2020 Schedule

2020 Schedule
2-4, 6th in Big Ten - East
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12hTom VanHaaren

Michigan turns to Ravens' Macdonald as new DC

New Michigan defensive coordinator Mike Macdonald had been working under coach Jim Harbaugh's brother, John, with the Ravens, so there is some familiarity as he returns to college coaching.

When Brady faced Brees in college (0:55)

Do Nets Have A Kyrie Problem?

Time to give the people what they want… Jalen & Jacoby discuss Alabama’s dominant win over Ohio State, Doug Pederson getting fired, Kyrie Irving’s continued mysterious absence, and Tom Brady poking fun at himself and Drew Brees. Plus, Jalen’s fired about tonight’s Wisconsin-Michigan college basketball game.

Did Michigan play it safe by extending Harbaugh? (0:50)
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9dAdam Rittenberg

Harbaugh reaches extension to stay at Michigan

Jim Harbaugh has reached a contract extension to remain Michigan's coach through the 2025 season. A source confirmed to ESPN that the new deal includes a lower base salary and many performance incentives.


The CFB Pod: Negandhi and Pollack look at the CFBP rankings; Finebaum previews the SEC championship; Adelson previews the ACC championship; Luginbill on National Signing Day

Pollack and Negandhi kick off the podcast discussing the latest head-scratching College Football Playoff rankings, no one mentioning Texas A&M, David’s Dude and their conference championship picks. Then, Paul Finebaum hops on to discuss Alabama-Florida, if this is Nick Saban’s best team, the favorite to land the Auburn job and if Hugh Freeze will return to the SEC (29:04). Next, Andrea Adelson stops by to talk about Clemson-Notre Dame, why this game will be very different from the first and the improvement the Irish have shown throughout the season (44:16). Finally Tom Luginbill talks National Signing Day, hitting on the toughest recruiting cycle ever in college football, Maryland and Ole Miss trending upward, Michigan and Texas trending downward, and the role the transfer portal will play this offseason (54:28).

No. 4 RB Edwards makes his commitment in the snow (0:58)
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33dTom VanHaaren

U-M loses Jennings to Terps, adds RB Edwards

Amid uncertainty around coach Jim Harbaugh's future, ESPN 300 linebacker Branden Jennings flipped from the Wolverines to commit to Maryland, while in-state running back Donovan Edwards gave Michigan a boost with his commitment.

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34dAdam Rittenberg

Michigan-Iowa game canceled due to COVID

Due to COVID-19 concerns with the Michigan program, the Wolverines' game against Iowa, scheduled for Saturday, has been canceled.

Jim Harbaugh emphasizes his commitment to Michigan (0:29)
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35dTom VanHaaren

Harbaugh reiterates commitment to Michigan

With two days until the start of the early signing period, Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh says he has had conversations with recruits about the status of his contract, which is without a resolution on an extension.


The CFB Pod: Rittenberg on the Big Ten's rule change; Week 15 picks; Wright Thompson on Archie Manning

Negandhi kicks off the podcast with Adam Rittenberg discussing the Big Ten’s rule change to slot Ohio State in the Big Ten championship game. Then Negandhi and Pollack talk about the latest round of College Football Playoff rankings, David’s Dude of the Week, North Carolina-Miami and their week 15 picks. Later, Wright Thompson hops on to get into how this season was just an exhibition season for Ole Miss, the future of the Rebels under Lane Kiffin, Archie Manning moving next door to his mom and why he’s more starstruck by Manning than Michael Jordan.

Team Stats

Passing Yards250.344th
Rushing Yards131.595th
Points For28.372nd
Points Against34.532nd