Football

Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh and the Wolverines went 8-5 last season and fell to Notre Dame in Saturday's season opener, 24-17.

University of Michigan president Mark Schlissel said Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh "not on the hot seat" Wednesday afternoon.

Sophomore Oliver Martin and the Michigan wide receivers combined for 181 yards on 17 catches Saturday against Notre Dame.

While a disintegrating offensive line and mistake-prone defense drew most of the attention against Notre Dame on Saturday, Michigan’s wide receivers played their best game in nearly two years.

Junior quarterback Shea Patterson is looking to build on his solid outing against Notre Dame.

The Michigan Daily breaks down Michigan's football units before Saturday's matchup with Western Michigan.

Junior linebacker Devin Gil has competed with sophomore Josh Russ for the WILL linebacker position Saturday night.

Junior Devin Gil and sophomore Josh Russ were in a "fistfight" for the starting WILL linebacker position Saturday against Notre Dame.

Sophomore safety Brad Hawkins notched six tackles and one pass deflection after giving up a touchdown Saturday night.

Sophomore Brad Hawkins filled the role of safety after Josh Metellus was ejected during Michigan's loss to Notre Dame Saturday.

Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh and his team are saying the right things, but now they have to prove it.

Michigan's struggles are well-documented for a reason, but its players don't seem concerned.

Sophomore wide receiver Nico Collins led Michigan in receiving yards on Saturday.

Nico Collins' performance on Saturday gave his teammates confidence in him.

Michigan quarterback Shea Patterson was sacked three times against Notre Dame on Saturday.

Michigan allowed three sacks and six hurries against Notre Dame, but the line play looked much worse.

Michigan quarterback Shea Patterson fumbled to effectively end the game against Notre Dame.

The Daily breaks down five plays, ones that came immediately before game-changing moments, that stood out as altering the trajectory of the game.

The Michigan defense gave up 21 points and over 200 yards in the first half of Saturday's loss.

Michigan's defense uncharacteristically struggled in the Wolverines' first-half loss.