolverine made the list. Freshman kicker Quinn...

LOOK: Opening point spread for Michigan vs. Cincinnati revealed

On Saturday, Jim Harbaugh's Michigan Wolverines were a bit sloppy at times but still were able to easily dispose of the Florida Gators 33-17 in a game that was not as close as the score indicated. Michigan outgained Florida 433...
NCAA Football: Penn State at Michigan

5 Biggest takeaways from Michigan’s 33-17 win over Florida

The Michigan Wolverines began the 2017 college football season with a big-time win in a big-time stadium against a big-time team. No. 11 U-M topped the No. 17 Florida Gators 33-17 at AT & T Stadium in Arlington, TX,...
NCAA Football: Orange Bowl-Michigan vs Florida State

Top 10 Michigan Football players this century

With Michigan's real 2017 roster coming out, the hype has been building so we take a look at the best Wolverines since the year 2000. This list was a challenge to assemble. Several players that I left off have strong arguments in...

ON THIS DAY: Appalachian State stuns Michigan in the Big House

It's hard to believe that it's already been ten years since what is arguably the biggest upset in the history of college football. It was this day in 2007 that No. 5 Michigan suffered a loss at home against...
NCAA Football: Orange Bowl-Michigan vs Florida State

3 Reasons why Michigan will skin the Gators

As Michigan prepares to open their season Saturday against the Flordia Gators, we can expect a few things. The Wolverines have released their roster, and we are also aware that the Wolverines will be wearing new alternate jerseys. As anticipation...
NCAA Football: Orange Bowl-Michigan vs Florida State

LOOK: Jim Harbaugh reveals ‘real’ Michigan football roster

At 5:29 AM the Michigan Football roster was released. And no, this one isn't a joke. Jim Harbaugh simply tweeted an image containing the names, positions, and numbers of the Michigan Football players. Nothing too unexpected was discovered with this...

Jim Harbaugh to host his own podcast this fall

Ever since accepting the head football coach position at the University of Michigan, Jim Harbaugh has managed to stay in the news almost constantly, sometimes for on-the-field reasons but mostly for things that have taken place off of it. He...

LOOK: Michigan releases comical roster before first game

Jim Harbaugh is known for being difficult with releasing rosters and depth charts. Harbaugh definitely buys into the idea that secrecy can help you succeed. Any information you have, that your opponent doesn't have, can be used to your advantage. Today...
NCAA Football: Penn State at Michigan

LOOK: Michigan to wear alternative jerseys against Florida

In just a few days Michigan Football will take the field in their first game of the 2017 season. After finishing last season losing three of their final four games Michigan will look to start the season with momentum....
NCAA Football: Orange Bowl-Michigan vs Florida State

LOOK: 2 Players voted as co-captains for Michigan this season

The latest team meeting for the Michigan Wolverines occurred Friday night when the team voted for its captains for the upcoming season. The results? A pair of seniors will be directing traffic in the Michigan locker room. https://twitter.com/UMichFootball/status/901819070663852032 Senior left tackle...
NCAA Football: Orange Bowl-Michigan vs Florida State

WATCH: Hype Video – Michigan Wolverines Defense

Get hyped, Michigan fans! It's game day down in Arlington, Texas and a new-look pack of Michigan Wolverines on defense get ready to oppose the Florida Gators. Last year's defense was tied with Alabama for tops in the country. Although...

Michigan hype promo features Rashan Gary ‘Hunting’ Big Ten opponents [VIDEO]

The 2017 college football season is about to get underway and the Michigan Wolverines will look to reload after losing a plethora of starters from a year ago. Check out this promo for FOX FS1 which features what looks to...

Michigan, Michigan State fans rank on opposite ends of ‘Happiness Index’ by ESPN

ESPN decided to rile up all kinds of emotions before the college football season starts on August 26th. The worldwide leader in sports created a ranking system of the "happiness" of every fan base in college football. Their list included...
NCAA Football: Michigan at Michigan State

LOOK: Browns rookie Jabrill Peppers takes knee during national anthem

A week ago, Cleveland Browns head coach Hue Jackson said he "would hope" his players all stand for the national anthem rather than taking a knee in protest. "I think everybody has a right to do, and I get it,...

ESPN, Marvel Comics turn Michigan Wolverines and Florida Gators into superheroes

This Labor Day weekend could be the greatest kickoff to a college football regular season ever. Understanding that many college football fans were tired of the top teams in the country opening the season against 50-point underdogs, the NCAA...

Florida head coach Jim McElwain has a stern warning for Jim Harbaugh and Michigan

The last time Jim McElwain led Florida to square off against Jim Harbaugh and Michigan, the Gators did not have to travel far. It was January 1, 2016, and the Wolverines and the Gators met in Orlando to play...
NCAA Football: Penn State at Michigan

3 Key Players to watch for the Michigan Wolverines this season

After starting out a perfect 9-0 last season the Wolverines had a disappointing finish losing three out of their last four games, a feeling that head coach Jim Harbaugh did not like heading into the offseason. Now with the departure of...

JUST IN: 7 Florida Gators suspended for season opener against Michigan

We're less than three weeks away from the unofficial first week of college football. One of the premiere games on that Saturday, September 2 will be a Texas-sized showdown in Arlington between the Michigan Wolverines and the Florida Gators. Michigan...
NCAA Football: Penn State at Michigan

2 Quarterbacks emerging as leaders for starting job at Michigan

We're exactly three weeks away from the first real big Saturday of college football. The Michigan Wolverines will be tested right away in their first contest when they play SEC power Florida down in Arlington, Texas. Between now and then,...

Michigan wide receiver Grant Perry fully reinstated to football team

On Friday, the University of Michigan announced that junior wide receiver Grant Perry has been fully reinstated to the football team after some legal issues following an incident that took place in East Lansing last fall. Statement from Michigan Athletic...

USA Today: Double-digits wins again for Michigan; .500 for Michigan State?

As fall camps continue around the country for all 130 Division I FBS programs, predictions will be flying off the handles left and right in the coming weeks leading up to the first slate of games on Saturday, August...

LOOK: Jim Harbaugh reveals three honorary captains for this season

There is no bigger celebrity in college football than Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh, and with the Wolverines season set to kick off September 2 against the Florida Gators, Harbaugh is working his team back into the news cycle, and...

Jim Harbaugh, Michigan nab another 5-star prospect for 2019

The 2019 group is shaping up to be a good one already - Five star DE Christopher Hinton has committed to Michigan as of Saturday night, joining 5 star DE Louisville prospect Stephen Herron. Hinton is the No. 9-ranked player in...
NCAA Football: Orange Bowl-Michigan vs Florida State

JUST IN: USA Today/Amway College Football Top 25 Coaches Poll revealed

With Week 1 of the 2017 college football season less than a month away, fans around the country are started to get just a bit excited about their favorite team's chances of earning a spot in this year's College...
NCAA Football: Penn State at Michigan

Michigan lands 4-Star OLB Cameron McGrone for 2018

With the college football season right around the corner, Jim Harbaugh and the University of Michigan football team has been busy with recruiting. On Monday, the Wolverines got a commitment from yet another high-profile player as outside linebacker Cameron McGrone announced...

Jim Harbaugh “didn’t like that feeling” of losing three of final four games in...

The 2016 season didn't end as expected for Jim Harbaugh and the Michigan Wolverines. After storming off to a 9-0 start, the team proceeded to lose two of their last three regular season games before falling short in the Orange...

Former Michigan CB Jourdan Lewis acquitted of domestic violence charges

Following his playing career at the University of Michigan and before getting his named called in the 2017 NFL Draft, news broke in March that former Wolverines defensive back Jourdan Lewis was facing charges of domestic violence. The charges stemmed...

Jim Harbaugh says starting quarterback will be named some time in fall camp

In the most Jim Harbaugh way imaginable, Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh made his presence at Big Ten Media Day on Tuesday dressed as if he was getting ready to coach on a Saturday afternoon in Ann Arbor. He was...

Wilton Speight named to Davey O’Brien Award watch list

The Davey O'Brien Award is one that is always looked at a bit more than others come postseason. The honor is given annually to the nation's top quarterback. Michigan quarterback Wilton Speight was a semifinalist for the award a season...

LOOK: Bovada updates over/under on wins for Michigan and Michigan State

The DSN staff here recently laid out game-by-game predictions for both Michigan and Michigan State in the upcoming 2017 season. One writer who broke down the Wolverines' schedule has them pegged for another 10-win season in Ann Arbor. Yours...
NCAA Basketball: Michigan at Minnesota

LOOK: Michigan hoops finalizes non-conference slate for upcoming season

The Michigan Wolverines men's hoops team will open their 2017-18 season on Saturday, November 11 at home against North Florida. The game will be a 'mainland' game to kickstart the Maui Invitational before the Wolverines head for islands later...

Michigan LB Mike McCray tabbed to Butkus Award watch list

The Butkus Award is one of those unique honors that is given at all three major levels of football: professional, collegiate and high school. Named after an all-time great in Dick Butkus, this year's preseason list for college tabs...
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Detroit Lions Golden Tate takes to Twitter: ’24 hours have gone...

The final seconds of Sunday's game brought on a roller coaster of emotions for both the Detroit Lions and the Atlanta Falcons. With the clock...

Lions Leftovers: Blame loss to Falcons on Lions themselves

NOTE: The views expressed in this EDITORIAL do not necessarily reflect the views of Detroit Sports Nation or a majority of its writers and...

REPORT: Detroit Lions to sign local offensive lineman on Tuesday

With starting center Travis Swanson and guard Joe Dahl both missing this past Sunday's game against the Atlanta Falcons, it comes as no surprise...

Drummond: Little Caesars Arena doesn’t acknowledge the Pistons enough

Is Little Caesars Arena favoring one of its home teams over the other? Detroit Piston center Andre Drummond seems to think so. https://twitter.com/AndreDrummond/status/912051237109030912 After a visit over the...

8 Prospects for the Detroit Tigers to play in the Arizona...

As the Detroit Tigers have their eye sets on the future with the idea of getting younger, leaner, and more athletic, virtually everybody and...