Ohio State and the Big Ten are frauds

Michigan thumped Ohio State.Photo: Getty Images The annual pissing contest of the Big Ten’s only two good teams took place Saturday, and like last year, it was Michigan emphatically stomping Ohio State. Unlike a season ago, this was in Columbus, and despite what B1G commissioner Kevin Warren will tell youthis game was not an instant … Read more

Matt Rhule walks into a buzzsaw at Nebraska

Matt RhulePhoto: Getty Images It’ll be interesting to see if the day ever comes when the hiring of a new coach at Nebraska is met with a cavalier attitude. “Well, shit, why not him?” is only uttered when the university names a men’s basketball coach. That’s why Matt Rhule is starting in a trailing position … Read more

The top 6 teams have a nerve-wracking path to the CFP — minus Georgia

There are many reasons to be envious of fans with teams in contention for the College Football Playoff, but the most relevant to this weekend is the mental and physical energy expended to get to the end of the regular season tightrope will be enough to work off those Turkey Day calories. While the rest … Read more

7 Michigan State football players charged in tunnel melee

Seven Michigan State football players have been charged the postgame melee in Michigan Stadium’s tunnel last month, according to a statement Wednesday from the Washtenaw County Prosecutor’s Office. The most serious charge is against cornerback Khary Crump, who faces a felony count of felonious assault. The charges against the six others are misdemeanors. Linebacker Itayvion … Read more

Michigan’s Gemon Green’s family considering charges in MSU tunnel fight

Could charges be coming? Screenshots: ESPN The family of Gemon Green, one of the Michigan players caught up in a brutal assault by Michigan State players in the tunnel following Michigan’s 29-7 win over the Spartans on Saturday, say they want to see opposing players face criminal charges. Green and teammate Ja’Den McBurrows both sustained … Read more

Michigan State paid $95M for a 3-5 team, but the ‘scuffle’ was free of charge

Mel Tucker (left) and Jim HarbaughPhoto: Getty Images Before I get to the rest of this post, I’m just going to give you what you came here to see because you’re going to scroll down the video regardless of what’s penned before or after it. So, here you go, ya hyenas. Here’s the clip of … Read more

Michigan State Players Appear To Hurl Punches, Kick Michigan Player In Postgame Fight

Police are investigating an incident inside the Michigan Stadium tunnel after Michigan State football players surrounded a University of Michigan player and fought him after their team’s loss on Saturday. Video — shot by The Detroit News’ Matt Charboneau — shows several Michigan State Spartans players kicking and hurling punches at Michigan Wolverines defensive back … Read more

Cormani McClain chooses, Michigan visits and more

Kirthmon F. Dozier / USA TODAY NETWORK Recruiting is a 365-days-a-year hustle, but some days loom larger than others. This looks to be a significant recruiting weekend for Jim Harbaugh’s Michigan program, which is hosting several top undecided prospects. Here are the four five-star prospects coming in for the big game against rival Michigan State … Read more

Ranking the 12 NFL head coaches hired straight from the Power 5 college ranks since 2000

Image: Getty Images Dear NFL GMs and owners, you may want to think twice about hiring a head coach straight outta the college ranks. While there have been success stories — Jimmy Johnson going from the U to Big D being the best example — that really hasn’t been the case in this millennium. Matt … Read more

Michigan’s Jim Harbaugh, A&M’s Jimbo Fisher are kindred spirits

Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh and Texas A&M coach Jimbo FisherImage: Getty Images Jim Harbaugh and Jimbo Fisher are two identical strangers on similar paths. Both were top-notch quarterback gurus who haven’t been able to find a consistent kick behind center. This season, Texas A&M is on its second quarterback while Harbaugh has been deploying a … Read more