Michgian Football Team 1884 | bigbluefootballhistory.com

May 26, 2017 – Rest in Peace William Duff!

Today is a good day to remember a Michigan Wolverine named William Duff  who went to rest in peace on this day in 1922 at the age of sixty-five. According to the Wikipedia article linked below, William J. Duff was born on August 17, 1856 in Allegheny City, Pennsylvania. Apparently, ...

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Michigan Football Team 2007 | bigbluefootballhistory.com

May 25 2017 – Happy Birthday Mario Manningham!

Today, I want to wish a very Happy Birthday to Michigan Man Mario Manningham. Mario Cashmere Manningham was born on this day in Warren, Ohio. Yes, he was a Buckeye who decided to take his talents to Ann Arbor instead of Columbus. Manningham was a highly- recruited receiver coming ...

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Michgian Football Team 1942 | bigbluefootballhistory.com

May 24, 2017 – Rest in Peace George Ceithaml!

Today is a good day to remember another Michigan Wolverine named George Ceithaml who went to rest in peace on this day in 2012. George Frank Ceithaml was born on February 10, 1921 in Chicago, Illinois. He grew up to be an excellent athlete and football player at Lindbloom ...

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Michigan Football Team 1984 | bigbluefootballhistory.com

May 23, 2017 – Happy Birthday Ed Hood!

Today is a good day to wish Happy Birthday to a Michigan football player named Ed Hood. According to the 1983 Michigan Football Media Guide, Edward J. “Ed” Hood was born on this day in Dearborn, Michigan. He attended Utica Eisenhower High School and earned All-Conference honors in 1981. ...

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Michgian Football Team 1976 | bigbluefootballhistory.com

May 22, 2017 – Happy Birthday Jim Hackett and Warde Manual

Today is a really good day to wish a Happy Birthday to two special Wolverines named Jim Hackett and Warde Manual. This is the first time that I have dedicated one post to two men, but I just had to do it this way today. You see, May 22nd ...

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Michigan Football Team 2012 | bigbluefootballhistory.com

May 21, 2017 – Happy Birthday Devin Funchess!

Today is a great day to wish happy birthday to a very recent Michigan Wolverine named Devin Funchess. Devin Funchess was born on this day in Farmington Hills, Michigan. He attended Harrison High School in Farmington where he became an outstanding athlete. Devin starred in football and track and ...

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Michigan Football Team 1979 | bigbluefootballhistory.com

May 20, 2017 – Happy Birthday Stan Edwards!

The purpose of today’s post is to wish a very Happy Birthday to a Wolverine named Stan Edwards. According to the Wikipedia article linked below, Stanley J. “Stan” Edwards was born on this day in Detroit, Michigan. Stan grew up in Detroit and attended Kettering High School. He became ...

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Michgian Football Team 2011 | bigbluefootballhistory.com

May 19, 2017 – Happy Birthday Terrence Robinson!

Today is a good day to wish a very happy Maize and Blue birthday to Terrance Robinson. Terrence Rynard Robinson was born on this day in Texas. He came to Ann Arbor from Klein Oak High School in Spring, Texas. Terrence was a highly recruited all-purpose running back in ...

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Michigan Wolverine Football Team 1944 | bigbluefootballhistory.com

May 18, 2017 – Happy Birthday Anniversary Don Lund!

Today is the Happy Birthday anniversary of a Don Lund. Donald Andrew “Don” Lund was born on this date in 1923 in Detroit, Michigan. He was an all-around athlete at Detroit Southeastern High School. Lund earned varsity letters in football, basketball and baseball. He planned on duplicating that feat ...

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Michigan Wolverine Football Team 1995 | bigbluefootballhistory.com

May 17, 2017 – Happy Birthday Jay Riemersma!

Today, I want to wish a very Happy Birthday to Michigan Man Jay Riemersma. Allen Jay “J.R.” Riemersma was born on this date in Evansville, Indiana. He grew up in Zeeland, Michigan where he became an outstanding athlete at Zeeland High School. Riemersma earned multiple letters in football, basketball ...

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