The news of Michigan returning to Nike as the official outfitter of the athletic program is something that has been met with rousing applause throughout the day.
Nike is a huge brand that signals a return to national prominence in terms of apparel. A place that this will certainly have a large impact on is the recruiting trail.
A number of 2016 Michigan commits Tweeted out their opinions of the switch earlier today:
Four-star running back Matt Falcon
Michigan to Nike— Matt Falcon (@mfalcon21) July 6, 2015
Four-star offensive tackle Erik Swenson
Nike please〽️〽️— Erik Swenson ✝ (@Eiek77) July 6, 2015
Four-star athlete Chris Evans
Nike will soon take over the World… #GoBlue— Chris Evans (@Kidnplay_abc123) July 6, 2015
Michigan is Nike ✔️〽️ Nike 〽 #GoBlue
Three-star quarterback Victor Viramontes
Two-star safety Josh Metellus
Two-star tight end Rashad Weaver
July 6, 2015
Michigan is Nike ✔️〽️— Victor viramontes (@Vicious_Vic10) July 6, 2015
Nike 〽 #GoBlue— Josh Metellus ✊ (@NoExcuses_23) July 6, 2015