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September 27, 2008 Wolverines Won the 500th Game Played in Michigan Stadium History!

Posted on September 27, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

September 27, 2008 was an important day in Michigan Football History because it was the day that the Wolverines won the 500th game played in Michigan Stadium history. This day […]

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September 26, 1953 Michigan Defeated Washington in First Ever Matchup

Posted on September 26, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s post takes a look back to when the 1953 Michigan Football team defeated Washington in the first ever matchup between the two schools. The game was played in Ann […]

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September 23, 2017 Game Day – Michigan at Purdue

Posted on September 23, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s game between Michigan and Purdue marks the fifty-ninth meeting of these two foes. It is the Big Ten season opener for both teams. Jim Harbaugh’s young Wolverines are off […]

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September 21, 2017 Happy Birthday Jeff Backus!

Posted on September 21, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s post celebrates the “Happy Birthday” of a Wolverine named Jeff Backus. According to the 2000 Michigan Football Media Guide, Jeffrey Carl Backus was born on this date in Midland, […]

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September 19, 2017: Happy Birthday Monte Robbins!

Posted on September 19, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Today is a great day to wish a Happy Birthday to Michigan Man Monte Robbins. According to the Wikipedia article linked below, Dammon R. “Monte” Robbins was born on this […]

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September 9, 2017 Game Day – Michigan vs Cincinnati

Posted on September 9, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

September 9, 2017 is Game Day as Michigan plays Cincinnati at the Big House.  Today’s game is unique this season because it is the first time Michigan and Cincinnati have […]

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June 19, 2017 Happy Birthday Anniversary Rolla Bigelow!

Posted on June 19, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Today is a great day to remember the Happy Birthday anniversary of Rolla Bigelow who was born on this day in 1878. Robert Lavante “Rolla” Bigelow was born in Corunna, […]

Michigan Football Team 1907 | bigbluefootballhistory.com Uncategorized

January 17, 2017 – Happy Birthday Anniversary Charles Baird

Posted on January 17, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s post celebrates the happy birthday anniversary of Charles Baird. Charles A. Baird was born in Vanceburg, Kentucky on this date in 1870. Yes, 1870, as in a very, very […]

Michigan Football Team 2007 | bigbluefootballhistory.com Uncategorized

December 16, 2016. Happy Birthday Brandent Englemon!

Posted on December 16, 2016 by Barry Gallagher

Today, I want to wish a very Happy Birthday to Michigan Man Brandent Englemon. Brandent was born on this date in Kentucky and grew up to be an outstanding athlete. […]

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November 20, 2016: Rest in Peace Rob Lytle!

Posted on November 20, 2016 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s post honors the untimely passing (November 20, 2010) of a legendary Michigan Man named Rob Lytle. Robert William “Rob” Lytle played for Bo Schembechler from 1973 to 1976.  At the […]