Michigan brings in prime rusher Hart as RB coach
Michigan is hiring Mike Hart, the Wolverines’ all-time main rusher, as operating backs coach, the varsity introduced Wednesday.Hart set Michigan information for speeding yards (5,040 yards) and carries (1,015) and scored 41 speeding touchdowns as a four-year starter. He gained Huge Ten Freshman of the 12 months honors in 2004 and was a three-time first-team All-Huge Ten choice. He additionally twice was a finalist for the Doak Walker Award and completed fifth within the Heisman Trophy voting in 2006. Hart set a group document with 28 video games with 100 or extra speeding yards.”Michigan has at all times held a particular place in my coronary heart,” Hart mentioned in a press release. “It’s a place that at all times believed in me and a spot that I’ve at all times believed in. I’m excited to affix Jim Harbaugh and the Michigan employees, and may’t wait to get to work with a gifted operating again group.”1 RelatedHart, 34, spent the previous 4 years teaching operating backs at Indiana.A sixth-round choose of the Indianapolis Colts in 2008, Hart performed three NFL seasons earlier than coming into teaching at Japanese Michigan. He later coached operating backs at Western Michigan and Syracuse earlier than becoming a member of Indiana’s employees in 2017. The Hoosiers promoted Hart to affiliate head coach in 2020.Michigan final week introduced a brand new four-year contract for Harbaugh, who’s 49-22 in six seasons however went 2-Four in 2020.