The Greatest Play I’ve Ever Heard – Audio

September 11, 2009 Listen to this weeks piece on “The Greatest Play I’ve Ever Heard” Press play to listen Copyright © 2009, Michigan Radio

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The Greatest Play I’ve Ever Heard

September 25, 2009 Let’s be honest: the Michigan-Indiana rivalry is no rivalry at all.  Of the 59 games they’ve played, Michigan has won fully 50 of them, including all but one since 1967.    But 30 years ago, this game produced one of the most memorable plays in Michigan history.    The Wolverines entered the […]

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Going Mad over Mascots

September 18, 2009 Dear Loyal Readers, I hope you enjoy this week’s commentary. It’s in text form only, however, so you listeners need to be readers for a week.   Hope that’s not too great an inconvenience.  In the meantime, we have crossed the 27,000 line for subscribers. Thanks for your continued support! And have a good weekend, no […]

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Saying Good Bye To An Old Friend

September 11, 2009 Press play to listen If you grew up in Michigan in the seventies, as I did, Bob Seger sang the soundtrack to your summers, and Ernie Harwell provided the voice over.    When I think about our family trips up north, they’re always accompanied by Harwell’s comfortable cadences filling the car.  He […]

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What’s Going On

September 4, 2009 Press Play to listen Last Sunday, the Detroit Free Press ran a front-page story on the Michigan football team that created a national stir.  The newspaper said Michigan football players exceed the NCAA rules on the amount of time student-athletes can work at their sport.  It prompted Michigan to launch an internal […]

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The Criminal, Not the Court, Calls the Tune

August 28, 2009 Press play to listen Last week I wrote about the case of Kimberly Knight.  She’s the treasurer who pleaded guilty to embezzling almost a million dollars from the Ann Arbor Amateur Hockey Association.  Knight effectively wiped out the organization’s savings – including its scholarship fund, its down payment for a new rink, […]

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