University of Michigan Athletic Director, Dave Brandon was not mentioned by name during the Board of Regents meeting Thursday.
Michigan President Mark Schlissel says he’s being “thoughtful and deliberative” in examining issues facing the school’s athletic department.
Every varsity coach, including Brady Hoke and John Beilein, have sent a letter supporting beleaguered Athletic Director Dave Brandon to U-M President Mark Schlissel.
UM Regent Denise Ilitch Says Dave Brandon Will Be Discussed At Upcoming Meeting: ‘The System Failed’
“The system failed that day,” Ilitch added, “and there are a lot of issues that we need to review now.”
Are you wondering what David Brandon would think about what people are saying about him on Twitter? We couldn’t get the man himself, but a package delivery driver from Harrison Twp., Mich. with the same name visited to read some of the Tweets on video.
Brandon said he never once thought of resigning this week, and he will continue to support Hoke as Michigan’s football coach.
Dave Brandon broke his silence Thursday on the football team’s handling of a concussion suffered by quarterback Shane Morris.
“… But I’ll also make clear that I don’t make decisions when injuries [are involved] … and that shouldn’t be a coach’s decision.”
With how the Athletic Department has handled the Shane Morris incident, people have taken to the internet to voice their displeasure.
“That’s a very dangerous area to get into…”