Parachute Drop Highlights Michigan-Michigan State Events

Michigan went all out for its season opener against UConn when it came to pregame festivities. There was a rededication ceremony, two flyovers, Brock Mealer leading the team out of the tunnel, fireworks and more. It was quite the spectacle, to say the least.

There won't be quite as many festivities for Saturday's game between the Wolverines and Spartans, but there's a pretty solid list of events going on before and during the game, including a parachute drop, which should be pretty cool.

Special Events
• Parachute Drop into the stadium by the 101st Airborne "Screaming Eagles" from Fort Campbell, Ky.
• Maize Out
• Michigan Football Letterwinner Tunnel

Presentations
• Honorary Captain Phil Brabbs
• 1955 Football Team Reunion
• 2005 NCAA Champion Michigan Softball 5-year reunion
• Michigan Rowers World Champions

I thought there was going to be a flyover as well, but perhaps not since it's not listed. I guess we will just have to wait and find out on Saturday.

Trending Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join SB Nation Detroit

You must be a member of SB Nation Detroit to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Detroit. You should read them.

Join SB Nation Detroit

You must be a member of SB Nation Detroit to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Detroit. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.