Kenny Demens was right in the middle of one of the worst defenses in Michigan history then watched Brady Hoke and Greg Mattison turn the unit around.
J.T. Floyd did everythini he could to prepare his teammates in the secondary for the Outback Bowl, but he had a hard time not making the trip.
Elliott Mealer arrived at Michigan after being in a car accident in which his father and his girlfriend were killed. The next five years didn't go as planned, but Mealer perservered.
Wide receiver Roy Roundtree saw his numbers dip severely when Brady Hoke came aboard, but he kept his head up, remained a team leader and still made his fair share of big plays.
Defensive end Ryan Van Bergen said the hiring of defensive coordinator Greg Mattison was the best move Michigan made after ousting Rich Rodriguez.
Defensive tackle Mike Martin will always cherish the way his career ended, with wins over Ohio State and over Virgnia Tech in the Sugar Bowl.
Martavious Odoms' career got off to a fast start, but injuries cost him part of his final two seasons in maize and blue.
Tight end Kevin Koger comes away from his Michigan career satifsfied that the Wolverines are back on solid ground after going 3-9 in his first season in Ann Arbor.
Defensive tackle Will Heininger made the journey from walk-on to starter as a senior, but an injury cost him his final game, the Sugar Bowl.
Bruce Feldman chats with ESPN analyst Rod Gilmore about pay-for-play issues.