About Us


Shane Brooks:

  • Created the Block M Insider.
  • Sports Journalism/Broadcasting Student at Monroe County Community College.
  • Life-long supporter, and fan of the Michigan Wolverines Football program.
  • Email: shanedavidbrooks1998@hotmail.com
  • Personal Twitter: @TheShaneBrooks

Mark Edwards: 

  • “Don Brown’s Pressure of the Week” Columnist.
  • Weekly Contributor to the Block M Insider
  • Sports Journalism Teacher
  • Masters Degree from Western Michigan University
  • Michigan fan, and collects memorabilia.
  • Email: markedwardsUM@yahoo.com
  • Personal Twitter: @MarkEdwardsUM

Brandon Hill

  • Columnist Contributor
  • Media Communications Student at the University of Toledo with a focus on Sports Broadcasting/Journalism
  • Lifelong U of M Sports Fan/Supporter
  • Detroit Sports Fan and Lover of the NBA, NFL, and MLB
  • Email: brandonmhill1995@gmail.com
  • Personal Twitter: @bmhill32

Michael McCleary:

  • Creator of @BMIPolls on Twitter
  • Criminal Justice Student at Shippensburg (PA) University
  • Avid Michigan Fan
  • Red Meat Lover
  • Email: mccleary27m@gmail.com
  • Personal Twitter: @McClearyGoBlue