Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 8:49pm
Kenny Allen has earned a starting position as a former walk-on.

The story of the walk-on football players buried in pads, buried in student loans and buried on the depth chart.

Tuesday, September 15, 2015 - 8:22pm
Drake Harris meets with the media Tuesday.

With at least three scholarships available for next season, the Michigan men’s basketball coaches are scouring the nation in search of top basketball recruits.

If the chips fell into place, however, the Wolverines’ next star might already be on campus. Then again, they might be busy.

Sophomore receiver Drake Harris and junior defensive end Taco Charlton — both standout basketball players in high school — discussed the possibility of rekindling the hardwood flame Tuesday after football practice.

Monday, September 14, 2015 - 8:19pm
Shane Morris could redshirt this season.

Drake Johnson and Freddy Canteen are getting closer to full strength after returning from injury Saturday.

Sunday, September 13, 2015 - 7:55pm
Chris Wormley came up with a big sack against Oregon State.

The Wolverines improved on all of their problem areas from the season opener, and showed glimpses of improvements to come.

Saturday, September 12, 2015 - 6:09pm
Michigan plays Oregon State in the Big House on Saturday.

Five weeks after a crowded running backs competition began, De’Veon Smith is the last man standing. That shouldn’t surprise anyone, given how hard it is to bring the junior down.

Smith broke numerous tackles Saturday afternoon, bulldozing the Michigan football team to victory. The back ended up with 150 total yards of offense, and became the first Wolverine with three rushing touchdowns since Fitzgerald Toussaint in a 63-47 shootout with Indiana on Oct. 19, 2013.

Thursday, September 10, 2015 - 8:18pm
Redshirt junior Kyle Kalis looks to help Michigan's offensive line improve.

Michigan’s defensive problems against the spread date all the way back to the Lloyd Carr era, but until they go away, no game is a cupcake for the Wolverines.

Wednesday, September 9, 2015 - 6:43pm
Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh will make his home debut Saturday.

The Wolverines’ coaching staff has little else on its mind besides winning.

Monday, September 7, 2015 - 5:27pm
Redshirt junior wide receiver Amara Darboh warms up before Thursday's game against Utah.

The stickers are used to reward good effort and promote friendly competition among teammates.

Friday, September 4, 2015 - 2:15am
Michigan football coach Jim Harbaugh watches his offense during the third quarter of Thursday's game against Utah.

SALT LAKE CITY — Sorry folks, summer’s over.

The return to school is a tough time for everyone, and the Michigan football team is no exception.

It happens every September: The radiant sunshine of summer is replaced with humming fluorescent lights, the freedom and optimism crushed with a strong dose of reality.

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 - 9:38pm
Jim Harbaugh will make his Michigan coaching debut Thursday.

The game nine months in the making will at long last arrive Thursday evening, as Michigan travels to Salt Lake City to take on Utah on the first night of the college football season.