Category Jim Harbaugh

Rich Rod’s speech at the Michigan Football Bust

54630_michigan_rodriguez_footballLast night Rich Rodriguez gave an emotional speech at the Michigan Football Bust in Livonia.  It wasn’t your typical Head Coach speech, it was more like that of a person begging for his life.

Those in attendance said the speech was passionate, heartfelt and endearing, but his critics saw it as a lot more sinister.  They claim that Rodriguez knows his days in Ann Arbor are numbered and he is reaching out to the Michigan community to rally around him and his team in a show of unity.

His speech Thursday night came off as cheesy, there is no other way around it, any mention of Josh Groban or his music is laughable when it comes to the rough and tumble business of college football.  I wonder why those close to him didn’t stop him from delivering a speech heavy on Groban.

I like Rich Rod and I d...

Read More

Wojo’s Column Says Everything You Need To Know About Rich Rod at Michigan

MBob Wojnowski is one of the best sports journalists in America.  If you have lived in Detroit you already know that he is measured, experienced and entertaining.  He’s a very thoughtful journalist who doesn’t take his column or his opinions lightly.  That is why you should see the end of the Rich Rod era at Michigan just by reading Wojo’s latest column.

It is one thing to read the national pundits who really don’t know anything about Michigan football and think Rodriguez will be fired, it is quite another thing to read it from one of the more rational Michigan writers.

In his column “Rich Rodriguez Needs To Go if Buckeyes Whip Wolverines Again,” Wojo calls it as evenly as any I’ve ever seen...

Read More