Warde Manuel says Jim Harbaugh contract extension ‘not a short-term play’

NCAA Football: Michigan at Michigan State

The news was made official earlier this year, as the University of Michigan inked head coach Jim Harbaugh to a contract extension that runs through 2025, albeit at a reduced price tag that now ranks Harbaugh amongst the bottom half of Big Ten coaches in annual salary. This comes on the heels of a disappointing … Read more

Contracts details released for Michigan RB coach Mike Hart

The Michigan Wolverines brought back a team legend earlier this month. Mike Hart, who earned three-time first-team All-Big Ten selections while setting school records for rushing yards and carries, returns to Ann Arbor will be in charge of the team’s running backs as part of head coach Jim Harbaugh‘s staff. And now we know how … Read more

Mike Hart releases statement after return to Michigan Wolverines

The Michigan Wolverines brought back a legend this afternoon as a key addition to head coach Jim Harbaugh‘s staff. Mike Hart, who earned three-time first-team All-Big Ten selections while setting school records for rushing yards and carries, will be in charge of the team’s running backs. He’s spent the last four years as running backs … Read more

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 962 wins and a .729 winning percentage, both tops in the nation entering the 2020 season. There have been some great coaches and especially players have had to come through the tunnel … Read more

Game of the Day: Wolverines survive Spartans rally to win 2005 matchup in OT (VIDEO)

There are few games better during the college football season than seeing the two in-state rivals from the great state of Michigan go head to head! The Michigan Wolverines were able to survive a comeback from the Michigan State Spartans and get the job in in overtime at Spartan Stadium during the 2005 edition of … Read more

Hey Spartans, it’s time to stop acting like “Lil Brother”

Chris Frey is the latest example in a string of Lil Brother-like comments (Author’s note, I am and always will be a Spartan. Was born Green and White thanks to two wonderful Michigan State alums for parents) The date is November 4th, 2007. Michigan and Michigan State duke it out at Spartan Stadium in a … Read more

FLASHBACK: No. 1 Ohio State vs. No. 2 Michigan meet in the “Game of the Century”

It’s been a little over a decade now since Michigan and Ohio State met in Columbus, to play in what has been referred to by many as the “Game of the Century.” Out of all of the great battles these two arch-rivals have had — 1991 and 2003, to name a couple — this one left … Read more

10 Michigan/Michigan State games… From a fans point of view (Part One)

Welcome to Men on Football… I’ve got Paul Rochon and Dylan Bair to give their opinions on 10 recent UofM/MSU football games… from a male’s point of view. Editor’s disclaimer: Paul is, and I quote, the “best couch General Manager alive. More Michigan than Bo. Never wrong, often misunderstood.” Second editor’s disclaimer: Dylan is, again … Read more

Top 10 Michigan Football players this century

NCAA Football: Orange Bowl-Michigan vs Florida State

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 their favor. It’s worth a reminder that this is based solely on individual accomplishments, not … Read more

Former Michigan running back Mike Hart to be new RB coach at Indiana

Former Michigan running back Mike Hart has been busy with football since departing Ann Arbor. After a brief stint in the NFL, Hart quickly joined the sidelines to be a running backs coach. Come next fall, he will be back in the Big Ten holding that same position at Indiana. Can confirm IU intends to hire … Read more

Mike Hart comments on U-M/MSU rivarly, regrets ‘Little Brother’ comment

It has been eight years since the infamous phrase of “Little Brother” was uttered by Michigan RB Mike Hart. Since then, Hart has been extremely active in the football community. After three years playing for the Indianapolis Colts, he has had roles as offensive quality control coach and running backs coach at Eastern Michigan and … Read more

Hey Michigan fans: Here are 10 reasons why your football program is a joke!

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 author and the author alone.  *In addition to the above, this piece was all in good fun and is … Read more

Top 10 offensive players in Michigan football history

NCAA Football: Orange Bowl-Michigan vs Florida State

There is no doubt about it that the Michigan Wolverines have had an abundance of talent on the offensive side of the ball throughout their storied history. Here is a list of who I believe are the top 1o offensive players in Michigan football history. Who do you think should make the list? Mike Hart … Read more

U of M fans better care about MSU’s success

As a Spartan fan, I have felt the cold, firm grip of the Michigan football program on my school for far too long. Every time my Spartans would beat the spread it was considered a feat, 2004 was simply the best game in the series I had ever seen. U of M was not only … Read more