Every Thursday our writers sit down to chat about three topics surrounding Michigan sports. This week, they take a look at the past national title game, the ensuing spring game and the 2014 recruiting class.
about 1627 days ago | Chantel Jennings, Michael Rothstein & Tom VanHaaren | Michigan Wolverines
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Linebacker Jake Ryan was supposed to be the brightest spot of the Wolverines defense next year. A season removed from being Michigan's leading tackler, the expectations were high -- Michigan's MVP?
about 1628 days ago | Chantel Jennings | Michigan Wolverines
Michigan has suffered a huge setback early in spring practice, as the team announced Wednesday that junior linebacker Jake Ryan tore his ACL during Tuesday's practice. Ryan is the team's top returning defensive player, having led the Wolverines last year with 88 tackles, 16 tackles for loss, 4.
about 1649 days ago | Brian Bennett | Michigan Wolverines
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Brady Hoke and Greg Mattison arrived at Michigan a little more than two years ago with a defensive plan in hand. They had both coached here before, knew each other well and had similar philosophies for how defenses should go.
about 1650 days ago | Michael Rothstein | Michigan Wolverines
Over the next week, WolverineNation will give a brief look at five players to keep an eye on during spring practice for varying reasons. ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Throughout last season, he showed flashes of potential and production whenever he was given the opportunity.
about 1661 days ago | Michael Rothstein | Michigan Wolverines
Adam Rittenberg and Brian Bennett break down the race for Big Ten Freshman of the Year in 2012. Of note, Iowa's Barkley Hill is mentioned as a possible candidate, but this video was shot before his season-ending knee injury.
about 1850 days ago | Adam Rittenberg and Brian Bennett | Ohio State Buckeyes
The "Inside the Game" position preview series continues with the crux of any defense -- and long a position with a lot of lineage at both Michigan and Ohio State: Linebackers. BuckeyeNation's Austin Ward and WolverineNation's Michael Rothstein take a look at the men in the middle of both defenses.
about 1874 days ago | Michael Rothstein and Austin Ward | Ohio State Buckeyes