After Michigan’s defensive line dominated Saturday’s open scrimmage, head coach Brady Hoke said the team is looking for someone to separate from the others. Hoke mentioned Clark, who’s become a conference force but has dealt with inconsistency.
The name Jabrill Peppers has been uttered in the same breath as Charles Woodson since the day he decided to commit to the Michigan Wolverines. Whether or not he may actually live up to that comparison has yet to be determined. But there is one thing that is a fact: the hype is real.
For those in attendance during Michigan’s open scrimmage Saturday, memories of an inept running game from 2013 flashed in Doug Nussmeier’s public fall debut as the team’s offensive coordinator.
De’Veon Smith knows toughness. Being in a family with talented football players, it’s a trait Michigan’s sophomore running back needed to learn quickly at a young age.
Michigan had a strong special team’s season in 2013. The Wolverines will need to replace placekicker Brenden Gibbons, who made 141 consecutive PAT attempts. But the Wolverines are loaded with grade-A talent, and look to build on a historical season.
Michigan hosted its annual football media day on Aug. 10. Below is a photo gallery comprised of shots taken by Photo Editor Rebecca Gallagher.
Cole turned heads in Michigan’s spring practice as an early enrollee. He’s doing the same thing in fall practice as a true freshman.
On Friday, Michigan unveiled an all-blue alternate uniform for the third night game in Michigan Stadium history, the first look predominated by blue in the team’s 135-year history.
Devin Gardner completed one of the most prolific seasons under center in Michigan history last fall. But that still might not be enough to win an open quarterback competition on a team NFL.com ranked second in its Quarterback U feature.
A 2014 Michigan signee, Wangler starred in the inaugural Michigan-Ohio Border Classic, an all-star game between top players in both states. The linebacker was honored as defensive MVP after totaling five tackles and a sack in Team Michigan’s 27-14 win.