You knew it was coming.

Having Mark Dantonio and Jim Harbaugh hold a joint press conference was going to be awkward no matter what. It was last year, and that was with Urban Meyer.

Remember this?

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Well, Dantonio and Harbaugh were back at the Sound Mind Sound Body camp in Detroit on Friday. Unfortunately, they weren’t joined by Meyer. Fortunately, they still held a joint press conference, full of awkward photos together.

The two addressed the media, which surprisingly wasn’t able to get a picture of the two sharing a belly laugh together. Instead, they were all equally awkward.

Matt Pargoff took this picture of the two:

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Angelique Chengelis of the Detroit News snapped this candid pic:

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This gem of awkwardness was courtesy of Matt Wenzel:

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ESPN’s Tom VanHaaren got mid-blink/mid-neck scratch shot:

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Yeah, it was awkward from every angle:

If there were any smiles shared between Dantonio and Harbaugh, they weren’t captured by any bystanders.

On a related note, Dantonio did say that he hopes the B1G coaches will have a unified stance on satellite camps during next week’s conference call with the media.

If they don’t,┬áthat could be another awkward interaction with the media. But it would still pale in comparison to this one.