1. Michigan vs. Michigan State: Game Grades, Analysis for Wolverines and Spartans

    Brady Hoke has long praised his players' work ethic, practice habits and attitudes. He says that the Wolverines "work hard every day," but he's disappointed that they're not being rewarded for their labor...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 2 months ago 8,721 reads 49 comments

  2. Michigan vs. Michigan State: Live Score and Highlights

    MSU 35, UM 11 (Final) Paul Bunyan's staying in East Lansing. Again. The No. 8-ranked Spartans (7-1, 4-0) have won six of the past seven meetings with the Wolverines (3-5, 1-3)...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 2 months ago 13,617 reads 90 comments

  3. Michigan Basketball: Wolverines with the Most to Prove in 2014-15

    In essence, John Beilein’s entire team at Michigan has a lot to prove this season. And it has a few holes to plug...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 2 months ago 2,002 reads 3 comments

  4. Michigan State Basketball: Expectations for Spartans' Big 3 in 2014-15

    Simply making the NCAA tournament is never enough for Michigan State—the Spartans are all about making annual runs deep into March. With Denzel Valentine, Branden Dawson and Travis Trice at the helm, an extended dance this spring is possible...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 2 months ago 3,653 reads 3 comments

  5. Michigan vs. Michigan State Is Most Important Game of Devin Gardner's Career

    Devin Gardner wouldn ’t take the bait. As a matter of fact, he wasn ’t even remotely close to falling into those cobwebs during Monday’s press conference ...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 2 months ago 4,178 reads 69 comments

  6. Michigan Football: The Challenge Wolverines D Faces vs. Michigan State

    Through seven games, Michigan’s defense has kept most of the opposing rushers modest, but it’s given up far too many big plays to receivers...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 2 months ago 8,161 reads 88 comments

  7. Michigan State Basketball: Why Leadership Won't Be an Issue for 2014-15 Spartans

    A lack of leadership has never really been a nagging issue for Tom Izzo at Michigan State. As a matter of fact, in 2011-12, he saw one of his greatest, Draymond Green, lead by example and raise the already high bar for future Spartans...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 2 months ago 3,769 reads 0 comments

  8. Michigan Football: How Wolverines Offense Must Prepare for Michigan State

    Coming off its first Big Ten win of the season, Michigan now has a long week to prepare for No. 8-ranked Michigan State, which it’ll face Oct. 25 in East Lansing...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 2 months ago 5,973 reads 45 comments

  9. Michigan Basketball: Will 2014-15 Be John Beilein's Most Challenging at U-M?

    John Beilein isn’t facing a “rebuilding year,” but a little rearranging is most certainly in the Michigan coach’s future...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 2 months ago 5,537 reads 15 comments

  10. Michigan Football: Steps Wolverines Secondary Must Take to Improve

    Michigan’s secondary hasn ’t always lived up to the hype this season. But on Saturday, the Wolverines defensive backs did enough to momentarily quiet their critics...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 2 months ago 3,295 reads 12 comments

  11. Battered but Not Beaten: Former MSU Star Paul Davis on His Journeyman Career

    Displayed proudly in a “little bottle” are three “teeth-like” pieces of cartilage that nearly ended Paul Davis ’ professional basketball career...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 2 months ago 6,724 reads 2 comments

  12. Penn State vs. Michigan: Game Grades, Analysis for Nittany Lions and Wolverines

    Michigan cracked the Big Ten win column Saturday night with an 18-13 victory over Penn State at The Big House in Ann Arbor. "It wasn't pretty," Wolverines coach Brady Hoke said during his postgame presser...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 3 months ago 11,559 reads 54 comments

  13. Penn State vs. Michigan: Live Score and Highlights

    Michigan 18, Penn State 13 (Final) It took three field goals from Matt Wile to do it, but Michigan earned its first Big Ten win of the year after shutting down Penn State's hot-shot ...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 3 months ago 8,833 reads 41 comments

  14. Michigan Basketball: Why Mark Donnal, Ricky Doyle Are Potential Breakout Stars

    They're each roughly 6'9" and 240 pounds. One has an inside game, one has an outside game—and both should be steady contributors to Michigan in 2014-15...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 3 months ago 4,822 reads 3 comments

  15. How Michigan's Run Game Can Survive Without Derrick Green for Rest of 2014

    Derrick Green was finally showing the Wolverines what he could do for them. Now they’ll have to find out what they can do without him...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 3 months ago 6,161 reads 28 comments

  16. Michigan Football: 5 Startling Statistics Through 6 Weeks

    There probably aren’t many who thought Michigan would be sitting at 2-4 after six games. But it’s true: Team 135, for lack of a better term, just isn’t that good...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 3 months ago 6,280 reads 53 comments

  17. Michigan vs. Rutgers: Game Grades, Analysis for the Wolverines

    Another week, another bad loss for Michigan. Now at 2-4, the Wolverines must scramble for answers if they hope to even remotely compete with Penn State this Saturday in Ann Arbor...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 3 months ago 1,643 reads 7 comments

  18. Michigan vs. Rutgers: Live Score and Highlights

    Rutgers 26, Michigan 24 (Final) The Scarlet Knights had to block a kick to win, but the last-minute heroics from Kemoko Turay just vaulted them past the once-mighty Wolverines...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 3 months ago 14,781 reads 132 comments

  19. Michigan Basketball: Finding Chemistry Key for Versatile Wolverines in 2014-15

    Mixing and matching has always been one of John Beilein’s strengths. Now in his eighth year as Michigan basketball’s head coach, the celebrated tactician will undoubtedly ...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 3 months ago 1,346 reads 3 comments

  20. Michigan Basketball: How Wolverines' Backcourt Stacks Up vs. Rest of B1G

    Ever since John Beilein took over as head coach, Michigan has continuously improved up front and in the back. Entering 2014-15, the Wolverines stand to deliver with forwards, but they’ll also give opponents a healthy dose of their guards as well...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 3 months ago 5,174 reads 10 comments

  21. Michigan Football: How Greg Mattison's Wolverines Defense Can Rebound

    Greg Mattison doesn’t always “believe in stats a lot." But the Michigan defensive coordinator has to believe that his Wolverines defense has to be better than it was ...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 3 months ago 2,855 reads 20 comments

  22. Michigan Football: Game-by-Game Predictions for the Month of October

    Six weeks ago, a 9-3 record was an attainable goal for Michigan’s Team 135. However, recent events suggest otherwise, as the Wolverines again find themselves washing away the ...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 3 months ago 9,413 reads 47 comments

  23. Minnesota vs. Michigan: Game Grades and Analysis for the Wolverines

    Gut-wrenching. That's the only way that this Michigan loss, the most recent in a string of dissatisfying efforts, can be described...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 3 months ago 7,844 reads 109 comments

  24. Minnesota vs. Michigan: Live Score and Highlights

    Minny 30, Michigan 14 (Final) Michigan falls to 2-3 and Minnesota bumps to 4-1. After decades of taking hits, Minnesota hit back today at The Big House...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 3 months ago 7,270 reads 118 comments

  25. Michigan State Basketball: Matt McQuaid Keeps MSU's Recruiting Hot Streak Going

    If even momentarily, Matt McQuaid ’s commitment to Michigan State’s 2015 class should quiet those doubting coach Tom Izzo ’s finesse on the recruiting trail...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 3 months ago 7,328 reads 4 comments