JUST IN: Former Michigan star trolls Ohio State prior to ‘The Game’

In just about an hour, Michigan will take the field at the ‘Big House’ against the hated Ohio State Buckeyes. Though Michigan has had a rough season, losing to both Michigan State and Ohio State, beating the Buckeyes would allow Wolverines fans to sleep a little better for the next 365 days. On Saturday morning, … Read more

8 Local Senior Bowl players the Detroit Lions should pay close attention to

On Tuesday, invitees will begin practicing for the Reese’s Senior Bowl, which will be held this coming Saturday in Mobile, AL. The game itself will be played between the North and the South and features some of the best senior college football players from across the nation. The South team will be coached by Hue Jackson … Read more

Michigan’s Jourdan Lewis is best DB in B1G; entire UM defense earns All-Big Ten honors

Michigan Wolverines senior cornerback Jourdan Lewis is a Jim Thorpe Award finalist for a second straight year. Last year, he ended up falling short of that honor, as well as being the best defensive back in the Big Ten, to a friendly foe and Detroit-native in Iowa CB Desmond King. This year, however, Lewis would not be … Read more

U-M, MSU ‘Bednarik Award’ watch list players named to ‘Nagurski Trophy’ watch list

We learned earlier this week that three defensive players from the Michigan Wolverines and two standouts from the Michigan State Spartans were listed among the 90 players on the watch list for the Chuck Bednarik Award, which is given annually the nation’s top defensive player from the Maxwell Football Club. The three Michigan players – Jourdan Lewis, Jabrill Peppers and Chris … Read more

5 Wolverines, 2 Spartans named to preseason POY watch lists

It’s about that time of the year for various preseason rankings and player watch lists to be released, making us one step closer to the 2016 college football season. On Tuesday, the Maxwell Football Club announced a list of players that are being considered for both the Maxwell Award as well as the Bednarik Award. … Read more

Plethora of Michigan-based talent projected for first round in 2017 NFL Draft

Matt Miller, Bleacher Report’s lead NFL Draft writer, published his “Way-Too-Early” 2017 NFL Mock Draft this morning, and the talent out of Michigan based schools for overflowing. 2017 NFL Mock Draft: Matt Miller's Way-Too-Early Predictions https://t.co/ewZDbmpjOm via @bleacherreport — Matt Miller (@nfldraftscout) May 2, 2016 Four players from Michigan-based schools made an appearance on the … Read more

5 keys to Michigan beating Michigan State

[tps_header]The big game between the Michigan Wolverines and the Michigan State Spartans is nearly upon us and everyone is excited about what should be a very good game. These five areas will be important for a Michigan victory in this intense rivalry matchup.[/tps_header] [tps_title]1) The Trenches: UM Defensive line vs. MSU Offensive line[/tps_title] There’s no question that … Read more

GAMEDAY: Northwestern Wildcats @ Michigan Wolverines

Who: Northwestern Wildcats (5-0;1-0) @ Michigan Wolverines (4-1;1-0) Where: Michigan Stadium — Ann Arbor, Michigan Kickoff: Saturday, October 10th at 3:30 PM ET TV: Big Ten Network Latest Line: Michigan by 7.5 Weather: Partly cloudy with a temperature around 63 degrees. West SW wind around 7 mph. No chance of rain.  Matchup: Two of the top 10 teams in Total Defense in the … Read more