Doug Nussmeier: Alabama OC taking same job at Michigan

Wednesday, January 8th, 2014

Alabama offensive coordinator Doug Nussmeier shocked much of the college football world Wednesday night with news that he had decided to accept the same position at Michigan. Nussmeier will replace outgoing offensive coordinator Al Borges, who was fired by head coach Brady Hoke earlier in the day. The 43-year-old Nussmeier will ...

Trey Burke and Tim Hardaway Jr. headed to the NBA?

Thursday, April 4th, 2013

In the midst of a fantastic Final Four run, Michigan's basketball program could have just been dealt some bad news on Thursday. According to reports, both Trey Burke and Tim Hardaway Jr. will jump to the NBA after this season. Darren Heitner, a sports business writer for Forbes, is reporting that ...

College basketball: Who will be the last unbeaten standing?

Thursday, December 6th, 2012

I wasn't even a twinkle in my father's eye in 1976. But the year is one of my favorites. And it's not because it's the year which produced three of my all-time favorite movies ("Rocky," "All The President's Men" and "Midway"). The year 1976 is known for one thing - at ...

College Football: Week four in memes

Monday, September 24th, 2012

Happy week four. Indiana had the week off, so I may have unwittingly enjoyed an entire Saturday of football without any thoughts of self-harm. Enjoy this week's memes!

College Football: Week Two in memes

Monday, September 10th, 2012

Welcome to the Week In Memes! We decided we would have some fun with our weekly wrap up of college football, so instead of game wraps or just straight stealing from EDSBS, we're going to meme our way through the week's action. At least until we run out of ideas ...

Michigan Football: Fitzgerald Toussaint’s Status for Alabama Game Uncertain

Thursday, August 30th, 2012

Michigan coach Brady Hoke isn't saying whether running back Fitzgerald Toussaint is going to play Saturday against Alabama. At least not yet. His decision is expected some time before kickoff, though nothing more specific was said to the press as of yet. Toussaint has pled guilty to drunken driving and is ...

College Pop Tarts: A Good Idea Poorly Executed

Monday, August 20th, 2012

Monday we learned that five colleges are getting their own special edition Pop Tart boxes: Michigan, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina and Arkansas. This is a bit of marketing genius since Pop Tarts played a huge role in my college dietary plan, and have likely continued to do so for ensuing generations ...

The Long, Strange Tale Of Tate And The Forcier Family

Thursday, January 12th, 2012

The Rich Rodriguez Era at Michigan did at lot to screw up the standing of college football's winningest program. After a year of hindsight, Denard Robinson seems to be the only positive thing Rodriguez actually did while in Ann Arbor. Now everyone seems relieved that new coach Brady Hoke was ...