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Defensive coordinator Don Brown rejects offer
Michigan defensive coordinator Don Brown turned down new Mississippi State coach Joe Moorhead, who had offered Brown the same position on his staff. Moorhead and Brown worked together in 2011 at Connecticut.
Wolverines could go to Outback Bowl
College football insider Bret McMurphy reported Tuesday that Michigan is “pretty much a lock” to play South Carolina in the Outback Bowl on Jan. 1 in Tampa, Fla. Teams will officially find out their bowl destinations Sunday.
QB Alex Malzone announces transfer
Michigan quarterback Alex Malzone announced Wednesday he will leave Michigan and pursue a graduate transfer. The news comes three days after quarterback Wilton Speight confirmed he would pursue a graduate transfer; but former Michigan running back Chris Howard argues it’s not a reflection of the program.
Michigan needs QB to compete
Big Ten analyst Gerry DiNardo argues that while Michigan’s quarterback injury woes in 2017 might have been a fluke, the competition level in the Big Ten certainly was not; the Wolverines will need a solid quarterback to compete in 2018.
OL JaRaymond Hall denies transfer rumors
Wolverines offensive lineman JaRaymond Hall denied rumors on Wednesday that he intends to transfer. The freshman took to Twitter to explain that he had “made no decision” about whether to transfer and that he’s still currently part of the team.
Michigan’s Ben Flanagan earns men’s XC Athlete of the Year
Ben Flanagan is the @bigten
Men’s XC Athlete of the Year!
What a senior season for @bennyflanagan:
☑ Big Ten Team Champion
☑ Great Lakes Region Champ
☑ Big Ten Athlete of the Year pic.twitter.com/xBh4qXlZDN
— Michigan Track & Field / Cross Country (@UMichTrack) November 29, 2017
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