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1967 Michigan Wolverines football
ConferenceBig Ten Conference
1967 record4–6 (3–4 Big Ten)
Head coachBump Elliott (9th season)
MVPRon Johnson
CaptainJoe Dayton
Home stadiumMichigan Stadium
Seasons
← 1966
1968 →
1967 Big Ten football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#4/6 Indiana § 6 1 0     9 2 0
#NR/18 Minnesota § 6 1 0     8 2 0
#9/9 Purdue § 6 1 0     8 2 0
Ohio State 5 2 0     6 3 0
Illinois 3 4 0     4 6 0
Michigan 3 4 0     4 6 0
Michigan State 3 4 0     3 7 0
Northwestern 2 5 0     3 7 0
Iowa 0 6 1     1 8 1
Wisconsin 0 6 1     0 9 1
§ – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll / Coaches' Poll

The 1967 Michigan Wolverines football team represented the University of Michigan in the 1967 college football season The team's head coach was Bump Elliott. The Wolverines played their home games at Michigan Stadium.

ScheduleEdit

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 23, 1967* Duke Michigan StadiumAnn Arbor, MI W 10–7   79,492
September 30, 1967* at California California Memorial StadiumBerkeley, CA L 10–9   41,034
October 7, 1967* Navy Michigan Stadium • Ann Arbor, MI L 26–21   72,361
October 14, 1967 Michigan State Michigan Stadium • Ann Arbor, MI L 34–0   103,210
October 21, 1967† Indiana Michigan Stadium • Ann Arbor, MI L 27–20   65,759
October 28, 1967 at Minnesota Memorial StadiumMinneapolis, MN L 20–15   50,006
November 4, 1967 Northwestern Michigan Stadium • Ann Arbor, MI W 7–3   62,063
November 11, 1967 at Illinois Memorial StadiumChampaign, Il W 21–14   44,236
November 18, 1967 at Wisconsin Camp Randall StadiumMadison, WI W 27–14   44,721
November 25, 1967 Ohio State Michigan Stadium • Ann Arbor, MI L 24–14   64,144
*Non-Conference Game. Homecoming. #Rankings from AP / Coaches Polls released prior to game. All times are in Eastern Time.

Game notesEdit

NavyEdit


Statistical leadersEdit

RushingEdit

Player Attempts Net yards Yards per attemptTouchdowns
Ron Johnson2109824.76
Dennis Brown1373582.64
Garvie Craw291013.50

PassingEdit

Player AttemptsCompletions InterceptionsComp %YardsYds/CompTD
Dennis Brown15582752.992811.37
Dick Vidmer7633443.433710.20

ReceivingEdit

Player ReceptionsYards Yds/RecpTDLong
Jim Berline4857612.03
Jim Mandich252489.9021
Ron Johnson1117616.0121

Kickoff returnsEdit

Player ReturnsYards Yds/ReturnTDLong
Ron Johnson 2343318.8035
Frank Titas47117.8024

Punt returnsEdit

Player ReturnsYards Yds/ReturnTDLong
George Hoey1229124.3160
Jerry Hartman9637.0020
Tom Curtis5306.009

Awards and honorsEdit

Coaching staffEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. University of Michigan Football Record Book Pt. 1

External linksEdit

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