“In my judgment, there was a serious lack of communication that led to confusion on the sideline,” he said.
Hoke said Monday that he hasn’t spoken with athletic director Dave Brandon recently about his handling of Morris or his job performance in general.
Relying on Morris to ask to exit the game is problematic for several reasons. One, Morris was in only the second start of his career, an opportunity he received because of Devin Gardner’s struggles in other games. Two, athletes are conditioned to play through pain.
If a picture is worth a thousand words, what is the value of a video?
Michigan could be 5-0, ranked No. 1 in the nation and Brady Hoke should still be fired before Rutgers on Saturday.
The video speaks for itself — a quarterback slammed to the ground gets up, clearly rattled and ailing, barely able to stand. His knees give out, his head briefly lolling to the side, as a teammate supports him on the field.
Michigan head coach Brady Hoke stayed mum Thursday on whether Devin Gardner or Shane Morris will start for the Wolverines this week.
Michigan head coach Brady Hoke said Monday that he would announce a starting quarterback Tuesday, but in fact, he did not.
This Is Michigan? Students React To Deal That Offered Free Football Tickets With Soft Drinks Purchase
“I guess they’re technically $1.50 per ticket, so that’s why students want them, but I was even shocked that even students really wanted them just because of how our football record’s been,” Schott added.
Michigan coach Brady Hoke and his players maintain that their major goal – the program’s first Big Ten championship since 2004 – is still attainable.