Friday, January 28, 2011

Up, Up, and Away

The Michigan Wolverines announced today that they will host the Air Force Academy Falcons in their home opener @ Michigan Stadium on September 8th, 2012.

Michigan adds the Falcons to an already loaded schedule in 2012.

The Wolverines, besides the 8 conference games and possible Big Ten Championship Game, will start the season in Cowboys Stadium against Alabama, and will play @ Notre Dame.

Michigan still has 1 open date to fill in 2012, on September 15th.
Sept. 1vs. Alabama (Arlington, Texas)
Sept. 8 Air Force
Sept. 22at Notre Dame
Oct. 6at Purdue
Oct. 13Illinois
Oct. 20Michigan State
Oct. 27at Nebraska
Nov. 3at Minnesota
Nov. 10Northwestern
Nov. 17Iowa
Nov. 24at Ohio State

The Wolverines haven't played the Air Force since 1964, defeating the Falcons, 24-7, at Michigan Stadium.

The Wolverines were led by Head Coach Bump Elliot, they finished the season 9-1, won the Big ten Championship, and defeated Oregon State, 34-7, in the 1965 Rose Bowl.

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