1. Michigan Football: How Wolverines Failed to Meet Expectations in 2014

    Instead of sitting comfortably at 8-2 or 7-3, Michigan is stuck in a rut at 5-5 (3-3 Big Ten), fighting for bowl eligibility and searching for a little respect before closing an incredibly disappointing, yet familiar, season under coach Brady Hoke ...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 6 months ago 5,979 reads 41 comments

  2. Michigan State Basketball: Complete Roster, Season Preview for 2014-15 Spartans

    Another year, another opportunity to compete for a Big Ten championship and another year to make a mad dash through March and April—that’s always the mode of operation ...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 6 months ago 3,982 reads 7 comments

  3. Michigan Basketball: Complete Roster, Season Preview for 2014-15 Wolverines

    John Beilein’s grand design is unfolding in front of his very eyes—for the first time since the 1990s, Michigan is a feared program both at the Big Ten and national levels...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 6 months ago 6,794 reads 11 comments

  4. Michigan Football: Wolverines Run D the MVP of 2014 Season

    There is no debate—Greg Mattison ’s run defense is, by far, Michigan’s most valuable asset. And as usual, it anchored Saturday during Team 135’s 10-9 road win over Northwestern...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 6 months ago 5,113 reads 9 comments

  5. Michigan vs. Northwestern: Game Grades, Analysis for the Wolverines

    What Michigan and Northwestern did on Saturday was perhaps the ugliest display by any Big Ten team this season. However, the 10-9 decision moved coach Brady Hoke ’s Wolverines to 5-5 (3-3 B1G), so they’ll take it...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 6 months ago 6,463 reads 46 comments

  6. Michigan vs. Northwestern: Live Score and Highlights

    Michigan 10, Northwestern 9 (FINAL) Someone had to win. Michigan and Northwestern didn't play a well-executed game. It wasn't pretty, and there weren't many highlight plays...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 6 months ago 5,714 reads 70 comments

  7. Michigan Football: Player Development Under Brady Hoke a Mixed Bag

    Michigan head coach Brady Hoke has always taken a great deal of pride in developing players into young men. He has said that being a father figure and mentor is just as important as being a coach—no one would argue with that if he were winning...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 6 months ago 3,724 reads 28 comments

  8. Michigan Basketball: How Wolverines' Backcourt Will Set the Tone in 2014-15

    Young teams are nothing new for John Beilein—he’s had more than a few during his seven-year reign at Michigan...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 6 months ago 2,286 reads 0 comments

  9. Michigan Football: Wolverines Must Feed Drake Johnson More Carries

    All Drake Johnson needed was a chance—a real chance—to prove that he was worthy of a more significant role in Michigan’s backfield...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 6 months ago 5,353 reads 23 comments

  10. Indiana vs. Michigan: Game Grades, Analysis for the Wolverines

    All things considered, Michigan delivered a very "passable" performance during Saturday's 34-10 homecoming win over Indiana...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 6 months ago 6,014 reads 46 comments

  11. Indiana vs. Michigan: Live Score and Highlights

    Michigan 34, Indiana 10 (FINAL) Michigan has a new running back, and his name is Drake Johnson. Be sure to check back later for game grades , along with news and notes from Brady Hoke 's press conference...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 6 months ago 5,257 reads 30 comments

  12. Michigan State Basketball: Spartans' Best Fits in Early 2015 Signing Period

    It'll probably take a year or two, or maybe even three, before head coach Tom Izzo realizes which one of his 2015 commits best fits his Michigan State program...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 6 months ago 6,324 reads 9 comments

  13. Michigan Football: Wolverines Need More Players Like Joe Bolden

    Don’t knock Michigan linebacker Joe Bolden for showing heart during a heated moment—the “classless” and “unsportsmanlike” arguments won’t hold a drop of water...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 6 months ago 5,234 reads 64 comments

  14. Michigan Football: Game-by-Game Predictions for the Month of November

    This past Saturday’s 35-11 loss to Michigan State proved one thing: Michigan isn’t going to catch any breaks; it’s going to break...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 6 months ago 2,527 reads 11 comments

  15. 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 6 months ago 8,737 reads 49 comments

  16. 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 6 months ago 13,657 reads 90 comments

  17. 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 6 months ago 2,011 reads 3 comments

  18. 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 6 months ago 3,696 reads 3 comments

  19. 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 6 months ago 4,193 reads 69 comments

  20. 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 6 months ago 8,179 reads 88 comments

  21. 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 6 months ago 3,783 reads 0 comments

  22. 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 6 months ago 5,984 reads 45 comments

  23. 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 6 months ago 5,555 reads 15 comments

  24. 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 7 months ago 3,302 reads 12 comments

  25. 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 7 months ago 8,205 reads 2 comments