2017 ScheduleAll times ET

2017 Schedule
3-0, 2nd in Big Ten - East

Tom VanHaaren ESPN Staff Writer 

J.T. Rogan has a unique perspective on Jim Harbaugh because Rogan played running back for Harbaugh at San Diego, coached with him at Stanford and now works for him at Michigan. Rogan said there are similarities and differences between coach Jim Harbaugh and boss Jim Harbaugh. The main difference is that Harbaugh has an open door policy for his players and Rogan needs to go to Harbaugh with solutions instead of problems.

Tom VanHaaren ESPN Staff Writer 

Part of J.T. Rogan's job at Michigan is to organize and coordinate VIP visitors for Michigan home games. Some of the guests have included former Michigan players, Detroit Pistons players, rapper Big Sean and Eminem's manager. During the games, Rogan makes sure the guests are well accommodated, including the family of Jim Harbaugh.


Tom VanHaaren ESPN Staff Writer 

J.T. Rogan's day isn't over yet, but his time with ESPN.com is. Rogan has more tasks to complete and will be at Schembechler until they are all checked off his list.

Tom VanHaaren ESPN Staff Writer 

J.T. Rogan's desk is right in front of Jim Harbaugh's office, so Rogan often acts as a gatekeeper. Quarterback Wilton Speight prods Rogan to see if Harbaugh is available.

Tom VanHaaren ESPN Staff Writer 

J.T. Rogan checking in with director of recruiting Matt Dudek about putting in padded seats for recruits, VIP's and coach guests during games.


Tom VanHaaren ESPN Staff Writer 

J.T. Rogan talks about his experience at Michigan and what he has seen over the last 13 months on the job.


Tom VanHaaren ESPN Staff Writer 

Jack and Jim Harbaugh along with J.T. Rogan have a weekly podcast. The elder Harbaugh wanted to know how the show went and if it was as good as the first episode.

Tom VanHaaren ESPN Staff Writer 

Jack Harbaugh, Jim's father, arrived in Schembechler Hall to drop off pictures for Jim and tell stories with J.T. Rogan and Jon Falk. The elder Harbaugh regularly helps out around the facilities and helps Rogan on a daily basis.


Tom VanHaaren ESPN Staff Writer 

J.T. Rogan gives a tour of the Michigan locker room for potential opportunities to add some "sizzle" and decals to the walls from Fathead. Rogan is exploring options to add some branded and non branded pieces of art to the wall.


Tom VanHaaren ESPN Staff Writer 

J.T. Rogan and Jon Falk open up mail sent to Jim Harbaugh. This package contains an American flag flown over the capital building. Falk says Harbaugh has received many flags that were flown over Afghanistan and other countries by service members.

Tom VanHaaren/ESPN.com
8hTom VanHaaren

OnScene with Jim Harbaugh's assistant, J.T. Rogan

ESPN follows a day in the life of Rogan, officially Harbaugh's director of communications and operations, as he opens the Michigan coach's mail, runs errands and gets visits from QB Wilton Speight and Jim's dad.


Tom VanHaaren ESPN Staff Writer 

J.T. Rogan meets with representatives from Fathead about adding some "sizzle" and more photos to Al Glick field house. Jim Harbaugh, Jack Harbaugh and Rogan put the stickers up themselves for the players of the week after each game.

Tom VanHaaren ESPN Staff Writer 

Long time Michigan equipment manager Jon Falk shares an office space with J.T. Rogan. Falk helps Rogan sift through Jim Harbaugh's mail talking about some of the more odd items Harbaugh has received in the mail, which includes a Wolverine skin hat.

Tom VanHaaren ESPN Staff Writer 

Graphic designer Aaron Bills and J.T. Rogan present artwork to Jim Harbaugh for approval. The piece shows Michigan's former football players currently playing in the NFL. Harbaugh gave his approval after suggesting removing a tag line and adding his trademark phrase, Who's got it better than us? Rogan gave Bills the approval to use the piece once Harbaugh gave the ok.

Tom VanHaaren ESPN Staff Writer 

J.T. Rogan steps into Jim Harbaugh's office to present him with a challenge coin given to Harbaugh by Max and Sherry Menefee. Harbaugh gives out challenge coins, which is part of a military tradition, so the Menefee's had a special coin made for Harbaugh.

Tom VanHaaren ESPN Staff Writer 

After J.T. Rogan met with Wayne Lyons, he grabbed a bowl of oatmeal and took it to go. Eating while walking and talking, Rogan walks to the parking lot to run errands for Jim Harbaugh. While driving and trying to eat his breakfast, a call comes in about Harbaugh's weekly podcast that Rogan needed to take.


Tom VanHaaren ESPN Staff Writer 

J.T. Rogan's first task of the day, at 7:42am, was to meet with former Michigan and Stanford player Wayne Lyons about community service opportunities for the Michigan football players. Lyons shared why he got involved with community service himself.

Tom VanHaaren ESPN Staff Writer 

J.T. Rogan, the director of communications and operations for the head football coach at Michigan, is responsible for assisting Jim Harbaugh with various tasks on a day-to-day basis. Rogan starts his day at 7:30 AM and says every day is different, never having the same tasks come across his desk.

Rich Barnes/USA TODAY Sports
1dMel Kiper Jr. and Todd McShay

Picking the conference champs after Week 3

Our two experts are split on which school will come out on top in the Big Ten. They do agree on which division the winner will come from.

ESPN Stats & Information

Hornibrook couldn't miss in win

Alex Hornibrook completed a ridiculous 17-of-18 passes in Wisconsin's win over BYU and racked up four TDs. Jason Huff's pick-six helped break open Minnesota's blowout of Middle Tennessee. With 17 points, Quinn Nordin singlehandedly outscored Air Force in Michigan's 29-13 win.

Matthew Pearce/Icon Sportswire
1dDan Murphy

Michigan WR Black to have surgery on foot

WR Tarik Black, Michigan's leading receiver this season, has 'a crack' in his foot and will have surgery, coach Jim Harbaugh said on Monday.

Dan Murphy ESPN Staff Writer 

Jim Harbaugh says Jeff Brohm at Purdue "would be my early favorite for coach of the year."

Team Stats

Passing Yards202.7Tied-85th
Rushing Yards199.342nd
Points For32.757th
Points Against14.7Tied-24th

Find Tickets