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October 31, 2016 – Happy Birthday Jason Horn!

Posted on October 31, 2016 by Barry Gallagher

Happy Birthday Jason Horn – a first rate Michigan Man! Jason Horn came to Ann Arbor to play football for Michigan and Coach Gary Moeller in 1991. Horn was an […]

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October 30, 2016 – Michigan’s First Game Against Tulane!

Posted on October 30, 2016 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s post looks back at an interesting game that took place on October 30, 1920 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. This is one of those games that made me ask “Why […]

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Game Day – October 29, 2016 Michigan at Michigan State

Posted on October 29, 2016 by Barry Gallagher

Calendar History: Michigan has played a total of seventeen games on October 29th. The Wolverine record on this date is so far 12 wins and 5 losses which works out […]

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October 28, 2016 – Bo’s Minnesota Miracle Revenge – 1978!

Posted on October 28, 2016 by Barry Gallagher

Bo Schembechler did not lose many games against the Minnesota Gophers. In fact, he won nineteen out of twenty-one games involving the Little Brown Jug. When the Gophers did win, […]

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October 27, 2016 – Wangler to Carter – A Play for the Ages!

Posted on October 27, 2016 by Barry Gallagher

October 27, 1979 is a day that will live forever in the history of Michigan football. It didn’t hurt that Bob Ufer, Michigan’s legendary radio announcer, made it even more […]

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October 26, 2016 – Rest in Peace Bob Ufer!

Posted on October 26, 2016 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s post honors the memory of Robert Pormann Ufer who died on this day in 1981. Bob Ufer was an absolutely amazing Maize and Blue Man who added so much to […]

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October 25, 2016 – Happy Birthday Brent Gallimore!

Posted on October 25, 2016 by Barry Gallagher

Happy Birthday Michigan Man Brent A. Gallimore. Brent Gallimore came to Ann Arbor to play football for Michigan and Coach Lloyd Carr in 2004. Gallimore was an outstanding high school […]

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October 24, 2016 – First and Only Adrian Game!

Posted on October 24, 2016 by Barry Gallagher

Wednesday, October 24, 1894 marked the first and only game between The University of Michigan and Adrian College. It was  the fifth game of a very successful season for the up and […]

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October 23, 2016 – Happy Birthday Tommy Hendricks!

Posted on October 23, 2016 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s post celebrates the birthday of Michigan Man named Thomas Emmett “Tommy” Hendricks III. Tommy Hendricks came to Ann Arbor from Houston, Texas. Hendricks actually followed the footsteps of his […]

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Game Day – October 22, 2016 Homecoming Day Michigan vs Illinois

Posted on October 22, 2016 by Barry Gallagher

Calendar History: Michigan has played a total of sixteen games on the twenty-second day of October and the results have usually been very good. The Wolverines own a record of […]