Tuesday, Michigan did the opposite, and players strained to hear quarterback Devin Gardner whisper in the huddle.
Devin Gardner has turned the ball over seven times in two games, making Michigan vulnerable to being upset.
After uncomfortably close wins over Akron and Connecticut in back-to-back weeks, Michigan appreciated its recent bye week.
College football’s winningest program hasn’t gone this long without one since the gap between its 1950 and 1964 conference titles.
Michigan has slipped in The Associated Press college football poll the past two week despite staying undefeated.
Hoke discussed the loss to Akron, quarterback Devin Gardner and the upcoming Michigan State-Notre Dame game.
Devin Gardner came crashing down against Akron after riding a high with five touchdowns against Notre Dame.
As Michigan quarterback Devin Gardner scrambled frantically around his own end zone Saturday, two thoughts went through head coach Brady Hoke’s mind before Gardner threw an interception that turned into a Notre Dame touchdown.
Brady Hoke has done a phenomenal job during his first two seasons, and in year three the Wolverines have put together two impressive (and dominant) wins.
For as long as I can remember the Michigan-Notre Dame game has been special.