Tag Archives: Michigan Football

October 11, 1941 – Michigan Football Team Defeated Pittsburgh

Today’s post recalls the anniversary of the day when the Michigan Football team defeated the University of Pittsburgh by a score of 40-0.  Michigan Coach Fritz Crisler liked to play […]

August 31, 2017 Happy Birthday Anniversary Joe O’Donnell!

Today’s post celebrates the Happy Birthday Anniversary of a former Michigan Football Captain named Joe O’Donnell. Joseph Raymond  “Joe” O’Donnell.  O’Donnell was born in Ann Arbor and grew up down […]

Happy Birthday Dave Brandt!

Today’s post celebrates the birth of Dave Brandt who was an important part of Michigan football history from 1996 to 2000. Brandt came to Ann Arbor from Jenison, Michigan. He […]

Happy Birthday Efton James!

Efton James, from Vandalia, Michigan was born on September 1, 1890. He played for Fielding Yost from 1912-1914 during the “independent” years when Michigan was out of the Western Conference. […]