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Go Blue Game Day November 17, 2018 – Michigan vs Indiana Football 2018

Posted on November 16, 2018 by Barry Gallagher

Today is another chapter in the Michigan vs Indiana football tradition. The teams have not played a lot. However, when they do, Michigan usually comes out on top. Of course, […]

Ron Johnson's Record Setting Game in 1968 | gobluefootballhistory.com Michigan Football Firsts | Michigan Wolverine Football History

November 16, 2018 Ron Johnson – Two Records Turn 50

Posted on November 15, 2018 by Barry Gallagher

Part I. Wolverine Football History: Two Ron Johnson Records Turn 50. The Game of a Lifetime: On this day in 1968, running back Ron Johnson set Michigan’s single-game rushing record […]

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November 15, 2018 Happy Birthday Coach Greg Mattison!

Posted on November 14, 2018 by Barry Gallagher

Today is the day to wish Happy Birthday to Michigan’s defensive line coach Greg Mattison. He is one of the best and most experienced coaches on the Michigan staff.  Jim […]

1968 Michiagn Football Team | gobluefootballhistory.com Michigan Football Firsts | Michigan Wolverine Football History

November 14, 2018 Happy Birthday George Hoey

Posted on November 13, 2018 by Barry Gallagher

Wow, today is a great day to wish a very happy birthday to Michigan Man George Hoey. According to the Wikipedia article linked below, George William Hoey was born on […]

1946 Michigan Football Team | gobluefootballhistory.com Michigan Football Firsts | Michigan Wolverine Football History

November 13, 2018 Happy Birthday Anniversary Paul White!

Posted on November 12, 2018 by Barry Gallagher

Today is the Happy Birthday anniversary of Paul White. Mr. White was born on this date in 1921. Paul Grover White came to Ann Arbor from River Rouge where he […]

1971 Michigan FOotball Team | gobluefootballhistory.com Michigan Wolverine Football History

November 12, 2018 Rest in Peace Tom Slade!

Posted on November 11, 2018 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s post is dedicated to the memory of Tom Slade who went to rest in peace on this date in 2006.  Thomas A. “Tom” Slade was born in Manotick, Michigan. […]

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November 11, 2018 Happy Veteran’s Day

Posted on November 10, 2018 by Barry Gallagher

Happy Veteran’s Day to all the men and women who have served our country and protected our freedom over the course of America’s history. We have so much to be […]

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Go Blue Game Day November 10, 2018 Michigan vs Rutgers Football

Posted on November 9, 2018 by Barry Gallagher

Hello again Wolverine fans – it’s time for Michigan vs Rutgers football in Piscataway, New Jersey. Only three games remain in the regular season and the Wolverines are looking sooooooooo […]

Michigan Wolverine Football team 1974 | gobluefootballhistory.com Michigan Wolverine Football History

November 9, 2018 Happy Birthday Harry and Larry Banks

Posted on November 8, 2018 by Barry Gallagher

The purpose of today’s post is to wish a very “Happy Birthday” to Harry and Larry Banks. The Banks brothers were both born on this date in 1951. Yes, they’re […]

Michigan vs Purdue in 1975 | gobluefootballhistory.com Michigan Wolverine Football History

November 8, 2018 – Michigan’s 100K Attendance Streak Begins in 1975

Posted on November 7, 2018 by Barry Gallagher

November 8, 1975 is a very important day in Wolverine Football History because it is the day that Michigan’s 100K attendance streak began at Michigan Stadium. Yes, it was a […]