According to Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh, Usher will be an honorary captain for the Wolverines next season.
Earlier today, Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh and R&B superstar Usher were chumming around the White House for First Lady Michelle Obama’s “Reach Higher” initiative. My fellow colleague and editor Dan Lyons blogged about it, writing:
What are the chances that we get Usher on the sideline or in the locker room for Michigan football at some point next season? They have to be pretty high.
Well, Dan might be clairvoyant, because check this out:
— Coach Harbaugh (@CoachJim4UM) January 6, 2017
I have no idea what an honorary captain is, or what the position entails—and since it’s Jim Harbaugh, who is semi-insane, I’m madly concerned for Usher’s well-being—but I personally can’t wait to find out. They must have really hit it off for Harbaugh to give him the title of honorary captain after just one hangout.