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Les Miles | bigbluefootballhistory.com BigBlueToday | Michigan Football History

November 10, 2016 Happy Birthday Les Miles!

Posted on November 10, 2016 by Barry Gallagher

Did you know that today is the birthday of former Michigan player and coach, Les Miles? Well, it is! Leslie Edwin Miles was born on this day in Elyria, Ohio. […]

Prentiss Douglass | bigbluefootballhistory.com BigBlueToday | Michigan Football History

November 9, 2016. Rest in Peace Prentiss Douglass!

Posted on November 9, 2016 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s post is dedicated to the memory of a Michigan Man named Prentiss Porter Douglass.  Mr. Douglass died on this date in 1949 at the age of sixty-two. Prentiss Douglass […]

Horace Prettyman | bigbluefootballhistory.com BigBlueToday | Michigan Football History

November 8, 2016: Happy Birthday Anniversary Horace Prettyman!

Posted on November 8, 2016 by Barry Gallagher

Today we celebrate the birth of Michigan football legend, Horace Greely Prettyman! Personally, I find Horace Prettyman to be the “most interesting man in Michigan football history!” The first thing […]

Brian Townsend | biggluefootballhistory.com BigBlueToday | Michigan Football History

November 7, 2016: Happy Birthday Brian Townsend!

Posted on November 7, 2016 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s post celebrates the birthday of Michigan Man Brian Lewis Townsend! He is another Buckeye who came to play for Bo Schembechler at Michigan. Brian was an outstanding player in […]

Herbert Huebel | bigbluefootballhistory.com BigBlueToday | Herb Huebel Michigan Football | Michigan Football History

November 6, 2016 – Rest in Peace Herbert “Hub” Huebel

Posted on November 6, 2016 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s post celebrates the life of a Michigan Wolverine Herbert H. “Hub” Huebel. Mr. Huebel died on this date in 1950 at the age of sixty years old. Herb Huebel […]

Michigan Wolverines 1985 | bigbluefootballhistory.com Game Day | Michigan Football History

Game Day – November 5, 2016 Maryland vs Michigan Football Game

Posted on November 5, 2016 by Barry Gallagher

Michigan vs Maryland football games have not happened that often. Maryland will journey to Ann Arbor, Michigan today and two old friends will get together on the football field. First […]

Walter Horton 1880 | bigbluefootballhistory.com BigBlueToday | Michigan Football History

November 4, 2016 Michigan Wolverines Go Winless in 1881!

Posted on November 4, 2016 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s post celebrates a unique season in Michigan Wolverine football history. Friday, November 4, 1881 marked the end of the third season in Wolverine football history. Team Captain Walter Horton […]

LaMarr Woodley | bigbluefootballhistory.com BigBlueToday | Michigan Football History

Blog Post #3 – November 3, 2016: Happy Birthday LaMarr Woodley!

Posted on November 3, 2016 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s post celebrates the birth of an outstanding Michigan Man named LaMarr Dudley Woodley. Lloyd Carr recruited the talented young Woodley when he was a five star recruit out of […]

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November 2, 2016: Happy Birthday Doug Mallory!

Posted on November 2, 2016 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s post celebrates the birthday of Michigan Man Douglas “Doug” Mallory. Of course, Doug Mallory  is the middle son of Mr. and Mrs. Bill Mallory. Bill Mallory was a good […]

Michigan Football Team 1890 | bigbluefootballhistory.com Michigan Football Firsts | Michigan Football History

Michigan Football Firsts – November 1, 2016.

Posted on November 1, 2016 by Barry Gallagher

November 1, 1879. Unless Michigan plays a game on the first day of the month, we will make note of a significant first, or firsts, on the first day of […]