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Michigan Tuesday: Still Chilly at the Gator Bowl and the Big Ten Kicks Off Today

December 28th, 2010
The Wolverines are used to the cold, but not in Florida.  The guys (and the rest of us in Florida) was hoping for lots of warm weather.  We got the sun but Midwest type of weather with morning temperatures in the 30's and afternoon temperatures in the 50's. At least there ...

University of Michigan: My Practice-Clips Observations

August 19th, 2010
Tonight, the Big Ten Network gave us some insights into Michigan's Fall Practice last week. Here are some of my random thoughts: Austin White RB is also wingless. During the passing drill, I still think Tate was by far the best passer.  Devin really impressed me in his accuracy.  It seems ...

Michigan Football Friday Funny

August 6th, 2010
With practice starting on Monday, West Virgina's new allegations and BP now blaming RR for the Gulf Oil Spill, I thought I would take a break from regular news and find some funny stuff to post.  First Funny Comes from Michigan Football lover Danny Hope, head coach of the Purdue Boilermakers: ...

Michigan Friday: The Detroit Duo Goes 0-2 in the NBA Draft

June 25th, 2010
Sometimes kids make decisions to transfer or leave early for the professional draft and it works out for the best.  An example of that is Ekpe Udoh who was a role player at Michigan and after transferring to Baylor was the #6 draft pick in the NBA draft last night.  ...

Michigan’s Fab Five and The Media

May 6th, 2010
I don't really get too much into the NBA until this time of year, when the games get more intense.  As I was watching SportsCenter and TNT's coverage of the playoff, I started to think about how well the Fab Five has done after basketball when it comes to getting jobs ...

Manny Harris Could Leave Michigan

March 27th, 2010
All indications are that Manny Harris will forgo his senior year of basketball at Michigan to enter the NBA draft. He told the Michigan Daily that he will make his final decision known on Monday. The rumor mill is saying that he is gone and probably has already told Coach ...

The Big House Blog Returns

March 24th, 2010
First off, I wanted to thank everyone that participated in the Inmates Run the Big House while I was gone. There was some interesting stuff written. Your Nike Big House Blog Hats will be mailed out this week. I will do a post later today on how Spring Practice ...

Michigan Football Recruiting Blitz: The 2010 Class

December 18th, 2009
In the past two years, this time of year Michigan has been hitting the recruiting trail to find new prospects to fill up the class. This year it's a little different. Michigan has 23 committed players for the 2010 class and one player from the 2009 that will enroll next month. ...

Buckeye Monday = Death

November 23rd, 2009
Buckeyes Win in the Big House I think Big House Bob summed it up very well in his game summary post yesterday, “sometimes freshman play like seniors and sometimes they play like high school seniors.” I wasn’t really worried about the outcome of the game (especially after Forcier’s fumble ...