Logo
1941 Michigan Football Team | bigbluefootballhistory.com BigBlueToday | M Go Blue Football | M Go Blue Football History | Michigan Football Firsts | Michigan Football History | Michigan Wolverine Football History

October 11, 1941 – Michigan Football Team Defeated Pittsburgh

Posted on October 11, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s post recalls the anniversary of the day when the Michigan Football team defeated the University of Pittsburgh by a score of 40-0.  Michigan Coach Fritz Crisler liked to play […]

1956 Michigan Football Team | bigbluefootballhistory.com BigBlueToday | M Go Blue Football | M Go Blue Football History | Michigan Football Firsts | Michigan Football History | Michigan Wolverine Football History

October10, 2016 – Happy Birthday Michigan Man Dick Hill!

Posted on October 10, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Today is a great day to remember the happy birthday anniversary of a Michigan Man named Dick Hill. According to the Wikipedia article linked below, Richard F. “Dick” Hill was […]

1986 Michigan Football Team | bigbluefootballhistory.com BigBlueToday | M Go Blue Football | M Go Blue Football History | Michigan Football Firsts | Michigan Football History | Michigan Wolverine Football History

October 9, 2017 – Happy Birthday Michigan Man Jerry Quaerna!

Posted on October 9, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Today is a great day to wish a Happy Birthday to Michigan man Jerry Quaerna. According to the 1985 Michigan Media Guide, Jerold Oscar “Jerry” Quaerna was born on this […]

1902 Michigan Football Team | bigbluefootballhistory.com BigBlueToday | M Go Blue Football | M Go Blue Football History | Michigan Football Firsts | Michigan Football History | Michigan Wolverine Football History

October 8, 1902 – Michigan Destroyed Michigan Agricultural

Posted on October 8, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

It is only fitting that the calendar takes us back to the second game of the Mitten State series where Michigan destroyed Michigan Agricultural. After watching the 110th game in […]

1898 Michigan Football Team | bigbluefootballhistory.com Game Day | M Go Blue Football | M Go Blue Football History | Michigan Football Firsts | Michigan Football History | Michigan Football History Game Day | Michigan Wolverine Football History

Game Day October 7, 2017 Michigan vs Michigan State Football

Posted on October 7, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Today is another chapter in the Michigan vs Michigan State football rivalry. As the sports “mouths” like to say, “It doesn’t get any bigger than this.” However, this time, the […]

1976 Michigan Football Team | bigbluefootballhistory.com BigBlueToday | M Go Blue Football | M Go Blue Football History | Michigan Football Firsts | Michigan Football History | Michigan Wolverine Football History

October 6, 2017 – Happy Birthday Calvin O’Neal

Posted on October 6, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Today is a great day to wish happy birthday to a Michigan Wolverine All-American named Calvin O’Neal. According to the 1975 Michigan Football Media Guide, Calvin O’Neal was born on […]

2003 Michigan Football Team | bigbluefootballhistory.com BigBlueToday | M Go Blue Football | M Go Blue Football History | Michigan Football Firsts | Michigan Football History | Michigan Wolverine Football History

October 5, 2017 – Happy Birthday Jeremy LeSueur

Posted on October 5, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Today is a great day to wish happy birthday to a Michigan Wolverine named Jeremy Le Sueur. According to the Wikipedia article linked below, Jeremy E. LeSueur was born on […]

1948 Michigan Football Team | bibluefootballhistory.com BigBlueToday | M Go Blue Football | M Go Blue Football History | Michigan Football Firsts | Michigan Football History | Michigan Wolverine Football History

October 4, 2017 – Happy Birthday Dan Dworsky

Posted on October 4, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s post celebrates the Happy Birthday of Michigan Man Dan Dworsky. According to the Wikipedia article linked below, Daniel Leonard “Dan” Dworsky was born on this day in Minneapolis, Minnesota. […]

1896 Michigan Football Team | bigbluefootballhistory.com BigBlueToday | M Go Blue Football | M Go Blue Football History | Michigan Football Firsts | Michigan Football History | Michigan Wolverine Football History

October 3, 1896 – Michigan Football – First Game Against Michigan Normal

Posted on October 3, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s post recalls an interesting date in Michigan Football History – the  anniversary of the first game against Michigan Normal College from Ypsilanti, Michigan. Although you really can’t call it […]

1897 Michigan Football Team | bigbluefootballhistory.com BigBlueToday | M Go Blue Football | M Go Blue Football History | Michigan Football Firsts | Michigan Football History | Michigan Wolverine Football History

October 2, 1897 The Day That Gustave Ferbert Took Charge!

Posted on October 2, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

October 2nd is an important day in Michigan Football History because it is the day that Gustave Ferbert took charge of Michigan Football. Gustave “Dutch” Ferbert coached his first game […]