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Offensive Line

EAST HARTFORD, CT - SEPTEMBER 21: Taylor Lewan #77 of the Michigan Wolverines reacts in the 4th quarter against the Connecticut Huskies at Rentschler Field on September 21, 2013 in East Hartford, Connecticut. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

A Different Take On The Wolverines Offensive Line

Michigan’s offensive line and its offensive coordinator has been raked over the coals the last few weeks and with good reason.

97.1 The Ticket–11/13/2013

Brady Hoke, coach of the Michigan Wolverines, congratulates Devin Gardner #98 after a touchdown in the second half against the Connecticut Huskies at Rentschler Field on September 21, 2013 in East Hartford, Connecticut.   (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Brady Hoke Talks With 97.1 The Ticket About Bye, Gardner, Offensive Line

After uncomfortably close wins over Akron and Connecticut in back-to-back weeks, Michigan appreciated its recent bye week.

CBS Detroit–10/03/2013

ANN ARBOR, MI - NOVEMBER 17: Devin Gardner #12 of the Michigan Wolverines celebrates a first quarter touchdown with Mike Kwiatkowski #81 and Michael Schofield #75 of the Michigan Wolverines while playing the Iowa Hawkeyes at Michigan Stadium on November 17, 2012 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Young Michigan Offensive Line Gets Good Reviews

Entering Saturday’s game, much was unknown about the Michigan offensive line.

CBS Detroit–09/01/2013

ARLINGTON, TX - OCTOBER 02:  Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions celebrates his touchdown in the endzone with teammates Rob Sims #67 and  Gosder Cherilus #77 during the second half against the Dallas Cowboys at Cowboys Stadium on October 2, 2011 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Uncertainty Lingers About Lions’ Offensive Line

Detroit Lions head coach Jim Schwartz has not been in a hurry to make a decision on who will start at right tackle and right guard, and it sounds like the upcoming matchup with the New England Patriots has not heightened the sense of urgency.

CBS Detroit–08/19/2013

ARLINGTON, TX - OCTOBER 02:  Dominic Raiola #51 of the Detroit Lions at Cowboys Stadium on October 2, 2011 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Transition Process Expected To Fortify Lions Offensive Line

Questions about the offensive line have lingered all off-season, and as the collective enabler of quarterback Matthew Stafford, wide receiver Calvin Johnson, running back Reggie Bush and other offensive powers, the line needs to be solid.

CBS Detroit–08/15/2013

(Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Lions Look To Improve Offensive Line

For the first time in nearly a decade, the Lions last season played the same offensive system with the same coordinator and the same offensive linemen for consecutive seasons. They are hoping to make it three straight seasons in 2011.

97.1 The Ticket–04/08/2011