Author Archives: Barry Gallagher

Barry Gallagher is a self-proclaimed Michigan Football Archeologist. He spends a considerable amount of his time digging into the 138-year history of Wolverine Football. He is on a mission to share his findings with Maize and Blue football fans everywhere. He is the author of one book about Michigan Football titled "21-194-13 Michigan Football's Greatest Era". His second book titled, "The Legend of Bo Schembechler-How an Unknown Buckeye Became the Winningest Coach in Michigan Football History" was released on September 12, 2017. You can learn something about Michigan Football everyday by going to his website at: bigbluefootballhistory.com. You can also follow him on Social Media.

July 29, 2017 – Rest in Peace Clayton Teetzel!

Today is a perfect day to honor the memory of Clayton Teetzel who went to rest in peace on this day in 1948. According to the Wikipedia article linked below, […]

July 28, 2017 – Happy Birthday Anniversary Dan Ninde!

Today is a great day to remember a Michigan Wolverine named Dan Ninde on the 147th anniversary of his birth. Daniel Benjamin Ninde was born at Wayne, Indiana on this […]

July 27, 2017 – Happy Birthday Reggie McKenzie!

Today is a great day to wish a Happy Birthday to Reggie McKenzie. According to the Wikipedia article linked below, Reginald “Reggie” McKenzie was born today at Detroit, Michigan. He […]

July 26, 2017 – Rest in Peace Bob Nussbaumer!

Today is a good day to remember another Michigan Wolverine named Bob Nussbaumer who went to rest in peace on this day in 1997 at the age of seventy-three. According […]

July 25, 2017 – Happy Birthday Anniversary Stanfield Wells!

Today’s post celebrates the birth of Michigan Man Stanfield Wells. According to the Wikipedia article linked below, Stanfield McNeil Wells was born on this day in 1889. Wells grew up […]

July 24, 2017 – Happy Birthday Anniversary Bill Yearby!

Today’s post celebrates a Happy Birthday memory for a Wolverine named Bill Yearby. According to the Wikipedia article linked below, William M. “Bill” Yearby was born at Birmingham, Alabama on […]

July 23, 2017 – Rest in Peace James Lincoln.

Today’s post celebrates the day that Michigan Man James Lincoln went to rest in peace in 2011. James H. Lincoln was almost ninety-five years old when he died. Lincoln was […]

July 22, 2017 – Happy Birthday Anniversary Gustave Ferbert!

Today is a great day to remember the Happy Birthday Anniversary of a legendary Michigan Wolverine named Gustave Ferbert. According to the Wikipedia article linked below, Gustave Herman “Dutch” Ferbert […]

July 21, 2017 – Rest in Peace William Morrow!

Today’s post celebrates the memory of Michigan Man William Morrow who went to rest in peace on this day in 1944. He was seventy-seven years of age when he died. […]

July 19, 2017 – Rest in Peace Fred Rehor!

Today’s post celebrates the memory of a Michigan Man named Fred Rehor who went to rest in peace on this day in 1959. He was sixty-five years old when he […]