01. November 2014 · Comments Off on Horace Prettyman Breaks Hearts | TWIMFbH (1879-1883) · Categories: 2014

This week we go waaaay back, to November 1, 1879, better known to savvy Michigan historians as Game #2.  This was the first game played in the state of Michigan (Detroit) and the first international match-up as our friends from the University of Toronto crossed the border to face your beloved infantile Wolverines.  After that game, we get into the first game on Ann Arbor soil played in 1883.  A gent named Horace Prettyman..

HORACE

..shined in the morning match against a team from the Detroit:

 

 

You can catch all of the This Week in Michigan Football History clips here…And don’t forget to catch it live Saturday on the KeyBank Countdown to kick-off on WTKA 1050AM starting at 11:30am.

 

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