Michigan AD Ward Manuel puts Cris Carter on blast following his comments about Jim Harbaugh

On Wednesday, Ohio State alum Cris Carter, who is a co-host on FS1’s First Things First, made a sorry attempt at convincing us that Jim Harbaugh was considering leaving Michigan for the NFL. Embed from Getty Images Ohio State alum blows smoke out his ass about Jim Harbaugh leaving Michigan “Watch out for Jim Harbaugh,” Carter said. … Read more

Michigan AD Warde Manuel releases statement regarding Saturday’s pregame incident with Michigan State

WHEN WILL IT STOP!?!?! In a story that seems to never end, University of Michigan Athletic Director Warde Manuel has issued a statement regarding the pregame incident that went down on Saturday between Michigan and Michigan State. Embed from Getty Images “I had a conversation on the field with Michigan State Athletic Director Bill Beekman … Read more

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 recruiting classes, bowl game wins, an elevated national profile, and seasons with double-digit win totals are all happening. With the winning comes new facility improvements. Today the UM Board of Regents … Read more

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 the city of Rome. We are headed to Rome for a week of education and spring drills. RELEASE » https://t.co/o9IFUSR6pk#GoBlue pic.twitter.com/HNtSPb5JhG — Michigan Football (@UMichFootball) January 23, 2017 The team plans … Read more

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 a certain amount of money to pay his assistant coaches. Now, according to Michigan athletic director Warde Manuel, the assistant coach salary pool is about to increase. Via MLive.com: Michigan athletic … Read more

Jim Harbaugh, MHSAA not very pleased with Big Ten Friday night plan

When the Big Ten announced earlier this week that they would be implementing a new Friday night package of six games come the 2017 season, there were plenty of mixed emotions to say the least. The plan is definitely good exposure for the conference and to have their teams play one of very few, if … Read more

Michigan and Notre Dame to renew rivalry in 2018

Great news for fans of the Michigan Wolverines and the Notre Dame Fighting Irish this morning. It appears that the popular rivalry between two of the oldest football programs in the nation is set to renew in 2018. Michigan and Notre Dame reportedly will restart their football series in 2018. https://t.co/zd0FrNyawi — Freep Sports (@freepsports) … Read more

NCAA bans FBS from participating in satellite camps, effective immediately

On Friday, the NCAA announced a ban on FBS schools from holding satellite camps in locations other than their own facilities on campus, effective immediately. Satellite camps helped out recruits and schools, so obviously the NCAA got rid of them. https://t.co/a8RSQalDg6 pic.twitter.com/Jwka7zbu13 — Sporting News (@sportingnews) April 8, 2016 The NCAA has banned satellite camps … Read more

Michigan AD open to renewing rivalry with Notre Dame

One of the oldest rivalries in college football may be up for a renewal. University of Michigan and Notre Dame have a football history that goes back to 1887. ESPN is reporting that Michigan Athletic Director Warde Manuel may be open to scheduling some more games between the two schools: “If there are opportunities in the future … Read more

REPORT: U-M intends to hire UConn’s Warde Manuel as new AD

It appears that the University of Michigan has found their 12th athletic director in the school’s intercollegiate athletics 150-year history. Multiple reports have come out and ESPN has confirmed that Michigan will hire University of Connecticut’s athletic director Warde Manuel to the same position. Manuel, a former defensive end in the late 1980s during the … Read more