Michigan's Hoke suspends two players for Alabama game - WDAM - TV 7 - News, Weather and Sports

Latest Scores, Headlines and Analysis

Michigan suspends two players for Bama game

Posted: Updated:
  • AlabamaMore>>

  • Sims starts, No. 2 Alabama beats WVU, 33-23

    Sims starts, No. 2 Alabama beats WVU, 33-23

    Saturday, August 30 2014 9:40 PM EDT2014-08-31 01:40:52 GMT
    Blake Sims was good enough to finish his first start at quarterback for Alabama, getting plenty of help from Amari Cooper, T.J. Yeldon and Derrick Henry, and the second-ranked Crimson Tide held off West Virginia...More >>
    Blake Sims took a seat on the bench next to Jake Coker after leading Alabama to a score and the two chatted for a few minutes before it was time for the offense to go back on the field.More >>
  • Strong second half lifts No.2 Crimson Tide over West Virginia

    Strong second half lifts No.2 Crimson Tide over West Virginia

    Saturday, August 30 2014 8:44 PM EDT2014-08-31 00:44:16 GMT
    The University of Alabama was heavily favored in their season-opener against West Virginia in Atlanta.The Mountaineers put up a tougher fight than expected but it was the No. 2 Crimson Tide who prevailedMore >>
    The University of Alabama was heavily favored in their season-opener against West Virginia in Atlanta.The Mountaineers put up a tougher fight than expected but it was the No. 2 Crimson Tide who prevailedMore >>
  • No. 2 Alabama Rolls past West Virginia 33-23

    No. 2 Alabama Rolls past West Virginia 33-23

    Saturday, August 30 2014 7:38 PM EDT2014-08-30 23:38:00 GMT
    (Source: WSFA 12 News)(Source: WSFA 12 News)
    It might have been ugly, but the Alabama Crimson Tide walked off the field victorious at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. The Crimson Tide defeated the West Virginia Mountaineers by a score of 33-23. The twoMore >>
    It might have been ugly, but the Alabama Crimson Tide walked off the field victorious at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. The Crimson Tide defeated the West Virginia Mountaineers by a score of 33-23.More >>

(RNN) Michigan football coach Brady Hoke has announced that starting tailback Fitz Toussaint and defensive end Frank Clark will not play in Saturday's game against Alabama.

Toussaint, who gained a little more than 1,000 yards for the Wolverines last year, and Clark were arrested in separate incidents during the offseason. Though both had been practicing with the team, their status for the season opener against the defending national champs had not been finalized until Friday's announcement.

Toussaint was arrested and charged with DUI on July 23. Clark, a reserve who was expected to compete for a starting job, was charged with stealing a laptop computer from a residence.

The Crimson Tide and Wolverines kick off Saturday at 8 p.m. Eastern time in the Cowboys Classic in Arlington, TX at Dallas Cowboys Stadium.

Copyright 2012 Raycom News Network. All rights reserved.