"The University of Illinois is also in turmoil. The university sports an Interim Chancellor, an Interim Athletic Director, and an Interim Football Coach; the game will be played at Soldier Field, making this an Illini Interim Home Game."
For those of you who are full of turkey and the fixins AND a Lions win, here's your dessert:
2011 MICHIGAN win againsy the Buckeyes is being rebroadcast at 4 on the BIG.
It may be dessert, but I think it's an appetizer for THE GAME on Saturday.
Detroit Lions (3-7)
Philadelphia Eagles (4-6)
12:30 p.m. Ann Arbor Time on FOX
Since firing Lombardi and replacing the OC they seem to be a different team....
Jabrill is down to 50 percent for the Paul Hornung Award. Robert Nkemdiche has suddenly become a threat at 39 percent. Let's change that MGoBlog! Vote Jabrill. Link
So, apparently there was at one point a Michigan football player balloon featured in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. The below photo is apparently from 1941, and the balloon was later repurposed as the Superman balloon (the balloon version of making it into the league perhaps?).
(Photo taken from 'Manhattan before 1990' group on Facebook, credited to James Stovin.)