Michigan Football Team 1916 | bigbluefootballhistory.com

June 20, 2017 Happy Birthday Anniversary John Maulbetsch!

Today is a great day to celebrate the happy birthday anniversary of a Michigan legend named John Maulbetsch. John F. “Johnny” Maulbetsch was born on this day in 1890 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. According to the Wikipedia article linked below, John Maulbetsch graduated from Ann Arbor High School in ...

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Michigan Footall Team 1966 | bigbluefootballhistory.com

June 18, 2017 Happy Birthday Jack Clancy!

Today’s post celebrates a Happy Birthday wish for a Wolverine named Jack Clancy. According to the Wikipedia article linked below, Jack David Clancy was born on this day in Humboldt, Iowa. The Clancy family moved around, but Jack was in Detroit, Michigan when it was time for high school. ...

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Michigan Football Team 1992 | bigbluefootballhistory.com

June 17, 2017 Happy Birthday Doug Skene!

Today is a great day to wish a Happy Birthday to Michigan Man Doug Skene.  According to the Wikipedia article linked below, Douglas C. “Doug” Skene was born on this day in Clearview, Texas. Skene grew up to be an outstanding football at Allen High School in Fairview. He ...

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Michigan Football Team 2008 | bigbluefootballhistory.com

June 16, 2017 Happy Birthday Mike Massey!

Today is a great day to wish a BIG BLUE Happy Birthday to a Wolverine named Mike Massey.  Mike Massey is another Buckeye who saw the light. He was an excellent player at St. Ignatius High School in Brecksville, Ohio. Lloyd Carr convinced him to leave Ohio and continue ...

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Michigan Football Team 1905 | bigbluefootballhistory.com

June 15, 2017 Rest in Peace Tom Hammond!

Today’s post honors the passing of a Wolverine named Tom Hammond who went to rest in peace on this day in 1950. He was sixty-six years old at the time of his death. According to the Wikipedia article linked below, Thomas Stevens “Tom, or, T.S.” Hammond was born was ...

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Michigan Football Team 1996 | bigbluefootballhistory.com

June 14, 2017 Happy Birthday Rod Payne!

Today’s post celebrates the birth of a former Michigan Wolverine co-captain named Rod Payne. After a stellar high school football career in Florida, Reginald Rod Payne came to play football for Gary Moeller in 1992. Payne used the 1992 season to red shirt while he acclimated himself to the ...

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Michgian Football Team 1988 | bigbluefootballhistory.com

June 13, 2017 Happy Birthday Mark Soehnlen!

The purpose of today’s post is to wish “Happy Birthday” to a former Wolverine named Mark Soehnlen. He was a highly recruited linebacker out of Canton, Ohio in 1986. Mark Soehnlen was an outstanding football player at St. Thomas Aquinas High School in Canton and Bo convinced him that ...

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Michigan Football Team 2012 | bigbluefootballhistory.com

June 12, 2017 Happy Birthday Jordan Kovacs!

Today is a great day to wish happy birthday to a Michigan Wolverine named Jordan Kovacs.  The determined Kovacs was born on this day in Curtice, Ohio. According to the Wikipedia article linked below, he grew up to be an excellent athlete at Clay High School which is just ...

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Michigan Football Team 1901 - bigbluefootballhistory.com

June 11, 2017 Rest in Peace Hugh White!

Today is a great day to honor the memory of Hugh White who continues to rest in peace. Hugh White died on this day 1936 at fifty-nine years of age. He was born on November 7, 1876 in Lapeer, Michigan. White finished his high school education in 1898 and headed ...

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