Enrolling early is a complicated process that's not for everybody, but Michigan director of football operations Bob Lopez tries to make it a good experience.
Roy Roundtree caught as many passes for more yards in the final four games of his senior season than he did his entire junior year.
Brady Hoke has put an emphasis on offensive line recruiting, and his efforts have yielded more four-star prospects in two years than Michigan has head in previous six seasons combined.
Michigan defensive coordinator Greg Mattison has added a new wrinkle in his base 4-3, often sending a linebacker out over a receiver when facing spread offenses.
Brady Hoke and the players feel like the bye week before the start of the conference season has been of huge benefit.
Alabama is the favorite against Michigan, but the Wolverines and their recruiting will benefit from the competition and national exposure of the neutral site game
Sophomore offensive tackle Taylor Lewan turned down the volume on his personality and let his play do more of his talking this season.