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October 20, 2020 – Rest in Peace George C. Schemm

Posted on October 19, 2020 by Barry Gallagher

Okay, today we jump way, way back in time to remember George C. Schemm who died on this day in 1904. George Schemm was another Michigan “Pigskin Pioneer” from Saginaw, […]

Walter Smith Michigan Football 1994 | gobluefootballhistory.com Michigan Wolverine Football History

October 19, 2020 – Happy Birthday Walter Smith

Posted on October 18, 2020 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s post celebrates the birth of a former Michigan Wolverine co-captain named Walter Smith. Walter was born on this day in 1970. He was an outstanding player at Detroit McKenzie […]

2011 Michigan Football Team | gobluefootballhistory.com M Go Blue Football | M Go Blue Football History | Michigan Football Firsts | Michigan Football History | Michigan Wolverine Football History

October 18, 2020 – Happy Birthday Mark Huyge

Posted on October 17, 2020 by Barry Gallagher

Today is a great day to wish a Happy Birthday to Michigan Man Mark Huyge. According to the 2011 Michigan Football Media Guide, Mark Christopher Huyge (pronounced Hugh – gee) […]

UM Team Photo 1885 | gobluefootballhistory.com Michigan Wolverine Football History

October 16, 2020 – Looking Back Michigan vs Albion 1886

Posted on October 15, 2020 by Barry Gallagher

Part I. Michigan vs Albion 1886 Today’s post takes a look at Michigan vs Albion in 1886. Albion? You mean that little school in west Michigan? Yes, that Albion. The early […]

Greg McMurtry Michigan Football 1987 | gobluefootballhistory.com Go Blue Michigan Football | Michigan Wolverine Football History

October 15, 2020 – Happy Birthday Greg McMurtry

Posted on October 14, 2020 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s post celebrates the birth of a Michigan Man named Greg McMurtry. According to the Wikipedia article linked below, Ryan Wendell “Greg” McMurtry was born on this day in Jackson, […]

1898 Michigan Football Team | gobluefootballhistory.com M Go Blue Football | M Go Blue Football History | Michigan Football Firsts | Michigan Football History | Michigan Wolverine Football History

October 13, 2020 – Michigan’s First Championship Quarterback Charles Street

Posted on October 12, 2020 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s blog post remembers the contributions of a Michigan Man named Charles Street. Mr. Charles E. Street died on this day in 1950. Mr. Street was born on April 6. […]

2006 Michigan Football Team | gobluefootballhistory.com Michigan Wolverine Football History

October 12, 2020 – Happy Birthday Michigan Man Obi Oluigbo

Posted on October 11, 2020 by Barry Gallagher

The purpose of today’s post is to wish a Happy Birthday to Michigan Man Obi Oluigbo. Obianna “Nnambi “Obi” Oluigbo who was born on this day in Laurel, Maryland. In […]

Michigan Football 1986 | gobluefootballhistory.com Michigan Wolverine Football History

October 11, 2020 – Happy Birthday Pat Moons

Posted on October 10, 2020 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 […]

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

October 10, 2020 – Happy Birthday Michigan Man and Team MVP Dick Hill

Posted on October 9, 2020 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 […]

1902 Michigan Football Team | gobluefootballhistory.com Michigan Wolverine Football History

October 8, 2020 – Looking Back – Michigan vs Michigan Agricultural 1902

Posted on October 7, 2020 by Barry Gallagher

Today is a good day to take a look at Game #2 in the Michigan vs Michigan Agricultural football series. Yes, I know that the Michigan vs Michigan Sate is […]