ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Can a true freshman really contribute at the college level? Is it easier at one position than another? Over the summer WolverineNation has been breaking down the probabilities of playing time and projections of the Wolverines' freshmen, position by position.
about 1088 days ago | Chantel Jennings | Michigan Wolverines
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Quick Hits is a look at the must-know facts for each region in regard to Michigan and its football recruiting efforts. It will give you an idea of the Wolverines' history in that region, as well as what one can expect from that region over the next few seasons.
about 1112 days ago | Chantel Jennings & Tom VanHaaren | Michigan Wolverines
Every Thursday our writers sit down to chat about three topics surrounding Michigan sports. This week, they take a look at the past national title game, the ensuing spring game and the 2014 recruiting class.
about 1173 days ago | Chantel Jennings, Michael Rothstein & Tom VanHaaren | Michigan Wolverines
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Linebacker Jake Ryan was supposed to be the brightest spot of the Wolverines defense next year. A season removed from being Michigan's leading tackler, the expectations were high -- Michigan's MVP?
about 1174 days ago | Chantel Jennings | Michigan Wolverines
Michigan has suffered a huge setback early in spring practice, as the team announced Wednesday that junior linebacker Jake Ryan tore his ACL during Tuesday's practice. Ryan is the team's top returning defensive player, having led the Wolverines last year with 88 tackles, 16 tackles for loss, 4.
about 1195 days ago | Brian Bennett | Michigan Wolverines
Michigan football coach Brady Hoke met with the media Wednesday afternoon for the final time before the Notre Dame game Saturday. Here are a few quick notes from the press conference: INJURIES Out: Brandon Moore (MCL) In: Stephen Hopkins (hamstring), Desmond Morgan (head) Probably Out: Brennen Beyer (knee) Probably In: Richard Ash (undisclosed, referred to as a "boo boo") STARTING SPOT BATTLES WLB: Morgan will probably start over freshman James Ross MLB: Kenny Demens will start over freshman Joe Bolden NOT SO GROOVY Very little has been said about last season's game this week.
about 1377 days ago | Chantel Jennings | Michigan Wolverines
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Linebacker Dylan Weigel (Pickerington, Ohio/Pickerington North) led his team in tackles as a sophomore and intends to do the same this season. But what he attributes much of his success to on the football field is picking up another sport off it -- one that increases intensity but decreases padding: rugby.
about 1383 days ago | Chantel Jennings | Michigan Wolverines