Ex-coach Carr enjoying this Michigan season 

January, 3, 2012
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NEW ORLEANS -- Watching the first half of Michigan's season opener against Western Michigan in September, Lloyd Carr might have known he'd end up in New Orleans since the College Football Hall of Fame is honoring its inductees for this class at the Allstate Sugar Bowl.

He wasn't expecting his old team, Michigan, to necessarily join him.

"If you had told me back in August that this Michigan team was going to have the season they had and improve so much from start to finish, I go back to the first half against Western Michigan when we had problems stopping them," Carr said before a Hall of Fame luncheon Tuesday. "You fast forward to Nebraska, to me, it was a sensational performance in every phase of the game.
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