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Jim Harbaugh: 'Very emotional' to meet the pope

Jim Harbaugh: ‘Very emotional’ to meet the pope"It felt like this is what it would be like to meet Jesus Christ," Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh said about meeting Pope Francis.
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  • 2 hours, 28 minutes ago
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Sarah Harbaugh describes 'amazing' meeting with pope

Sarah Harbaugh describes ‘amazing’ meeting with popeIt was "a beautiful moment," Sarah Harbaugh said. "He looked right into my eyes and said, 'Pray for me and don't forget. Don't forget.'"
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  • 2 hours, 13 minutes ago
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The Michigan football team and Pope Francis

The Michigan football team and Pope FrancisPope Francis makes his way through the crowd.
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  • 48 minutes ago
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Jim Harbaugh arrives at St. Peter's Square

Jim Harbaugh arrives at St. Peter’s SquareMichigan coach Jim Harbaugh arrives at St. Peter's Square to meet Pope Francis.
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  • 50 minutes ago
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UM team files into St. Peter's Square

UM team files into St. Peter’s SquareMembers of the Michigan football team file into St. Peter's Square.
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  • 51 minutes ago
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Jim Harbaugh and Pope Francis

Jim Harbaugh and Pope FrancisMichigan coach Jim Harbaugh meets Pope Francis and hands him a Michigan helmet and Jordan shoes.
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  • 52 minutes ago
College

'Exciting time': LCA to host UM, MSU hoops doubleheader

Exciting time’: LCA to host UM, MSU hoops doubleheaderMichigan and Detroit Mercy will play the first game, and Michigan State and Oakland the second game on Dec. 16.
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  • 18 hours, 8 minutes ago
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Jim Harbaugh takes shot at paintball in Rome

Jim Harbaugh takes shot at paintball in RomeMichigan coach Jim Harbaugh shows off trigger finger in robust game of paintball.
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  • 6 hours, 51 minutes ago
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Sights, sounds from Michigan's third day in Italy

Sights, sounds from Michigan’s third day in ItalyHere are some of the sights and sounds from the third day of the Michigan football team's trip to Italy.
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  • 6 hours, 42 minutes ago
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Rashan Gary’s team king of paintball: ‘We came to compete’

Rashan Gary’s team king of paintball: ‘We came to compete’Wolverines spent Day 3 of their Roman adventure playing speedball before heading to Lake Albano.
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  • 7 hours, 22 minutes ago
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Michigan football team hits the beach on Day 3 in Italy

Michigan football team hits the beach on Day 3 in ItalyMichigan football team hits the beach on Day 3 in Italy
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  • 22 hours, 53 minutes ago
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Postcard from Italy: Go ahead, make my day

Postcard from Italy: Go ahead, make my dayNot sure what I wouldn’t do for The Detroit News. Stepping perilously onto a speedball playing field with paintballs flying while ultra-competitive football players are trying to annihilate each other? Check.
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  • 19 hours, 10 minutes ago
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Grant Newsome's essay: 'I feel that I could truly show God how appreciative I am'

Grant Newsome’s essay: ‘I feel that I could truly show God how appreciative I am’Sophomore offensive lineman, who suffered a career-threatening leg injury, shares in an essay why he would like to meet Pope Francis
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  • 7 hours, 19 minutes ago
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Nathan Schoenle's essay: 'I've been blessed with so many amazing opportunities'

Nathan Schoenle’s essay: ‘I’ve been blessed with so many amazing opportunities’Freshman wide receiver shares in an essay why he'd like to meet Pope Francis.
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  • 7 hours, 33 minutes ago
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Salim Makki's essay: 'A true hero defends and helps the hopeless'

Salim Makki’s essay: ‘A true hero defends and helps the hopeless’The junior defensive tackle, who is a practicing Muslim, shares in an essay why he would like to meet Pope Francis.
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  • 7 hours, 18 minutes ago
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Harbaugh, Michigan conquer Rome in a day

Harbaugh, Michigan conquer Rome in a dayCoin toss brings with it a wish of a national championship.
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  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
College

Lions game adds 'curveball' for college hoops twin bill

Lions game adds ‘curveball’ for college hoops twin billMSU, UM, UDM and Oakland have been working for more than a year on securing a date to play a doubleheader downtown.
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  • 18 hours, 6 minutes ago
Big Ten

Detroit could work way into hosting Big Ten hoops tourney

Detroit could work way into hosting Big Ten hoops tourneyIn the 20-year history of the Big Ten men's basketball tournament, three cities have played host – Indianapolis, Chicago and Washington.
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  • 20 hours, 33 minutes ago
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UM's Grant Newsome on severity of horrific leg injury

UM’s Grant Newsome on severity of horrific leg injuryNewsome talks about his right leg injury he suffered this past season. The left tackle said he was "minutes" from losing his leg.
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  • 23 hours, 47 minutes ago
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The first Big House: Michigan players impressed by Colosseum

The first Big House: Michigan players impressed by ColosseumThe Michigan football team watched the movie “Gladiator” on Sunday, their first night in Rome, which got them prepared for what they were going to see the next day.
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  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
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Report: Ex-UM star Peppers had diluted urine sample

Report: Ex-UM star Peppers had diluted urine sampleThe diluted sample is treated like a positive test and Peppers will enter Stage 1 of the NFL’s Substance Abuse Program.
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  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
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New hockey coach Pearson on UM return: 'I love it here'

New hockey coach Pearson on UM return: ‘I love it here’Mel Pearson, 58, was an assistant under retired coach Red Berenson for 23 years
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  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
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Sights, sounds from Michigan's second day in Italy

Sights, sounds from Michigan’s second day in ItalyHere are some of the sights and sounds from the second day of the Michigan football team's trip to Italy.
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  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
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Harbaugh meets Pope Francis on Day 4 of Italy trip

Harbaugh meets Pope Francis on Day 4 of Italy tripHarbaugh meets Pope Francis on Day 4 of Italy trip
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  • 1 minute ago
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UM's Newsome on being in Papal audience

UM’s Newsome on being in Papal audienceMichigan offensive lineman Grant Newsome on being in the Papal audience.
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  • 22 minutes ago
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Cesar Ruiz, Maurice Hurst enjoy Lake Albano

Cesar Ruiz, Maurice Hurst enjoy Lake AlbanoCesar Ruiz gets a kayak assist from Maurive Hurst while the team enjoys Ninfe Beach on Lake Albano.
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  • 6 hours, 47 minutes ago
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Pep Hamilton and Rashan Gary

Pep Hamilton and Rashan GaryPep Hamilton and Rashan Gary revel in their paintball championship.
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  • 6 hours, 49 minutes ago
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