"He makes it really easy on you as a coach because he has tremendous football instincts," Michigan tight ends coach Jay Harbaugh said. "Things come really naturally to him. He doesn't have to see things too many times. He has a good sense for how things should look and feel, and he's a tough, physical guy."
I thought many here would find this interesting as this all-too-familiar story at Texas just continues to get more and more unreal.
Average salary ten years after attending UM: USD 57,900.
Average salary ten years after attending MSU: USD 49,800.
Average salary ten years after attending OSU: USD 42,600.
After a rain delay, we have the much anticipated US Open final: #1 Novak Djokovic vs. #2 Roger Federer.
42nd career meeting - Roger leads 21-20, but Novak leads the series in majors.
Novak is going for his 2nd title in New York, and Roger is a 5-time winner of the tournament.
Come on Roger!
Congrats to former UM runner Nick Willis, who won the NY 5th Avenue Mile. He beat a good field, and looked strong crossing the line.
I'll post a link once I find one; it is/was live on ESPN2.
EDIT: Here's the leaderboard
Sorry to post this on a Friday before a game, but a major and totally surprising piece of sports news.
Roberta Vinci, a 32 year old (300:1 odds) Italian beat Serena Williams in the US Open, denying Williams the chance of a calendar Gran Slam, last done in 1988 by Steffi Graf.