Sunday, May 17, 2020 - 6:00pm
Jaylen Mayfield is the lone returning starter on Michigan's offensive line.

In early March, as the Michigan football team geared up for a spring season that would never happen, the biggest question it faced was who would start at quarterback. But while that battle was destined to dominate spring ball discussion, the question of the Wolverines’ offensive line came a close second.

Thursday, May 14, 2020 - 5:29pm
Josh Gattis has watched more film this off-season than ever before.

Josh Gattis has re-watched every play of the 2019 an estimated 50 times.

Thursday, April 16, 2020 - 8:16pm
Maddy Steere is taking another year off from the Michigan water polo team to prepare for the Olympics.

In Dubai, a short layover turned into a nightmare, amid news that the Coronavirus situation in Italy was rapidly worsening. Throughout an uncertain night at the airport hotel, team officials discussed going straight to Hungary, before awaking players to news that they were returning home immediately.
A month later, the Olympics were postponed, thousands of dreams placed on a year-long hold.

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 9:45pm
Quinten Johnson will have a chance to compete at VIPER next year.

Quinten Johnson knew he didn’t go to Michigan to star as a freshman. Recruited as a multi-dimensional four-star defensive back in the Wolverines’ 2019 class, he knew he wouldn’t immediately usurp their crop of established starters.

What he didn’t know is that he would spend his entire freshman season watching from afar, sidelined by a groin injury that required season-ending surgery.

Sunday, March 29, 2020 - 10:21pm
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But without a spring season to separate the two, all we have is the tape, consisting of 35 pass attempts and 23 rush attempts for McCaffrey, and 11 pass attempts and 12 rush attempts for Milton.
The Daily went back and analyzed each player’s play in 2019, focusing on McCaffrey in this piece.

Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 4:48pm
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According to multiple reports Thursday afternoon, Michigan is hiring former Penn State defensive coordinator Bob Shoop to its defensive coaching staff.

Sunday, January 5, 2020 - 5:33pm
Junior receiver Nico Collins will return to Michigan for his senior season.

One day after Donovan Peoples-Jones declared for the NFL draft, junior receiver Nico Collins announced he will return to Michigan for his senior season.

Collins arrived in Ann Arbor as the third-highest ranked wide receiver commit in the Wolverines’ star-studded 2017 recruiting class, but quickly established himself as one of their key offensive weapons. After catching just three passes as a freshman, Collins broke out as a sophomore, recording 38 catches for 632 yards.

Saturday, January 4, 2020 - 4:44pm
Junior receiver Donovan Peoples-Jones declared for the NFL Draft on Saturday.

On Saturday afternoon, junior receiver Donovan Peoples-Jones declared for the NFL Draft, electing to forgo his final season of eligibility.

It’s the second blow in as many days for Michigan’s offense, after junior center Cesar Ruiz declared for the draft on Friday. Peoples-Jones’ departure leaves the Wolverines without one of their top offensive weapons heading into 2020. Junior receiver Nico Collins has yet to make a decision.

Wednesday, January 1, 2020 - 6:54pm
Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh failed to reach 10 wins this season.

“I think that there was a lot of value for our program and our team to be able to come and get a reward, first of all, for having a successful season,” Saban said. “I know most people would think that 10-2 was a good season. That's not necessarily our standard.”

For Harbaugh and the Wolverines, it is. In a good year.

Monday, December 30, 2019 - 7:10pm
Michigan's defense is familiar with Alabama's offense.

Both Gattis and co-offensive coordinator Mike Locksley left Alabama in the offseason, leaving the offense in the hands of former Atlanta Falcons’ offense coordinator Steve Sarkisian, who has brought some NFL influences with him. The personnel is different too, even if quarterback Mac Jones doesn’t have the same dynamic playmaking ability that Gattis became familiar with under the injured Tua Tagovailoa.