2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
6th in Big Ten - East
Harbaugh says there was no disconnect among Michigan staff, players in 2020 (1:20)
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3dAdam Rittenberg

Harbaugh: Staff overhaul not due to 'disconnect'

Jim Harbaugh, coming off his first losing season (2-4) as head coach at Michigan, said he shook up his coaching staff because he was looking for "great coaches" and that there wasn't a disconnect in 2020.

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3dAdam Rittenberg

UM-NW game to honor Big Ten's 1st Black player

Michigan and Northwestern will begin playing for the George Jewett Trophy, a new rivalry trophy that honors the first Black player in Big Ten history, who competed for both teams in the 1890s.

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10dAdam Rittenberg

Michigan gives AD Manuel new 5-year deal

Michigan's board of regents approved a new five-year contract for AD Warde Manuel on Thursday, as Manuel's original contract was set to expire next month.

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23dHarry Lyles

Big Ten rivalries return to traditional spot in '21

The Big Ten Conference released its revised football schedule for the 2021 season, and it will return its traditional rivalry games -- including Ohio State-Michigan -- to the final week of the regular season.

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40dAdam Rittenberg

Michigan turns to Cowboys' Linguist as co-DC

As part of a staff overhaul on defense, Michigan has hired Cowboys defensive backs coach Maurice Linguist to be the Wolverines' co-defensive coordinator.


The CFB Pod: Negandhi is joined by Andrea Adelson, Heather Dinich, Adam Rittenberg and Ivan Maisel to put a bow on the 2020 college football season

Kevin Negandhi is joined by Andrea Adelson, Heather Dinich, Adam Rittenberg and Ivan Maisel to put a bow on the 2020 college football season. They discuss the historical context of a season played during a pandemic, what was different about this year’s Alabama team, why the Big Ten would like to forget this season, if the College Football Playoff ever seriously flirted with the idea of expansion, Sarah Fuller making history, underdog stories, Dabo Swinney’s heel turn, concerns about the current structure of the sport, predictions and hopes for college football for 2021, and Urban Meyer taking the Jacksonville Jaguars job.

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42dTom VanHaaren

Michigan turns to Ravens' Macdonald as new DC

New Michigan defensive coordinator Mike Macdonald had been working under coach Jim Harbaugh's brother, John, with the Ravens, so there is some familiarity as he returns to college coaching.

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Team Stats

Passing Yards250.344th
Rushing Yards131.595th
Points For28.373rd
Points Against34.533rd