Waiting for the opening Saturday of college football is agonizing. All we want is 13 weeks of Brent Musberger "pardner" one-liners, the buzz of Michigan Stadium in late November, and jokes about the Bowl Championship Series. Fear not, bleary-eyed traveler. This is a continuing series intended to get through the long, hot summer and back to the glory of football season.
Michigan has a former president as a football alumnus. He is 38th President of the United States Gerald R. Ford.
Ford played on two national championship teams in 1932 and 1933, in two different positions. Michigan was undefeated in both those years.
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