Lloyd Carr's Michigan teams had some incredible talent at nose tackle season after season. Rob Renes's senior year in 1999 was extraordinarily successful, with All American honors, Big Ten first team, and Lombardi Award semifinalist. In Michigan's record books, he's one of just four football lettermen to get picked First Team All American for both athletics and academics. Smarts and ferocity on the football field? That's the Michigan Difference.
There Are Rob Renes Days to Michigan Football
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.