football

  1. September 7, 2017

    Michigan home football games aim to be zero-waste events

    Michigan Athletics will strive for zero-waste game days at Michigan Stadium, helping to move the university closer to reaching its campus sustainability goals.

  2. May 18, 2017

    Regents OK new football performance center in Schembechler Hall

    The Board of Regents approved a $14.8 million plan to construct a new football performance center in Glenn E. Schembechler Hall.

  3. February 16, 2017

    Regents OK football performance center in Oosterbaan Field House

    Plans to construct a new football performance center and provide infrastructure improvements in the Bennie Oosterbaan Field House are moving forward.

  4. February 8, 2016

    CoE researchers working on football helmet that listens to physics

    A shock-absorbing football helmet system being developed by researchers at the College of Engineering could blunt some dangerous physics that today’s head protection ignores.

  5. April 16, 2015

    President pleased with Athletics review of player safety protocols

    President Mark Schlissel said Thursday he has accepted the comprehensive review of in-game player safety procedures in the university’s Athletic Department.

  6. December 30, 2014

    Jim Harbaugh named 20th head football coach at U-M

    Former Wolverine quarterback and San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh has been named U-M head football coach. He has a seven-year contract for $5 million annually, with 10 percent increases after years three and five, plus incentive payments.

  7. December 30, 2014

    Major contract terms for head football coach Jim Harbaugh

    Jim Harbaugh’s contract at U-M is for seven years. he will receive $5 million annually, with 10 percent increases after years three and five, plus incentive payments.

  8. December 2, 2014

    Jim Hackett’s opening remarks

    Today, I informed Brady Hoke that he will not be returning as our football coach next year. I had mentioned to you two weeks ago that we would be evaluating his status at the end of the season and that’s what today’s announcement is about. My primary intent today is to do this with respect…
  9. December 2, 2014

    Brady Hoke will not return as Michigan football coach

    Interim Athletic Director Jim Hackett announced Tuesday that Brady Hoke will not return as U-M football coach next season. Hackett will begin the search for a replacement immediately.

  10. November 11, 2014

    President Schlissel clarifies his SACUA comments on athletics

    President Mark Schlissel has clarified comments he made earlier regarding student-athletes, the athletics department and their focus on academics and rules compliance.