Michigan's defensive backs learn one simple mantra: "Inside and in front."
Michigan's linebackers must be the quarterbacks of Greg Mattison's defense.
Michigan's defensive linemen will be drilled on technique by Greg Mattison but the effort required most come from within.
Michigan's offensive linemen are expected to be among the team's most physical players, establishing a relentless, aggressive nature at the point of attack.
Michigan's receivers have set the bar high, but Al Borges and Brady Hoke want not only playmakers but guys who can block, too.
Tight ends at Michigan are expected to block first, but as the offense transitions to more of a pro style under Al Borges he also is going to be more of a receiving threat.
Running backs at Michigan are expected to perform capably in all facets, and Al Borges says that will include more in the passing game.
Quarterbacks at Michigan must lead not only by example but be able to speak their minds as well, a department in which Denard Robinson still is growing.