No Michigan fan wants to admit that a 3-9 season was actually a thing in 2008. The last time the Wolverines had a losing season was 1967, two years before Bo Schembechler came to Ann Arbor. It speaks to the enormous pedigree of winning the program possesses that it took 41 years before a truly awful football season was seen again. Incredibly, the 1967 team had Jim Mandich on their roster, one of the best tight ends Michigan has ever had. As we all know, however, the program itself had nowhere to go but up, and is arguably the most consistently successful one in college football.