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Fireworks at Michigan Football Games? Not So Fast Says Regents

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Fireworks exploded Thursday among the University of Michigan’s Board of Regents, who shot down a proposal to bring fireworks to two home football games this season.

Close-proximity fireworks were under consideration for when the Wolverines take on Miami University during a late afternoon game on Sept. 13 and Penn State University during a night game on Oct. 11.

But several regents expressed concern about issues such as safety, tradition and excess in the Big House, which is the biggest collegiate stadium in the nation, seating more than 100,000.

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Michigan Regents message to Athletic Director Dave Brandon:

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Champions of the West turned 2 today!  #Year3

Champions of the West turned 2 today!  #Year3

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In the spirit of the World Cup, here’s a Michigan Man kicking it with Pelé.
(Photo: Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library)

michiganathletics:

In the spirit of the World Cup, here’s a Michigan Man kicking it with Pelé.

(Photo: Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library)

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