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October 11, 2016 – Happy Birthday Pat Moons!

Posted on October 11, 2016 by Barry Gallagher

Pat Moons may be one of the most patient kickers ever to boot a football at Michigan. Moons came to Michigan from Coral Gables, Florida in 1982 to kick for […]

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October 10, 2016 – Happy Birthday Anniversary Merv Pregulman!

Posted on October 10, 2016 by Barry Gallagher

Today is another great Maize and Blue day for a lot of reasons. The fourth-ranked Wolverines absolutely pounded Rutgers and are sitting at 6-0 heading into the bye week break. […]

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Game Day – October 8, 2016 Michigan at Rutgers

Posted on October 8, 2016 by Barry Gallagher

I thought it would be fun to look back one-hundred years and see what Rutgers and Michigan were doing in 1916. Michigan finished the 1916 season with a record of […]

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Happy Birthday Charles Woodson!

Posted on October 7, 2016 by Barry Gallagher

Guest post by Marty Gallagher, Author, 98-21-2, The Story of the Heisman and the Michigan Man.” Today we are going to celebrate one of the Mount Rushmore Michigan Men.  Charles Woodson […]

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Bo Schembechler Lost Three Times Today!

Posted on October 6, 2016 by Barry Gallagher

October 6, 1984 was an interesting day for Michigan Football Coach Bo Schembechler. I am pretty certain that it was the only day that he lost three important things on […]

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Happy Birthday Michigan Man Larry Cipa!

Posted on October 5, 2016 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s post celebrates the birthday of another Michigan quarterback named Lawrence A. “Larry” Cipa. Larry Cipa was born in Detroit, but came to Ann Arbor from Cincinnati, Ohio in 1969. […]

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Rest in Peace William Wasmund!

Posted on October 4, 2016 by Barry Gallagher

William C. “Billy” Wasmund died on this date in 1911. He was only twenty-three years old at the time of his untimely and unusual death. More on that at the […]

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Another Michigan Football First!

Posted on October 3, 2016 by Barry Gallagher

Today marks another notable Michigan Football first. On this day in 1931, Harry Kipke and his Wolverines hosted a team from Mount Pleasant, Michigan. Yes, the Crimson and Gold footballers […]

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Game Day – October 1, 2016 Wisconsin at Michigan

Posted on October 1, 2016 by Barry Gallagher

Calendar History: Michigan has played many games on the first day of October and the results have always been very, very good. The Wolverines have played a total of sixteen […]