Western Michigan Rumors & News

  • After leaving Irish for WMU, Anthony Rabasa leaves Broncos too

    College Football Talk "As it turns out, Anthony Rabasa‘s stay in Kalamazoo was an extremely brief one. Rabasa had transferred into the Western Michigan football program July 30, P.J. Fleck announced at the time. Less than four weeks later, Fleck confirmed that Rabasa has decided to leave the Broncos and head back to..." August 28

  • Western Michigan football QB Cam Thomas to transfer to Grand Valley State

    Michigan Live "Western Michigan football quarterback Cam Thomas is transferring to Grand Valley State University, Broncos coach P.J. Fleck confirmed Tuesday evening. Thomas, a 6-foot-3, 190-pound redshirt sophomore out of New Hudson, posted a photo of a GVSU football helmet on his Instagram account Tuesday..." August 19

  • Taking a Chance: three-star WMU QB signee heads to D-II

    College Football Talk "In 2014, Chance Stewart was thought to be the next big thing at the quarterback position for Western Michigan. In 2015, Stewart will ply his football wares a couple of rungs down the collegiate football ladder. On its official Twitter page a few days ago, Hillsdale College in Michigan..." July 27

  • P.J. Fleck signs six-year extension at Western Michigan, is now the MAC’s highest-paid coach

    College Football Talk "Just a year after posting a 1-11 debut, P.J. Fleck is set to become the highest-paid coach in the Mid-American Conference. The Broncos announced a six-year contract extension, keeping Fleck signed through the 2020 season, worth $800,000 annually, plus incentives. The new contract will make..." December 19

  • Judge rules against NCAA in revolutionary O'Bannon case

    ESPN "In a landmark decision, a federal judge ruled Friday that the NCAA is in violation of the nation's antitrust laws by restricting the compensation that major college football and men's basketball student-athletes can receive for use of their names, images and likenesses. U.S. District Court..." August 09

  • 2012 MAC Freshman of the Year transferring to Bethune-Cookman

    College Football Talk "According to Bruce Feldman, Jaime Wilson — who announced he’d transfer from Western Michigan back in February — is heading to FCS-level Bethune-Cookman to be closer to his 5-year-old daughter. Wilson earned MAC Freshman of the Year honors in 2012, reeling in 67 catches for 792 yards and six..." April 28

  • WMU football program to hire former Michigan star Mike Hart as running backs coach

    Michigan Live "Former University of Michigan star running back and Eastern Michigan assistant coach Mike Hart will be joining the Western Michigan University football program as an assistant coach, according to school officials. Hart will replace Charles Huff, who left last week to join James Franklin's staff..." January 21