- Denard is a Davey O'Brien Semi Finalist with a bunch of other QB's.
- Burkhead has a knee issue and could miss Saturday's game.
- Brendan Gibbons was named Big 10 Special Teams Player of the Week
- Mac Brown is not in love with the Longhorn Network. Takes too much of his time and shows too much practice footage.
- Ward telling Coach Hoke that he was coming to Michigan: "I communicated with [Michigan Director of Player Personnel Chris] Singletary the night before that I wanted to commit," Ward said. Right before Coach Hoke was about to start getting ready for the game, Coach Singletary brought me to a room with Coach Hoke and [recruiting coordinator Jeff] Hecklinski.
"I had a little small talk at first, then I said, 'Let me get to the point, I want to let you know you have my commitment to be a part of your program.' He went crazy and jumped up and gave me the hugest hug ever."
- Hoke said at his press conference yesterday that Raymon Taylor should be ready to play Saturday against Nebraska.