| Jun 29, 2011
| 3:03 PM
The memory of Randy Walker lives on at Northwestern, where fans greet players before games and they march together, on Walker Way, to the Wildcats locker room. The tradition is called "Walk with Us."
During games they congregate at Walker Terrace near...
| Jul 16, 2011
| 2:44 PM
Adam Braithwaite's path to his new job as Christopher Newport's defensive coordinator has been a long one for a coach who's all of 31 years old.
Braithwaite, a 2002 graduate of William and Mary, has an extensive résumé that includes stops at his alma...
| Oct 29, 2011
| 6:21 PM
Michigan had a throwback game, giving the ball to running back Fitzgerald Toussaint 20 times and shutting down Purdue on defense.
Toussaint ran for a career-high 170 yards and two touchdowns to lead the Wolverines (No. 18 BCS, No. 17 AP) in a 36-14...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 7:00 PM
ANN ARBOR, Mich. - Earlier this week, Michigan’s Roy Roundtree was watching a classic game on the Big Ten Network, the 1997 contest between the Wolverines and Notre Dame. Roundtree, a junior wide receiver, spotted current Michigan defensive...
| Sep 23, 2011
| 9:00 PM
When Brady Hoke left a blossoming program at San Diego State to take over at Michigan, he had one of the most dazzling players to rebuild around in Denard Robinson.
The junior quarterback made sure his new coach's former team wouldn't spoil Michigan's...
| Dec 24, 2011
| 9:48 AM
Fret not for Christian Taylor. Granted, the hours are exhausting, the pay scant. Sure, his studio apartment is as roomy as a Smart Car, and yes, his girlfriend lives 2,000-plus miles away.
But Taylor loves his job, is spending Christmas on a San Diego...
| Dec 24, 2011
| 2:12 PM
As familiar as Virginia Tech defensive coordinator Bud Foster may be with seeing a quarterback like Michigan’s Denard Robinson, the chore of preparing for somebody like Robinson is an entirely different topic.
Foster isn’t far removed from...
| Jan 5, 2012
Michigan is back in college football's big time.
Brendan Gibbons kicked a 37 yard goal on Michigan's first possession in overtime as the Wolverines beat Virginia 23-20 in Tuesday night's Allstate Sugar Bowl. Gibbons' successful attempt came after...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 7:40 AM
Nine-year-old Tevin Griffey has been taking mental notes from his big brother Trey Griffey, the star receiver for Orlando Dr. Phillips High, who committed to Arizona on Monday.
One of the top uncommitted players in the state of Florida finally ended...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 7:43 PM
When pressed to use one word to describe Davonte' Neal's college
announcement on Tuesday, "strange" comes to mind.
Coerced into using two words, however, at least from Notre Dame's
perspective, "happy ending" seems appropriate.
Neal, a gifted athlete...
| Dec 10, 2010
| 4:38 PM
The 2010 Chicago Tribune Silver Football winner does not tie his cleats.
Denard Robinson's coach at Florida's Deerfield Beach High School once asked him to, and the future Michigan star replied: "Coach, I've never tied 'em...
| Aug 25, 2008
The winds of change are definitely blowing in Big Ten Country. The biggest change this season is the hiring of Rich Rodriguez at Michigan. Not only does it end a coaching era but also brings another spread offense into the Big Ten. The days of 3 yards and...