Prices for tickets to see Jim Harbaugh’s squad are up over 50 percent from 2014, when the Wolverines ranked 25th.
Illinois has fired football coach Tim Beckman one week before the start of the season, citing preliminary results of an investigation into allegations of player mistreatment and inappropriate behavior.
TCU quarterback Trevone Boykin, Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliott, Georgia running back Nick Chubb and USC quarterback Cody Kessler are the top of most odds-makers’ lists.
The big brains at Dartmouth College have created a smarter tackling dummy. Let’s hope it doesn’t get tired of all the abuse and leads the rise of the machines.
Like their counterparts in the pros, more college football stars are starting to snatch up trademark rights to their names, nicknames and fan slogans.
Cornerback Blake Countess, meanwhile, brings versatility and the experience that comes with starting 30 games for Michigan.
Applin is an Ohio State fan and had some reservations about coming up to Ann Arbor and heading to campus.
“I sincerely apologize to my players and staff and to our fans for my behavior and my inappropriate language at our kickoff event Saturday night,” Sarkisian said in the statement.
TCU is No. 2, followed by Alabama, Baylor and Michigan State.
Bonamego announced in June that he had cancer in his left tonsil, but that it was discovered early and was treatable.
The Michigan State Spartans hold the winner’s trophy after the 69-55 win over the Michigan Wolverines during the finals of the Big Ten Basketball Tournament,