Sugar Bowl 2012

2012 Sugar Bowl, Michigan Vs. Virginia Tech: Wolverines Overcome Hokies Comeback, Win In Overtime


The Michigan Wolverines overcame a fourth-quarter comeback from the Virginia Tech Hokies for a 23-20 overtime win in the 2012 Allstate Sugar Bowl at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans,...

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Sugar Bowl Still Working On Its Big Ten-ACC Roots

The Sugar Bowl just haaaad to have a team from the South despite not being able to take Alabama, Arkansas or Clemson, and, yep:↵↵@jonsol Sugar Bowl attendance of 64,512 is its 3rd lowest in...

Sugar Bowl 2012: Did Michigan Kicker Get Away With A False Start On Game-Winner?


Given all the twists and calls overturned during Michigan's overtime win in the Sugar Bowl, it's only fitting for the final play of the game to be surrounded in controversy -- albeit by outside...

Michigan Vs. Virginia Tech Recap, Sugar Bowl 2012: Good Bad Game Or Bad Good Game?

The stats that mattered in Michigan's 23-20 overtime win over Virginia Tech in last night's Allstate Sugar Bowl, from fake punts that failed, to fake field goals that failed (and still worked), to...

Michigan Vs. Virginia Tech Final Score, Sugar Bowl 2012: Wolverines Take Thriller


For the fifth time in school history, the Michigan Wolverines have won 11 games in a season. Brendan Gibbons was good on his third of three field goal attempts of the 2012 Sugar Bowl, making it...

ANIMATED: Danny Coale Touchdown Catch Called Back In Sugar Bowl Overtime


Hey, was this a catch or not? Some people have opinions about whether this was a catch or not, so maybe you do too. Virginia Tech Hokies wide receiver Danny Coale, who's been terrific when not...

Virginia Tech Vs. Michigan, Overtime Update: Sugar Bowl To Extra Frames


Did the Virginia Tech Hokies deserve to be in the 2012 Sugar Bowl over the Boise St. Broncos or Kansas St. Wildcats? At least as much as the Michigan Wolverines did, apparently, with the score...

Virginia Tech Vs. Michigan Updates: Logan Thomas Equalizes Sugar Bowl


Hey, guess what! The Virginia Tech Hokies just drove deep into Michigan Wolverines territory, the fifth time they've done so in the 2012 Sugar Bowl. This time, a third-down pass interference call...

Sugar Bowl 2012 Score Update: Denard Robinson Touchdown To Junior Hemingway Puts Michigan Up 17-6


The Michigan Wolverines offense is still struggling to move the football in the second half and avoided disaster on their last drive. Denard Robinson dropped back to pass and was nearly picked off....

VIDEO: Michigan Fake Field Goal Pass Lands In Long Snapper's Hands


The 2012 Sugar Bowl has gone completely sideways, with the Michigan Wolverines suddenly leading, 10-6, after trailing for almost the entire half. After a 45-yard Denard Robinson touchdown chuck to J...

VIDEO: Denard Robinson Touchdown Pass Puts Michigan Up 7-6


The Michigan Wolverines continued to trail the Virginia Tech Hokes 6-0 in the 2012 Sugar Bowl. After getting the ball back after stopping the Hokies on a 4th-and-1 in the redzone, the Michigan...

2012 Sugar Bowl Updates: Michigan Defense Standing Up When It Needs To


The second quarter of the 2012 Sugar Bowl began looking just like the first: Denard Robinson skipped and spewed passes all over the place, the Michigan Wolverines punted, the Virginia Tech Hokies...

Michigan Vs. Virginia Tech Update: Justin Myer, The Best Kicker In The World


The bane of the 2010 Michigan Wolverines: not getting off the field third-and-long. They improved from No. 95 in the country to No. 32 this year under new coordinator Greg Mattison, but nothing...

VIDEO: Denard Robinson Picked Off With Ease In Sugar Bowl


After a bizarre play by Virginia Tech that pushed them from first and goal to kicking a long field goal, the Michigan Wolverines started their next drive of the 2012 Sugar Bowl with David Molk back...

Virginia Tech Vs. Michigan Score: David Wilson Backtracks, Hokies Settle


Taking over after a Michigan Wolverines punt, the Virginia Tech Hokies raced into enemy territory thanks to a distribute-y drive by Logan Thomas (along with a patented Thomas forward-falling first...

Sugar Bowl 2012 Update: Michigan's David Molk Injured In Pre-Game


The 2012 Sugar Bowl between the Michigan Wolverines and the Virginia Tech Hokies is under way, but the Wolverines were a bit handicapped on offense before the game even started. Michigan starting...

Sugar Bowl History: The Southern Game's Best, Worst And More

The 2012 Sugar Bowl went out of its way to hang on to its southern roots, selecting Virginia Tech over higher-ranked Kansas State and Boise State. Here's a look back at those roots and the recent...

Michigan Vs. Virginia Tech, Sugar Bowl 2012: High Ceilings, Low Floors

A preview of tonight's Allstate Sugar Bowl between Michigan and Virginia Tech, two offenses capable of explosions and implosions, and two defenses capable of both stifling and enabling.

Virginia Tech Player Calls For Fewer Bowl Game Gifts


The college bowl system is outdated and corrupt. You realize this, and I realize this, but nothing's going to change until old people also realize this. Old people like bowl games. You know what...

Michigan takes on Virginia Tech in 2012 Sugar Bowl


There's plenty of argument to be made that the Michigan Wolverines and Virginia Tech Hokies did not deserve an invitation to the 2012 Sugar Bowl over a number of teams with better rankings, but...

Sugar Bowl 2012, Michigan Vs. Virginia Tech: The Other Controversial BCS Game


The Michigan Wolverines and Virginia Tech Hokies will meet in a BCS bowl game that's known as the other controversial bowl game. The most controversial game is of course the re-match between LSU...

Sugar Bowl 2012: Michigan Favored By Field Goal Over Virginia Tech


The Michigan Wolverines opened as just one-point favorites over the Virginia Tech Hokies when the pairing was announced for the 2012 Sugar Bowl . Since then, the Hokies have lost not one, but two...

Sugar Bowl 2012: Virginia Tech Down Yet Another Kicker

Following Cody Journell's arrest, Virginia Tech kicker Tyler Weiss will also miss the Sugar Bowl.

Sugar Bowl 2012: Michigan OC Al Borges Familiar With Virginia Tech Defense


The 2012 Sugar Bowl will be the first-ever meeting between the Michigan Wolverines and Virginia Tech Hokies. It will not, however, be the first time that Michigan offensive coordinator Al Borges...

Sugar Bowl 2012: Cody Journell Arrest Means Makeshift Virginia Tech Kicking Game

Virginia Tech Hokies kicker Cody Journell was arrested Wednesday night, and has been suspended from the team's Sugar Bowl appearance against the Michigan Wolverines, says athletic director Jim...

Sugar Bowl 2012: Denard Robinson To Petition NFL Draft Advisory Board


Michigan Wolverines junior quarterback Denard Robinson will petition the NFL's Draft Advisory Board for feedback on where he would be selected if he entered the 2012 NFL Draft,  Mark Snyder of the D...

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