Competition, Brotherhood Drive Michigan's Backfield
Butt, Green Spark Football in Big Second Half
Rush of Green Turns RedHawks Blue at Big House
Devins, Two-Headed Running Attack Wipe Out Appalachian State
The Significance of Michigan's 100-Yard Rushers
Devin Gardner, Joe Bolden, Derrick Green, Jake Butt and Amarah Darboh comment on their 34-10 win over Miami (Ohio).
Highlights from Michigan's 52-14 win over Appalachian State in the 2014 season opener.
Running backs Derrick Green and De'Veon Smith are featured in day eight of the Countdown to Kickoff series.
CAREER GAME-BY-GAME STATISTICS
Attempts:22- Miami (OH), 2014
Yards: 170 - Appalachian State, 2014
TDs:2- Miami (OH), 2014
Long:62 - Appalachian State, 2014
At Michigan ... has appeared in 16 games, making fourstarts.
Sophomore (2014) ... has appeared in three games, making three starts ... one of two in Big Ten with two 100-yard rushing games against FBS opponents this season ... MIAMI (OH) (Sept. 13)... tallied 137 yards and two touchdowns on a career-best 22 carries...NOTRE DAME (Sept. 6)... carried 13 times for 28 yards ... APPALACHIAN STATE (Aug. 30) ... rushed for a career high 170 yards and one touchdown on 15 carries ... posted a career-long 62-yard run.
Freshman (2013) ... earned first varsity letter ... appeared in 13 games at running back, making one start ... totaled 83 carries for 270 yards and two touchdowns ... OHIO STATE (Nov. 30) ... carried the ball 12 times for 47 yards in his first career start ... NORTHWESTERN (Nov. 16) ... carried the ball a career-high 19 times for a career-best 79 yards ... MINNESOTA (Oct. 5) ... ran for 23 yards and a touchdown, the second of his career, on 10 carries ... CENTRAL MICHIGAN (Aug. 31) ... had 11 caries for 58 yards and one touchdown, with a long of 30 yards.
Prep... attended Hermitage High School (2013) coached by Patrick Kane ... Key Statistics ... amassed 1,350 yards and 21 touchdowns as a senior ... ran for 1,500 yards and 20 touchdowns as a junior ... Honors and Rankings ... finalist for the Gatorade Player of the Year award ... participated in and served as team captain in the Army All-America Game ... selected to the Virginia High School Coaches Association Group AAA all-state first team as a senior ... two-time Colonial District Player of the Year (2011-12) ... three-time All-District Team selection (2010-2012) ... two time first-team All-Central Region selection (2011-12) ... two-time All-Metro Team selection (2011-12)
Personal ... Derrick Shaqueill Green was born on February 21, 1994 ...enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts, major undeclared.
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