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Michigan Football: Video: Jim Harbaugh's "Aerial Assault" QB Camp Included Baseball Drills With Jay Cutler

Football and dodgeball were not the only two sports being played during Michigan's "Ann Arbor Aerial Assault" quarterback camp today. Campers also had their chance to flash the leather and hit the cut off man, in this case, Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler, of all people.'s Brendan F. Quinn was on hand for the event, and wrote about the non-traditional baseball drill.

">June 20, 2015

From the corner of the far endzone, a Jugs machine launched fly balls the length of the field. On the other end, uneasy high school students stared up into a gray Ann Arbor sky, shuffled around, and tried to settle under the ball.

The goal was to field the ball, crow hop, and sling a cutoff throw to, of all people, starting Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler.

The camp was a star-studded affair.

Coaches working with the quarterbacks included Cutler, ex-NFL quarterback Ken Dorsey, former Michigan QBs Denard Robinson, Todd Collins, Elvis Grbac, Rick Leach, John Wangler, Dennis Franklin and Devin Gardner, and current U-M QBs Shane Morris and Jake Ruddock.

Harbaugh values "athletic versatility," which explains the baseball and dodgeball drills. We're sure it helped make the event a lot of fun for the quarterbacks as well.