1. Michigan Football: Depth Chart Analysis, Complete 2014 Preview and Predictions

    Brady Hoke heads into his fourth season in Michigan teetering between potential breakthrough success and epic failure. His team is stocked with talented players—attracting recruits to Ann Arbor hasn ’t been a problem...

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  2. Michigan Football: Final Camp Stock Report

    Michigan breaks camp on Saturday following a final practice at Michigan Stadium before starting game-week preparations for its season opener versus Appalachian State...

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  3. Michigan Football: Running Back by Committee Is Best Shot at Success

    Brady Hoke still believes that a running back will separate himself from the pack and seize the top position on the depth chart. "Things will shake out a bit, and then we'll have a No...

    Phil Callihan Written by Phil Callihan about 5 days ago 5,316 reads 46 comments

  4. Michigan Football: Week 2 Fall Camp Stock Report

    The biggest news out of Michigan football this week came when Brady Hoke confirmed that fifth-year senior quarterback Devin Gardner would be the starter for the team’s first game...

    Phil Callihan Written by Phil Callihan about 8 days ago 10,701 reads 41 comments

  5. Michigan Football: Brady Hoke Determined to Run the Ball, Is It the Right Call?

    Brady Hoke is a fluent practitioner of coach speak . After a long career he can deflect uncomfortable questions with a deft array of cliches or the occasional funny quip...

    Phil Callihan Written by Phil Callihan about 10 days ago 10,134 reads 48 comments

  6. Breaking Down Michigan's Latest Depth Chart Moves Midway Through Fall Camp

    Position battles were a hot topic Sunday at Michigan’s media day. Brady Hoke and his coordinators, Doug Nussmeier and Greg Mattison, held court and entertained questions from the media in attendance...

    Phil Callihan Written by Phil Callihan about 11 days ago 9,782 reads 23 comments

  7. Michigan Football: Week 1 Fall Camp Stock Report

    The biggest bombshell from the first week of camp was the announcement from Brady Hoke that Michigan will have a free night scrimmage open to the public on August 16...

    Phil Callihan Written by Phil Callihan about 15 days ago 12,388 reads 30 comments

  8. Michigan Football: Team Hungry to Succeed After Offseason Changes

    Michigan flamed out at the end of last season, dropping five out of its last six games to finish a mediocre 7-6. That isn ’t what Michigan fans expected from Brady Hoke ...

    Phil Callihan Written by Phil Callihan about 17 days ago 3,584 reads 11 comments

  9. Repackaging Michigan's Brutal Schedule as an Opportunity for Greatness

    Michigan enters fall camp needing to bounce back after last season’s 7-6 record and facing a brutal schedule that has it playing all three of its key rivals on the road...

    Phil Callihan Written by Phil Callihan about 18 days ago 3,248 reads 15 comments

  10. Biggest Storylines Heading into Michigan's Fall Camp

    Brady Hoke welcomes his team to fall camp this weekend. Michigan is looking to forget last season’s 7-6 finish that forced Hoke to shuffle his defensive staff and hire a new offensive coordinator...

    Phil Callihan Written by Phil Callihan about 21 days ago 3,846 reads 12 comments

  11. Michigan Football: Brady Hoke Right to Cool Jabrill Peppers Hype

    The first question lobbed at Brady Hoke after he finished his opening statement at Big Ten media days was about a player who had yet to play a down at Michigan...

    Phil Callihan Written by Phil Callihan about 23 days ago 5,927 reads 16 comments

  12. Michigan Football: What Devin Gardner Learned from Tom Brady

    The history and tradition that come with playing at Michigan can either motivate or stagger those who play in the shadow of past greats...

    Phil Callihan Written by Phil Callihan about 24 days ago 6,310 reads 19 comments

  13. Michigan Football: Brady Hoke in the Crossfire Between AD and Regents

    On one side is athletic director David Brandon, who has been nationally lauded for his business acumen and overseeing the transformation of the University of Michigan's athletic department...

    Phil Callihan Written by Phil Callihan about 29 days ago 16,681 reads 73 comments

  14. Michigan Football: Brady Hoke Will Need Road Wins to Save Home Attendance Streak

    The most exciting games on Michigan’s schedule this season won’t be played in Ann Arbor, raising the possibility that the team’s streak of 100,000-plus attendees might be broken...

    Phil Callihan Written by Phil Callihan about 1 month ago 6,724 reads 36 comments

  15. Michigan Football: Previewing 6 Biggest Position Battles Heading into Fall Camp

    Brady Hoke enters his fourth season with a roster finally stocked with his own recruits. Looking to erase last season’s 7-6 finish, Hoke can eagerly expect a defense that is ...

    Phil Callihan Written by Phil Callihan about 1 month ago 8,018 reads 38 comments

  16. Michigan Football: What Devin Gardner Can Learn from Brian Griese

    A quarterback with mixed success enters his senior season to questions of whether or not he should make way for his successor. A statement about Devin Gardner? Try Brian Griese entering the 1997 season...

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  17. Michigan Football: 5 Backups Critical To Michigan's Success in 2014

    The murmurs of discontent that began during Brady Hoke ’s second campaign turned into cries of frustration as Michigan slid to a 7-6 finish last season...

    Phil Callihan Written by Phil Callihan about 1 month ago 5,704 reads 25 comments

  18. 5 Issues We Would Love Michigan's Brady Hoke to Address at Big Ten Media Days

    The Big Ten begins gearing up for the season with its annual event for media and fans in Chicago. Big Ten Media Days and Kickoff Luncheon will be held July 28-29 and feature 42 players and coaches from the conference schools...

    Phil Callihan Written by Phil Callihan about 1 month ago 7,355 reads 123 comments

  19. Michigan Football: Keys to Doug Nussmeier's Retooling the Running Attack

    Michigan head coach Brady Hoke lured offensive coordinator Doug Nussmeier away from Alabama with a clear mandate to rebuild the running game...

    Phil Callihan Written by Phil Callihan about 1 month ago 8,256 reads 37 comments

  20. Michigan Wolverines 2014 QB Fall Practice Preview: Depth Chart and Analysis

    Devin Gardner enters fall practice as Michigan’s presumptive starter at quarterback. While signs point to him leading the team as it tries to bounce back from a disappointing ...

    Phil Callihan Written by Phil Callihan about 1 month ago 5,184 reads 20 comments

  21. How Does Brady Hoke Stack Up Against Wolverines' Former Coaches?

    Brady Hoke expounded on the importance of tradition when he became Michigan’s head coach. Now entering his fourth season, high expectations fueled by the storied past of Michigan football threaten to swamp the program...

    Phil Callihan Written by Phil Callihan about 1 month ago 4,971 reads 52 comments

  22. Michigan Football: Is Countess the Wolverine Under the Most Pressure for 2014?

    Last week, Michigan unveiled its 2014 roster , and the first name listed ended months of speculation about the status of a hallowed number from the team’s storied past. Defensive back Blake Countess is switching from No...

    Phil Callihan Written by Phil Callihan about 1 month ago 7,369 reads 84 comments

  23. Michigan Football: Why Jabrill Peppers Will Be the Wolverines' X-Factor in 2014

    Incoming freshman Jabrill Peppers will make a major impact this season, but it might not be on defense...

    Phil Callihan Written by Phil Callihan about 1 month ago 6,833 reads 31 comments

  24. Michigan Football: 5 Things Devin Gardner Needs to Do to Win the Big Ten

    Quarterback Devin Gardner is Michigan’s best hope for a berth in the Big Ten championship game. It’s been ten years since the Wolverines won the Big Ten, and the pressure ...

    Phil Callihan Written by Phil Callihan about 1 month ago 6,866 reads 82 comments

  25. Michigan Football: Strengths, Weaknesses and Secret Weapons

    Last season’s disappointing 7-6 record forced Brady Hoke to make big offseason changes to get Michigan back on track. Gone is offensive coordinator Al Borges, replaced with great fanfare by Doug Nussmeier , formerly of Alabama...

    Phil Callihan Written by Phil Callihan about 1 month ago 6,458 reads 15 comments