Tom Brady, Derek Jeter both slated to attend Michigan’s Signing Day festivities

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University of Michigan head football coach Jim Harbaugh and company will be welcoming in the Wolverines’ 2016 recruiting class inside Hill Auditorium on Wednesday, beginning at 11 a.m. with the festivities expected to last roughly two hours.

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This marks Harbaugh’s first ever invite-only type gathering as head coach of the Wolverines, and he will be inviting some rather prominent names for the event on Wednesday.

Among those in attendance with Harbaugh will be former Michigan quarterback and current New England Patriot Tom Brady, along with former New York Yankee great Derek Jeter.

Other notable attendees from the event include retired professional wrestling great Ric Flair, Michigan-born NASCAR driver Brad Keselowski, former Detroit Tigers manager Jim Leyland, Texas Rangers starting pitcher Derek Holland and former U-M football standouts Desmond Howard, Denard Robinson and Jon Jansen.

Introducing a top five nationally-ranked recruiting class with this cavalcade of stars will surely add to the excitement level in Ann Arbor. The Players’ Tribune will be streaming the event live from Hill Auditorium, beginning at 11:30 a.m. ET.

 

 

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