Troy Woolfolk understands the mechanics of sprinting. He also understands how fast his former teammate Denard Robinson is. Yet Woolfolk laughed Monday when told about Robinson's claim to Fox Sports Detroit at Michigan's media day on Sunday that he could beat reigning 100-meter and 200-meter world record holder Usain Bolt in a 40-yard dash.
about 2474 days ago | Michael Rothstein | Michigan Wolverines
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Troy Woolfolk will likely be in New York City on Saturday, but he won't be anywhere near the NFL Draft. Actually, the former Michigan defensive back is going to New York to escape the pressure of this weekend.
about 2583 days ago | Michael Rothstein | Michigan Wolverines
Paired with our 'Exit Interview' series, Loss Impact looks at departing starters/major contributors to assess how much his loss will mean to Michigan. Previous Loss Impact: DL Will Heininger; TE Kevin Koger; WR Martavious Odoms; DL Mike Martin; OL Mark Huyge Troy Woolfolk bounced around the Michigan secondary throughout his career -- always fighting for playing time.
about 2655 days ago | Michael Rothstein | Michigan Wolverines
NEW ORLEANS -- Watching the first half of Michigan's season opener against Western Michigan in September, Lloyd Carr might have known he'd end up in New Orleans since the College Football Hall of Fame is honoring its inductees for this class at the Allstate Sugar Bowl.
about 2697 days ago | Michael Rothstein | Michigan Wolverines
NEW ORLEANS -- Will Heininger might have played his last game at Michigan. All week, the Michigan coaching staff held out hope the senior defensive lineman would be able to play in Tuesday's Allstate Sugar Bowl despite a foot injury.
about 2699 days ago | Michael Rothstein | Michigan Wolverines
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- Another week, another career high for Michigan running back Fitzgerald Toussaint. The redshirt sophomore, who earned the Wolverines' starting role permanently two weeks ago, gained a career-high 192 yards during Michigan's 31-14 win over Illinois on Saturday -- eclipsing the 170 yards he ran for against Purdue.
about 2749 days ago | Michael Rothstein | Michigan Wolverines
Thomas Gordon started the first eight games of Michigan's season at safety. Then, against Iowa on Saturday, he vanished. He was still on the field, but just for special teams, not when the defense played.
about 2753 days ago | Michael Rothstein | Michigan Wolverines
Shortly before the Purdue game, it was announced that redshirt junior safety Jordan Kovacs would not be playing due to a knee injury suffered earlier during the week. Michigan coach Brady Hoke didn't speculate as to how long Kovacs would be out.
about 2763 days ago | Chantel Jennings | Michigan Wolverines