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Tag: "Denard Robinson"

Iowa-Michigan football: Expect Robinson to play

[ 0 ] November 16, 2012

Don’t be surprised if injured Michigan quarterback Denard Robinson plays in Saturday’s 11 a.m. game against Iowa at Michigan Stadium. Mark Snyder of the Detroit Free Press reports that Wolverines coach Brady Hoke might consider playing his senior star, maybe at another position, for a play or two – just to get a well-deserved final […]

Captain Obvious: Where Michigan holds (all of the) advantages

[ 0 ] November 15, 2012

An Iowa football team that has already lost four games in a row – and this doesn’t even include what continues to be a head-scratching defeat at home against Central Michigan – faces its toughest assignment of the season. For the first time this season, the Hawkeyes play a ranked opponent when kicking off against […]

Iowa football: 10 players to watch during Big Ten play

[ 0 ] September 27, 2012

Not so breaking news: The Big Ten Conference isn’t great. Some contend it’s barely decent. “The narrative is we’ve underperformed, and I can’t argue with that,” commissioner Jim Delany told ESPN.com blogger Adam Rittenberg this week. “We haven’t won big games. The narrative is about right. When you have big brands, expectations are high. I […]

Big Ten Conference rundown: Michigan (with poll)

[ 0 ] August 10, 2012

  MICHIGAN Last year: 11-2, 6-2 in Big Ten Coach: Brady Hoke, 11-2 in first season Key loss: Nose tackle Mike Martin is among three defensive linemen who are gone from last season’s solid defense. That unit allowed opponents just 17.4 points a game in 2011, sixth nationally. Outlook: A lot will be known after […]

Big Ten Conference football: The ground game

[ 0 ] June 18, 2012

Another in a series of summer blogs designed to preview the Big Ten Conference. . . . This time, it’s the running backs. Nine of the top 10 rushers from last season return; it’d be 10-for-10 if Marcus Coker hadn’t transferred from Iowa. Last year’s Top 10 list included quarterbacks Denard Robinson of Michigan, Taylor […]

Hawks hold on to beat No. 13 Michigan, 24-16

[ 11 ] November 5, 2011

The outcome was uncertain until the very last play of the game.

Hawkeyes focus on Denard Robinson

[ 0 ] November 4, 2011

Michigan’s dual-threat quarterback may cause big problems for embattled Iowa defense

Harty: Can Iowa keep up with Michigan?

[ 1 ] November 4, 2011

Iowa has struggled with fast teams, and fast quarterbacks. Can they turn it around this time?

Game preview: No. 13 Michigan visits Kinnick on Saturday

[ 0 ] November 4, 2011

IOWA CITY, Ia. — Just when Iowa football fans thought things couldn’t get worse than losing at Minnesota again, 13th-ranked Michigan invades Kinnick Stadium for a game that could make or break the Hawkeyes’ season. A win, and there’s legitimate hope for the remainder of the season, which includes games against rateds Michigan State and […]

Peterson: How much damage will Denard Robinson cause Saturday?

[ 9 ] November 3, 2011

If average quarterbacks become super stars when playing against Iowa, then how will Michigan’s Denard Robinson fare on Saturday at Kinnick Stadium? Predicting Robinson Predicting the game ** And oh by the way. . . Are you a Hawkeye fan who takes great pleasure in seeing the Cyclones lose? If so, and you’d be willing […]