Construction of new $21M weight room approved for UM football, not everyone is pleased

The improvements for the University of Michigan football team have been rolling in steadily since the arrival of Jim Harbaugh as head football coach. Highly ranked...

LOOK: David Long, Chris Evans in photo finish during 200 yard race at Michigan...

https://twitter.com/CoachJim4UM/status/831546818383192065 The University of Michigan has upgraded its overall team speed over the past few years. Ever wonder who the fastest player on the team is? You...

UPDATE: Michael Johnson Sr. to coach at Oregon, not Michigan; Harbaugh and Finebaum at...

(02.17.17 @ 10:15 a.m. ET): So I guess Michael Johnson will be taking his services elsewhere. Just days after reporting that Michigan would hire...

Dave Adolph, defensive analyst for Michigan, passes away at age 79

The Michigan football program lost a member of their family today. Longtime footballer and Wolverines defensive analyst Dave Adolph has passed away at the...

JUST IN: Former Wolverines WR Freddy Canteen transferring to Notre Dame

On Saturday, former University of Michigan wide receiver Freddy Canteen revealed via Twitter that he is transferring to Notre Dame. https://twitter.com/FreddCanteen_/status/830572251837771782 Canteen originally came to the...

Former UM star Taylor Lewan wants fighting legalized in the NFL

Taylor Lewan had a checkered career at the University of Michigan. No one can deny his physical skills as an offensive lineman. However, he was certainly...

REPORT: Brady Hoke to become defensive line coach at Tennessee

According to reports, former University of Michigan head coach Brady Hoke is expected to become the next defensive line coach at Tennessee. https://twitter.com/BruceFeldmanCFB/status/828626810808119296 Hoke, who went 31-20...

RUMOR: Michigan TE Devin Asiasi looking to transfer to West Coast

Though there is no official report floating around at this time, a rumor that seems to be gaining some major steam is that Michigan...

Michigan takes slight dip in ESPN’s “Way Too Early Top 25” for 2017 after...

On January 10, 2017, ESPN published their "Way Too Early Top 25" rankings for college football. This was just after Clemson defeated Alabama for the College Football...

NSD Recap: Michigan makes big splashes with Solomon, Collins; adds two in-state walk-ons

Just another day at the office for Michigan head football coach Jim Harbaugh. The coach showcased his second edition of 'Signing with the Stars' on...

BREAKING: 4-star WR Nico Collins commits to University of Michigan

Jim Harbaugh and the University of Michigan Wolverines have landed another stellar recruit for the class of 2017. Nico Collins of Pinson, Alabama has committed to...

Michigan gets pledge from nation’s top punter Bradley Robbins

With kicker Kenny Allen graduated and moving on, the Michigan Wolverines have a noticeable hole in the special teams department. But on Wednesday, they were able...

BREAKING: 5-star DT Aubrey Solomon chooses Michigan on National Signing Day

One of the strangest recruitments of the year has come to end. Aubrey Solomon's roller coaster of a recruiting journey epitomizes the crazy up...

JUST IN: Michigan announces emcees for ‘Signing of the Stars’ event

On Wednesday, Jim Harbaugh and the University of Michigan football program will he hosting their second annual "Signing of the Stars" National Signing Day...

MUST SEE: 4-Star WR Oliver Martin commits to Michigan, jumps in pool with Harbaugh

Earlier today, we published a piece documenting Jim Harbaugh's latest recruiting expedition as he took a picture with 4-star wide receiver Oliver Martin while...

JUST IN: Michigan announces first round of ‘Signing of the Stars’ guests

If Michigan's "Signing of the Stars" part two is anywhere near as good as part one, Wolverine's faithful are in for quite a treat....

LOOK: Jim Harbaugh is up to his old recruiting tricks again [Photo]

Jim Harbaugh is up to his old recruiting tricks once again. The Michigan head coach recently visited four-star receiver Oliver Martin at his swim...

Michigan gets pledge from Saline linebacker Tyler Plocki for 2017

Sometimes for soon-to-be college athletes, all it takes is that one and only visit to a university before making their decision on where to...

Jim Harbaugh sheds some light on the Erik Swenson fiasco

If you happen to follow the college football recruiting scene, you are well aware of the fact that no commitment is set in stone...

Jim Harbaugh tweets out interesting request to Pope regarding his baby’s baptism

As you have probably heard, Jim Harbaugh and his wife Sara were recently blessed with the birth of a baby boy which they named...

LOOK: Jim Harbaugh meets up with guy who hit him with truck when he...

You may or may not have known about the story of Jim Harbaugh getting hit by a truck when he was 6-years-old, so here...

JUST IN: Michigan hires Greg Frey to coach tackles, tight ends

According to reports, the University of Michigan has hired Greg Frey to coach tackles and tight ends beginning immediately. He will also serve as...

EDITORIAL: Jim Harbaugh should be applauded, Rome trip exemplifies ‘The Michigan Difference’

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...

Michigan inks three assistant coaches to new contracts, each worth $1 million per year

The storming emergence of Michigan football back into the national spotlight has certainly grabbed plenty of attention over the last two seasons since Jim Harbaugh...

Michigan’s Jeremy Clark denied sixth year of eligibility by NCAA

When Michigan cornerback Jeremy Clark tore his ACL in the fourth game of the 2016 season, the hope was that he would be granted...

Michigan to hold spring practices in Rome this April

The University of Michigan announced on Monday that the football team will be heading across the pond for spring football practices, more specifically in...

Trey Burke clarifies his comments about the ‘jail food’ at Michigan

Back in October, Trey Burke had some choice words about the time he spent at Michigan, specifically regarding the food that was served to...

Report: 4-star offensive lineman Kai-Leon Herbert decommits from Wolverines

The Michigan Wolverines recruiting class for 2017 took lost one casualty on Sunday. Per Scout.com, 4-star offensive lineman Kai-Leon Herbert (Fort Lauderdale, FL) has reportedly decommitted from...

Michigan to increase football assistant salary pool

When Jim Harbaugh was hired as head coach at the University of Michigan, he had it put in his contract that he would have...

Former Michigan QB Shane Morris will finish career at Central Michigan

It was earlier this month when former Michigan Wolverines backup quarterback Shane Morris made it official that he was departing the program as a graduate and...

Way Too Early: Michigan favored over Florida in 2017 season opener

This week's edition of Way Too Early includes something for all the gamblers out there. You can already place bets on the 2017 season opener...

UPDATE: Former Michigan FB/LB Wyatt Shallman transferring to Ohio

(02.08.17): Last month, former Michigan linebacker Wyatt Shallman announced he was going to leave the University of Michigan and pursue playing elsewhere in 2017...

Michigan is getting huge contributions from Moe Wagner and D.J. Wilson

The Michigan Wolverines are a tough team to figure out at times. They have a number of capable scorers and rarely turn the ball over...

Jim Harbaugh at it again as he brings daughter to help recruit Aubrey Solomon...

Since being hired as the head football coach at the University of Michigan, Jim Harbaugh has made it perfectly clear that he is willing...

BREAKING: Michigan’s Tyrone Wheatley named Jacksonville Jaguars RB coach

According to the Jacksonville Jaguars, Tyrone Wheatley has been named the team's next running backs coach. https://twitter.com/RapSheet/status/821154756597022721 Wheatley, who has 10 years NFL experience, has spent...

Michigan’s Jim Harbaugh announces birth of his seventh child

University of Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh and his wife Sarah have announced the birth of a healthy baby boy: John Harbaugh. https://twitter.com/CoachJim4UM/status/819296742852218881 Jim and his wife Sarah...

BREAKING: Michigan’s Jabrill Peppers officially declares for 2017 NFL Draft

What was widely speculated for much of the season has come to fruition on Tuesday. Michigan's do-everything redshirt junior has officially made his decision...

Michigan Basketball scares walk-on before rewarding him with scholarship [Video]

You have probably seen some of the videos floating around the internet featuring different teams pranking a non-scholarship player before finally revealing the player...

Top 100 OT Chuck Filiaga commits to Michigan

Michigan received a big commitment during the U.S. Army All-American Bowl today. During the showcase of the best high school talent in the country,...

JUST IN: Michigan to host second annual ‘Signing of the Stars’

According to Mark Snyder of the Detroit Free Press, the University of Michigan will be hosting their second annual "Signing of the Stars" event...

REPORT: Browns Pep Hamilton could join Jim Harbaugh at Michigan

According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, Cleveland Browns Associate HC-Offense Pep Hamilton may be leaving the NFL to head to the University...

Could No. 1 recruit Najee Harris ‘just show up’ at Michigan?

According to rumblings in the college football recruiting world, the University of Michigan has a real shot at landing the No. 1 recruit in...

Jabrill Peppers refutes claim that he is going Pro with Jimmy Sexton as agent

Forbes.com has published a story citing sources that claim Jabrill Peppers has signed with CAA as his agency and will be turning pro -...

Michigan QB John O’Korn to return for fifth season in 2017

The Michigan Wolverines got answers from a pair of their quarterbacks on the roster on Monday. First it was the third-string backup fourth-year junior Shane Morris...

Michigan assistant Jedd Fisch named new UCLA offensive coordinator

There's a multitude of reasons why the Michigan Wolverines have exponentially risen back to the national spotlight over the last two years under the direction...

UPDATE: Michigan TE Jake Butt has torn ACL

It is safe to say that playing under-manned in their 33-32 loss to Florida State in the Orange Bowl on Friday could have very...

Jabrill Peppers not playing in Orange Bowl due to injury

The Michigan Wolverines defense will be minus one huge name in the Orange Bowl against Florida State, after Jabrill Peppers was scratched before the game due...

Police report details incident involving suspended Michigan WR Grant Perry

More details have been made public regarding an incident in East Lansing involving Michigan wide receiver Grant Perry. The 19-year-old was charged and arraigned on...

Michigan center Mason Cole to return for senior season

FEATURE IMAGE: We're less than 48 hours away from kick off down in South Beach between the Michigan Wolverines and the Florida State Seminoles. The game...

Big Ten Admits Two Officiating Mistakes From Michigan/Ohio State Game

Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh was "bitterly disappointed" in the officiating in his team's double-overtime loss to the Ohio State Buckeyes this season. Much of...