Brady Hoke

Michigan interim athletic director Jim Hackett talks about what the university wants in its next head football coach. (Ashley Dunkak/CBS Detroit)

Hackett Says He Wants To Get Rid Of Phrase ‘Michigan Man’

Hackett’s description of the process – which will include a headhunting firm – suggested Michigan already has some candidates identified.

CBS Detroit–12/02/2014

Head Coach Brady Hoke of the Michigan Wolverines is led off the field by security after his Wolverines lost to Ohio State 42-28 at Ohio Stadium on November 29, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio.   (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

It’s Official: Brady Hoke Fired As Michigan Coach

In terms of wins and losses, Michigan steadily declined during Hoke’s tenure after going 11-2 in his first season.

CBS Detroit–12/02/2014

EAST LANSING, MI - OCTOBER 25:  University of Michigan head football coach Brady Hoke watches the action from the sidelines during the second quarter of the game against the Michigan State Spartans at Spartan Stadium on October 25, 2014 in East Lansing, Michigan. The Spartans defeated the Wolverines 35-11.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Michigan Players React To Firing Of Brady Hoke

Some players took to Twitter to express their feelings about the dismissal of Hoke.

CBS Detroit–12/02/2014

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Valenti And Foster Weigh In: What’s Next For U-M After Brady Hoke’s Firing?

Valenti added Hoke was running a “cheap, welfare version of the Rich Rod” game.

CBS Detroit–12/02/2014

MONTREAL, QC - SEPTEMBER 07: Chad Johnson #85 of the Montreal Alouettes walks on the field during the CFL game against the Hamilton Tiger-Cats at Percival Molson Stadium on September 7, 2014 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The Alouettes defeated the Tiger-Cats 38-31. (Photo by Minas Panagiotakis/Getty Images)

Ochocinco Wants To Coach Michigan

Minutes after reports surfaced that Michigan fired head football coach Brady Hoke, a very outspoken, big-name, athlete said that he’d like to coach the Wolverines.

97.1 The Ticket–12/02/2014

EAST LANSING, MI - OCTOBER 25:  University of Michigan head football coach Brady Hoke watches the action from the sidelines during the second quarter of the game against the Michigan State Spartans at Spartan Stadium on October 25, 2014 in East Lansing, Michigan. The Spartans defeated the Wolverines 35-11.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Decision Day? Brady Hoke Reportedly Meeting With AD Jim Hackett

We may learn the fate of University of Michigan football coach Brady Hoke by the end of the day.

CBS Detroit–12/02/2014

ANN ARBOR, MI - SEPTEMBER 13:  University of Michigan Sanford Robertson Offensive Coordinator/Quarterbacks Coach Doug Nussmeier  watches the action from the sidelines during the fourth quarter of the game against the Miami University Redhawks at Michigan Stadium on September 13, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. the Wolverines defeated the Redhawks 34-10.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Nussmeier’s Offense Slow To Progress At Michigan

Doug Nussmeier’s offense has fallen well short of expectations at Michigan.

97.1 The Ticket–11/27/2014

ANN ARBOR, MI - SEPTEMBER 20:  Head coach Brady Hoke talks with Frank Clark #57 during the first quarter while playing the Utah Utes on September 20, 2014 at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor, Michigan.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Hoke Discusses Thanksgiving Plans — Which Include Pizza — And Officiating

Thanksgiving will not interfere with the pizza night tradition of Michigan head coach Brady Hoke.

CBS Detroit–11/26/2014

ANN ARBOR, MI - NOVEMBER 01:  Michigan Wolverines head football coach Brady Hoke watches the action from the sidelines during the game against the Indiana Hoosiers at Michigan Stadium on November 1 , 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The Wolverines defeated the Hoosiers 34-10.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Preparing To Coach What Could Be His Final Game, Hoke Keeps Focus On Ohio State

“Winning that last game always means a lot,” Hoke said. “You want to be able to go back and say my senior year we beat Ohio.”

CBS Detroit–11/25/2014

ANN ARBOR, MI - OCTOBER 31: Jim Hackett speaks during a news conference after University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel named interim athletic director in the Regents Room of the Fleming Administration Building October 31, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Schlissel announced the resignation of Michigan Athletic Director David Brandon, after Brandon came under intense fire and scrutiny over the past weeks after Michigan's quarterback Shane Morris suffered a concussion during the 2014 football season. Hackett retired this year as CEO of Michigan-based furniture company Steelcase (Photo by Joshua Lott/Getty Images)

Hackett Offers Few Specifics About Evaluating Hoke

Michigan interim athletic director Jim Hackett says he’s had a number of meetings with coach Brady Hoke, and he was mostly complimentary of how the coach has handled adversity this year.

97.1 The Ticket–11/23/2014

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