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November 10, 1962 Michigan’s “Go Blue” Banner Tradition Begins!

Posted on November 10, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Here’s how the Ann Arbor News Sports Section should have read on November 10, 1962 – Michigan’s “Go Blue  “Banner Tradition Begins! I really don’t know what the lead was […]

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November 9, 2017 Rest in Peace Prentiss P. Douglass!

Posted on November 9, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

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

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November 8, 1975 – Don Canham and the Start of the 100K Attendance Streak

Posted on November 8, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

November 8, 1975 is a very important day in Wolverine Football History because it is the day that Don Canham saw the start of the 100K attendance streak at Michigan […]

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November 7, 2017 Happy Birthday Anthony Thomas

Posted on November 7, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s post celebrates the “Happy Birthday” of a record-setting Wolverine named Anthony Thomas. Yes, Anthony “A-Train” Thomas was born on this day at Winnfield, Louisiana. Anthony grew up to be […]

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November 6, 2017 Happy Birthday Derrick Alexander

Posted on November 6, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Today is a great day to celebrate a Happy Birthday anniversary for Michigan Man Derrick Alexander. Derrick Scott Alexander was born on this day in Detroit, Michigan. He grew up […]

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November 5, 1960 Bump and Pete Elliott Made Big Ten Football History

Posted on November 5, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s post looks at the day that Bump and Pete Elliott made Big Ten football history. Yes, Chalmers “Bump Elliott and his younger brother Pete made a lot of history […]

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Game Day November 4, 2017 Michigan vs Minnesota Football Game

Posted on November 4, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Today is the one hundred third edition of a Michigan vs Minnesota football game. The Wolverines have played the Gophers more times than another other schools except Ohio State and […]

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Blog Post #3 – November 3, 1928 Joe Gembis Kicked a Historic Field Goal

Posted on November 3, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s post celebrates the day that Michigan Man Joe Gembis kicked a historic field goal in 1928. According to the Wikipedia article linked below, Joseph G. “Dynamite Joe” Gembis was […]

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November 2, 1907 Fielding Yost Beats His Brother-in-Law!

Posted on November 2, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Today is a great day to recall the November 2, 1907 newspaper headline that must have read – “Fielding Yost Beats His Brother-in-Law!” The “Brother-in-Law” in this interesting event was […]

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November 1, 2017 Happy Birthday Michigan Legend Tom Curtis!

Posted on November 1, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

The purpose of today’s post is to wish a Happy Birthday to Michigan Legend Tom Curtis. According to the Wikipedia article linked below, Thomas Newton Curtis was born on this […]