Former Michigan center touts Jim Harbaugh at NFL combine; top college football storylines this spring
Michigan football is always the main topic in Breakfast of Victors, Land of 10’s daily Wolverines notebook — but we cover news, notes and analysis across Wolverines sports. Join us each morning to get caught up on everything you missed in the world of Michigan football, recruiting, basketball and more.
Michigan center touts Jim Harbaugh at NFL combine
Former Wolverines center Mason Cole understands that Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh gets criticized by fans and in the media, but Cole stuck up for him at the NFL combine. Cole said of Harbaugh, “He’s an unbelievable coach. He’s got those guys on the right path.”
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Players, coaches and storylines that will dominate spring
ESPN’s Adam Rittenberg breaks down what he thinks will be the most important college football storylines of the spring, and the Wolverines made the list. Specifically, Michigan’s offense and what Harbaugh can do to reinvent it.
Dan Orlovsky throws shade at Jim Harbaugh
Former Detroit Lions quarterback Dan Orlovsky congratulated Wolverines coach John Beilein after Michigan topped Purdue 75-66 in the Big Ten Tournament finals. But Orlovsky didn’t just congratulate Beilein — he took a shot at Harbaugh in the process.
Basketball success doesn’t put pressure on Jim Harbaugh
Land of 10’s Kevin Goheen explains why the Wolverines success on the basketball court doesn’t add any pressure on Harbaugh’s shoulders. After all, Goheen notes: The expectations are already there to win a Big Ten title and compete for a national championship.
Michigan basketball makes first top-10 appearance since 2014
Michigan basketball rose to No. 7 in the college basketball AP Top 25 rankings Monday, its highest ranking since 2014, after the Wolverines won the Big Ten Tournament. Michigan will enter the NCAA Tournament on a nine-game winning streak.
Michigan hockey ranked No. 11 in new poll
— Michigan Hockey (@umichhockey) March 5, 2018
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