The 2013 Michigan recruiting listed according to the ranking of each by ESPNU's recruiting staff.
Sophmore Thomas Rawls and senior Vincent Smith will be looked to in the ground game in the absence of Fitzgerald Toussaint.
Michigan likes to proclaim itself a running team, but its running backs have done little to bolster that reputation.
Fitzgerald Toussaint continues to flounder, but Michigan coach Brady Hoke says he will stick with the player who delivered a 1,000-yard season in 2011.
Running backs at Michigan are expected to perform capably in all facets, and Al Borges says that will include more in the passing game.
A look at how Michigan's 2013 recruiting class shakes out as April approaches.
After a lull in the rivalry, Michigan and Ohio State are butting heads again on the recruiting trail, with neither Brady Hoke nor Urban Meyer willing to back down.
Michigan has secured 10 commitments this month and is more than halfway home to its 2013 recruiting class. So what's left?
As Michigan sizes up its 2013 needs and targets, it appears as though depth on both lines will remain critical.