As concerning as Facebook’s news platform is, I don’t see the $500 billion corporation scaling back any of these new features anytime soon.
If you were born in the state of Michigan, you likely entered this world with designated colors: green and white or maize and blue. Whether or not you grew into these colors and attended the corresponding university is where intrastate enmity arises. This is because the notoriety attached to your colors and logos extends beyond […]
This season won’t be the same. But Michigan fans are taking the small victories as they come.
When the Big Ten reinstated its football season on Sept. 16 in the face of the still-raging COVID-19 pandemic, it was clear that it would look different. The lack of fans and the shortened schedule are among the factors that will ensure that this season will be — for lack of a better word — […]
As the pandemic rages on, and the University of Michigan tentatively makes plans for students to return to campus, we are all left to nervously wonder what may become of college football. Athletic Director Warde Manuel has already confirmed the impossibility of a normal or near-normal number of spectators. If the football team is to […]
The Michigan athletic department laid off 21 people on Tuesday, per a release from the department.
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Between hurdling defenders, pushing piles and running over tacklers, Hassan Haskins is responsible for some of the Michigan football team’s most iconic moments this season. But when offensive coordinator Josh Gattis was asked to pick a favorite, he couldn’t zero in on one highlight. Rather, he took a moment to reflect […]
“We’re working, and I hope that we can move forward and start competitions in the fall,” athletic director Warde Manuel said in a Zoom call with reporters on Thursday. “I’m hopeful that the decision will come towards the end of this month or early July.”
Michigan athletic director Warde Manuel didn’t mince words when discussing the financial impact of the Big Ten’s decision to postpone the 2020 football season. Appearing on Jon Jansen’s “Conqu’ring Heroes” podcast Tuesday, Manuel claimed the lost revenue could exceed $100 million — nearly half of the entire athletic department’s budget. While the final figure is […]
As part of its action to combat the spread of COVID-19, the University announced Wednesday that it will be canceling all events on campus convening over 100 people through April 21. Per an official athletic department release, the ban extends to all U-M home athletic competitions. Those competitions will “be played as scheduled with only […]