1. Michigan Football: Will Brady Hoke's Loyalty to Assistants Be His Downfall?

    With a crucial year on the horizon for the Michigan football program in 2014, head coach Brady Hoke will have some tough decisions to make over the offseason...

    Zach Dirlam Written by Zach Dirlam about 8 months ago 4,343 reads 49 comments

  2. Michigan Basketball: 5 Keys to Beating Duke in ACC-B1G Challenge

    After throttling N.C. State in last season's Big Ten-ACC Challenge, the No. 22 Michigan Wolverines face a much more daunting task this year. The Maize and Blue will face the No. 10 Duke Blue Devils at Cameron Indoor Stadium...

    Zach Dirlam Written by Zach Dirlam about 8 months ago 2,625 reads 5 comments

  3. Michigan Football: Brady Hoke Proves He's the Right Man for 2014 in Loss to OSU

    Next season is going to be a pivotal year for head coach Brady Hoke and the Michigan football program. Another mediocre campaign will likely result in more than a few pink slips...

    Zach Dirlam Written by Zach Dirlam about 8 months ago 9,533 reads 134 comments

  4. Michigan vs. Ohio State: Previewing Jeremy Gallon Versus Bradley Roby

    Not much is expected to go Michigan's way when it squares off with Ohio State on Saturday. One matchup that the Wolverines stand a chance of winning, though, is between senior wide receiver Jeremy Gallon and junior cornerback Bradley Roby ...

    Zach Dirlam Written by Zach Dirlam about 8 months ago 6,143 reads 30 comments

  5. Michigan Basketball: Wolverines' Biggest Goals for Non-Conference Play

    The Michigan basketball team has officially reached the halfway point of non-conference play. Sporting a 4-2 record with losses at upstart Iowa State and to unranked Charlotte, the Wolverines have not exactly lived up to their preseason billing...

    Zach Dirlam Written by Zach Dirlam about 8 months ago 2,181 reads 2 comments

  6. Michigan Basketball: Way-Too-Early Grades for Wolverines Starters

    The 2013-14 Michigan basketball team is finding out what life in the spotlight is all about. High expectations have not been kind to the Wolverines in their opening six games...

    Zach Dirlam Written by Zach Dirlam about 8 months ago 2,556 reads 4 comments

  7. Ohio State vs. Michigan: Power Ranking the Top 5 NFL Draft-Eligible Players

    Several pro prospects will take the field when Michigan battles Ohio State at the Big House this weekend. Although there are fewer elite talents than in past editions of The Game, ...

    Zach Dirlam Written by Zach Dirlam about 8 months ago 3,419 reads 11 comments

  8. Michigan's Key to Victory over Iowa Is in the Trenches

    A victory for the Michigan Wolverines this weekend would give them a much-needed shot of adrenaline heading into a clash with undefeated Ohio State. To do so, the Maize and Blue will have to beat Iowa at Kinnick Stadium...

    Zach Dirlam Written by Zach Dirlam about 8 months ago 2,443 reads 14 comments

  9. Michigan Basketball: 5 Things to Watch During Puerto Rico Tip-Off

    The 2013-14 Michigan basketball team was tested for the first time last Sunday at Iowa State. This week, the Wolverines will likely face two more stiff tests and one opponent they should have no trouble disposing of at the Puerto Rico Tip-Off...

    Zach Dirlam Written by Zach Dirlam about 8 months ago 2,899 reads 5 comments

  10. Michigan Basketball: 4 Wolverines Flaws Exposed in Loss to Iowa State

    The Michigan Wolverines failed to pass their first major test of the 2013-14 college basketball season. Previously unranked Iowa State exposed some flaws other teams are likely to exploit down the road in its 77-70 victory over the Maize and Blue...

    Zach Dirlam Written by Zach Dirlam about 9 months ago 4,138 reads 7 comments

  11. Is Michigan Football's Problem Talent or Coaching?

    It is clear the Michigan football team has a problem. The Wolverines have lost back-to-back games in ugly fashion...

    Zach Dirlam Written by Zach Dirlam about 9 months ago 9,728 reads 99 comments

  12. Michigan Basketball: Early Takeaways from Start of Wolverines' 2013-14 Season

    A pair of non-conference tune-ups were exactly what a reloading Michigan basketball team needed to start the 2013-14 season...

    Zach Dirlam Written by Zach Dirlam about 9 months ago 5,815 reads 6 comments

  13. Michigan Basketball: One Prediction for Each Wolverines Starter

    The Michigan basketball team's 2013-14 campaign is officially underway. The Wolverines opened the regular season with a 69-42 victory over Division I newcomer UMass-Lowell...

    Zach Dirlam Written by Zach Dirlam about 9 months ago 4,047 reads 2 comments

  14. Michigan Football November Recruiting Update

    Given the state of the Michigan football team right now, it needs more help sooner rather than later. Thankfully, help is on the way...

    Zach Dirlam Written by Zach Dirlam about 9 months ago 11,022 reads 23 comments

  15. Michigan Football: Is the Wolverines Defense Ready for Ohio State?

    With its Big Ten Conference hopes all but extinguished, this season is on its way to being classified as a failure by Michigan football standards. Beating Ohio State on Nov. 30 could salvage what will inevitably go down as a mediocre campaign...

    Zach Dirlam Written by Zach Dirlam about 9 months ago 4,921 reads 33 comments

  16. Michigan Basketball: Complete Roster, Season Preview for 2013-14 Wolverines

    Expectations are rising, and anticipation is boiling over as the Michigan basketball team wraps up the offseason and finally tips off the 2013-14 campaign on Friday night against UMass-Lowell...

    Zach Dirlam Written by Zach Dirlam about 9 months ago 5,283 reads 6 comments

  17. Michigan Basketball: Top 5 Storylines for Wolverines' 2013-14 Season

    With a pair of exhibition games in the books, the Michigan basketball program can now turn its attention toward the 2013-14 regular season...

    Zach Dirlam Written by Zach Dirlam about 9 months ago 3,762 reads 3 comments

  18. Michigan Football: Offensive Line, Pass Rush Still Biggest Issues for Wolverines

    Michigan football teams are not supposed to lose games in the trenches. Not to anyone, no matter how good the opposing defensive or offensive lines may be...

    Zach Dirlam Written by Zach Dirlam about 9 months ago 5,315 reads 95 comments

  19. Michigan Basketball: Pass-Fail Marks for Wolverines' Top Players in 2013-14

    The Michigan basketball season is finally underway. Well, Tuesday night was just an exhibition game against Concordia, but who cares? College basketball is back and will be heating up over the course of the next week...

    Zach Dirlam Written by Zach Dirlam about 9 months ago 2,912 reads 4 comments

  20. Michigan vs. Michigan State: Time for Fitz Toussaint & U-M to Put Up or Shut Up

    Well, the two words guaranteed to heat up the Michigan vs. Michigan State rivalry have been uttered once again. "Little Brother...

    Zach Dirlam Written by Zach Dirlam about 9 months ago 8,042 reads 192 comments

  21. Michigan Basketball: 5 Burning Questions for Wolverines' 2013-14 Season

    Exhibition play for the Michigan basketball team begins on Tuesday night, but the regular season is still over a week away. Although the Wolverines are set to return to the floor, there are still some burning questions they have to face in 2013-14...

    Zach Dirlam Written by Zach Dirlam about 9 months ago 3,147 reads 5 comments

  22. Michigan Football Recruiting: Updates for 2014 Class

    With 15 commitments already in the fold for its 2014 recruiting class, the Michigan football team is looking to put the finishing touches on its upcoming haul. The Wolverines boast the nation's No...

    Zach Dirlam Written by Zach Dirlam about 9 months ago 17,123 reads 29 comments

  23. Michigan Football: How Jake Ryan's Return Impacts Defensive Scheme

    A second bye week has come at the perfect time for the Michigan football team. Not only will the Wolverines have a chance to address their defensive issues before a critical five-game ...

    Zach Dirlam Written by Zach Dirlam about 9 months ago 6,551 reads 9 comments

  24. Michigan Basketball Recruiting: Players Who Could Make or Break 2014 Class

    There is one coveted spot remaining in the Michigan basketball program's 2014 recruiting class, and three highly touted prospects are still being heavily pursued by the coaching staff...

    Zach Dirlam Written by Zach Dirlam about 9 months ago 6,554 reads 2 comments

  25. Michigan Basketball: Biggest Challenges for John Beilein in 2013-14

    The offseason is quickly wrapping up for the Michigan basketball program and the 2013-14 team is starting to come together. Even though the Wolverines check in at No. 9 in the preseason rankings, they are not a team without flaws...

    Zach Dirlam Written by Zach Dirlam about 9 months ago 2,395 reads 0 comments