1926 Michgian Football Team | bigbluefootballhistory.com

August 20, 2017 Rest in Peace Fielding H. Yost!

Today is a great day to honor the memory of a Wolverine legend named Fielding H. Yost who went to rest on this day in 1946. According to the Wikipedia article linked below, Fielding Harris Yost was born on this day in Fairview, West Virginia in 1871. He was ...

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1892 Michgian Football Team | bigbluefootballhistory.com

August 19, 2017 Happy Birthday Anniversary Lawrence Grosh!

Today is a great day to remember a Wolverine named Lawrence Grosh on the one-hundred and forty-seventh anniversary of his birth.  According to the Wikipedia article linked below, Lawrence Chamberlain Grosh was born on this day in 1870 at Goshen, Indiana. He definitely qualifies as a Michigan “Pigskin Pioneer” ...

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2005 Michigan Football Team | bigbluefootballhistory.com

August 18, 2017 Happy Birthday Grant Mason!

Today is a good day to wish happy birthday to a Michigan Wolverine named Grant Mason. According to the 2005 Michigan Football Media Guide, Grant Mason was born on this day in Pontiac, Michigan. He grew up to be an outstanding football player at Orchard Lake St. Mary Preparatory ...

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1884 Michigan Wolverine Football Team | bibluefootballhistory.com

August 17, 2017 Happy Birthday Anniversary William J. Duff!

Today is a good day to remember another impressive Michigan Wolverine named William J. Duff  who was born on this day in 1856. According to the Wikipedia article linked below, William J. Duff was born at Allegheny City, Pennsylvania. Apparently, his family moved to the Port Huron, Michigan area ...

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1910 Michigan Football Team | bigbluefootballhistory.com

August 16, 2017 Rest in Peace Albert Benbrook!

Today is a great day to honor the memory of a Wolverine legend named Albert Benbrook who went to rest in peace on this day in 1943. Al Benbrook was fifty-five years old at the time of his death. According to the Wikipedia article linked below, Albert “Benny” Benbrook ...

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1988 Michigan Football team | bigbluefootballhistory.com

August 15, 2017 Happy Birthday Keith Mitchell!

Today is a great day to wish a BIG BLUE Happy Birthday to a Wolverine named Keith Mitchell.   According to the 1987 Michigan Football Media Guide, Keith Mitchell was born on this date at Southgate, Michigan. Keith grew up in Southgate and became an outstanding football player at Southgate ...

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1902 Michgian Football Team | bigbluefootballhistory.com

August 14, 2017 Rest in Peace Albert E. Herrnstein!

Today is a great day to honor the memory of a Wolverine named Albert E. Herrnstein who went to rest in peace on this day in 1958. Al Herrnstein was seventy-five years old at the time of his death. According to the Wikipedia article linked below, Albert Ernest Herrnstein was ...

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1992 Michigan Football Team | bigbluefootballhistory.com

August 13, 2017 Happy Birthday Elvis Grbac!

Today is another great day to make a Happy Birthday wish to a Michigan Man named Elvis Grbac. According to the 1991 Michigan Media Guide, Elvis M. Grbac was born on this day at Cleveland, Ohio. He grew up in Cleveland and attended St. Joseph High School. Elvis played ...

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1892 Michigan Football Team | bigbluefootballhistory.com

August 12, 2017 Rest in Peace George Jewett!

Today is a great day to honor the memory of a legendary Wolverine named George Jewett who went to rest in peace on this day in 1908. Sadly, Jewett was only thirty-eight years old when he died. According to the Wikipedia article linked below, George Henry Jewett II was ...

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1881 MIchigan Football Team | bigbluefootballhistory.com

August 11, 2017 Rest in Peace William Mace!

Today is a great day to honor the memory of a Wolverine named William Mace who went to rest in peace on this day in 1938. According to the Wikipedia article linked below, Mr. Mace  was eighty-five at the time of his death. William Harrison Mace. William Mace was born ...

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