Football

Jim Harbaugh coaches his team against Oregon last season.

The team will open camp with four practices at IMG Academy in Bradenton, Fla., during spring break.

The Michigan Marching Band plays for the audience following the Signing of the Stars event at Hill Auditorium on Wednesday.

Jim Harbaugh’s ceremony walked the line between award ceremony and draft day, and to the capacity crowd in attendance, it was a roaring success.

Coach Jim Harbaugh thanks the crowd for attending the "Signing of the Stars" ceremony at Hill Auditorium on Wednesday.

Countless celebrities, including Tom Brady and Derek Jeter, announced the Michigan football team's signees for the 2016 class.

Gary is the highest-rated recruit the Wolverines have landed since the 247Sports composite ranking began in 2000.

Jim Harbaugh looks to close out a strong recruiting class on signing day

The list of targets Michigan is after has a varied national flavor, with players from the Midwest, East Coast and West Coast all set to decide.

Daily sports writer Max Cohen tried out for the Michigan football team over the weekend.

I put on my No. 6 Michigan football jersey Saturday morning at 9:15, right before I tried out for the Michigan football team in Al Glick Field House. Any full-time student at Michigan could try out, and I was one of about 55 to take up the opportunity.

Kenny Allen was a consistent performer for the Michigan special teams unit.

Michigan finished the season tied for 12th in special teams efficiency, and, despite a sluggish finish, the special teams unit had plenty more to hang its hat on.

Michigan passing game coordinator Jedd Fisch reportedly agreed to a two-year extension with the program.

Sports Illustrated’s Thayer Evans reported Tuesday that Fisch signed a two-year extension worth between $650,000 and $750,000 per year, plus incentives.

Chris Wormley was one of the major playmakers on Michigan's elite defensive line.

Despite several injuries up front, the Michigan defensive line remained strong all season.

Chris Partridge, who has been named the Michigan football team’s special teams and linebackers coach, on the field at the Citrus Bowl.

After Michigan lost Durkin to the Terrapins and former special teams coordinator John Baxter to Southern California last week, Partridge will fill both vacancies.