Kirk Herbstreit Rips Michigan Fans for Reaction to Critical Ronnie Bell Drop

Saturday's loss to Big Ten rival Penn State on the road was definitely a heartbreaker for Michigan fans everywhere. The Wolverines were on the verge of a comeback late in the fourth quarter, only to come up short, largely due to this dropped ball from receiver Ronnie Bell.

A significant amount of fans have pointed to this play as what lost Michigan the game, but ESPN analyst Kirk Herbstreit doesn't see it that way.

The former Ohio State quarterback called this small faction of fans "idiots" for going after a player who gave it his all just because of one drop. And Herby does make a fair point, especially after reports came out that Bell was in tears after his mistake.

It's a tough situation for Michigan, as many of their upperclassmen were looking for revenge in this game after a humiliating loss in 2017 to the Nittany Lions. Hopefully they can get their redemption next season.

In the meantime, no need to pin it all on one young man.