Brendan Gibbons struggled mightily as a freshman but put in the time and effort to get better. Tuesday at the Sugar Bowl, his confidence produced the game-winning kick.
Kicker Brendan Gibbons shook off a lousy freshman season to emerge as a reliable offensive weapon for Michigan.
While young kicker Brendan Gibbons has developed some consistency, the punting and the return game have not been up to par.
New defensive coordinator Greg Mattison has pushed all of the right buttons, making fans forget the debacle Michigan's defense has been for the past two seasons.
The special teams have been a mixed bag, with coverage standing out while the return game has underwhelmed.