Blake Corum’s Unforgettable Legacy at Michigan: A Journey of Resilience and Excellence

Blake Corum is pictured here bloodied and battered after leading Michigan to a pivotal victory at Penn State.

The upcoming games in the Big Ten Championship and potentially the College Football Playoff and National Championship are more than just games for Corum; they are the final chapters of a storied college career. These moments will determine where he stands in the pantheon of Michigan football legends. As he steps onto the field, Corum isn’t just playing for victory; he’s solidifying his legacy as potentially one of the greatest Michigan football players of all time.

Big House Bleachers: Michigan Three-peats Against the Buckeyes, Looking Ahead to the Big Ten Championship

Rod Moore comes up with the game winning interception against Ohio State.

In the latest episode of the “Big House Bleachers” podcast, co-hosts Michael Smeltzer and Matt Hartwell celebrate Michigan’s recent 30-24 victory over Ohio State. They explore rumors questioning Ohio State’s toughness, humorously ranking them low on a toughness scale. The hosts then present their “This Guy Right Here” player of the game awards and inaugurate the first class into their “Game Hall of Fame,” honoring five standout Michigan players from recent games against Ohio State.

The Road Ahead for Michigan Football Without Zak Zinter

Zak Zinter was injured in the second half of the 2023 Michigan vs Ohio St game. Photo: Scott W. Grau, Icon Sportswire

The absence of Zinter, an All-American talent, leaves a gaping void. But Michigan’s depth in the offensive line is a silver lining. The swift adjustment during the Ohio State game, with Barnhart and Jones stepping up, suggests resilience and adaptability – key traits for a team eyeing the national title.

Big House Bleachers: Michigan Squeaks by Maryland, Chris Partridge is Fired, and Preparation for “The Game”

Derrick Moore scoops and scores for a big Michigan defensive touchdown against Maryland.

The latest episode of the “Big House Bleachers” podcast, co-hosted by Michael Smeltzer and Matt Hartwell, delves into Michigan’s recent win against Maryland, moving the team to an 11-0 record this college football season. They discuss the game where Michigan narrowly defeated Maryland 31-24, dissecting the performance of quarterback J.J. McCarthy, who, despite being banged up, contributed significantly to the victory alongside Michigan’s strong defense and running back Blake Corum.

Michigan Point Guard Dug McDaniel Appears Ready for the Big Stage

Dug McDaniel dropped a career high 26 points at Madison Square Garden against St. John's.

With Dug McDaniel leading the charge, the Michigan Wolverines, who had modest expectations at the season’s start, are now one of the nation’s hottest teams. It’s remarkable to witness McDaniel’s journey, especially considering the offseason scenario where North Carolina transfer Caleb Love was close to taking over the point guard role. Fortunately for McDaniel, Love was turned away due to Michigan’s stringent admissions process.

Big House Bleachers: Michigan Manhandles Penn St, “Sign-gate” Turns to a Circus, and Michigan Basketball Tips Off

Blake Corum ran for 145 yards and 2 touchdowns in Happy Valley.

In the latest episode of the “Big House Bleachers” podcast, hosts Michael Smeltzer and Matt Hartwell discuss a range of topics related to Michigan football and basketball. They kick off with a recap of Michigan’s significant 24-15 victory over Penn State, a win that kept them undefeated at 10-0 for the season, including their conference games. This victory keeps Michigan’s hopes for a Big Ten championship and a college football playoff berth alive.

Big House Bleachers: Victory, Records, and Scandal: Tackling Michigan’s Triumphs and Trials

Michigan starters look on from the sidelines as Michigan dominates Purdue.

In the latest episode of the “Big House Bleachers” podcast, hosts Michael Smeltzer and Matt Hartwell dive into the details of Michigan football’s latest happenings. They open with a recap of Michigan’s dominant 41-13 victory over Purdue, highlighting J.J. McCarthy’s season-high passing yards despite the absence of a passing touchdown. The hosts celebrate standout performances by distributing ‘This Guy Right Here’ honors and delve into a detailed ranking of Michigan’s four formidable edge rushers.

Where Do We Go From Here? Navigating the Storm as Michigan Fans

Michigan fans celebrating in the stands.

It’s been a turbulent two weeks for the Michigan football community. What began as whispers of NCAA’s suspicion of illegal sign stealing, involving the low-level staffer Connor Stallions, has since erupted into a full-blown media storm. Every day brings fresh speculations, allegations, and sound bites that cast a dark shadow over the Michigan football program.