Drew Henson was a schoolboy sensation in football and baseball. He wanted to play both and did, but not devoting himself to one might have cost him a career in either.
Trey Burke has turned to his inner circle in his hometown of Columbus, Ohio, to prepare for the NBA draft and transition to the life of a professional.
WolverineNation surveyed 19 departing football players to get their thoughts on their coaches, the community and what Michigan meant to them.
WolverineNation surveyed 19 departing football players to get their thoughts on breakout players for 2013, redshirts to watch and if they had any regrets about their careers.
Thanks to the structure and discipline instilled in him by his mother, Devin Gardner waited for his turn under center
Jordan Kovacs' rise from walk on to contributor to starter to captain is one that will live in Michigan football lore.
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.
Former Michigan defensive tackle Will Campbell finally lived up to his potential in his senior season after admittedly being "lazy" when he came to Ann Arbor.
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.
Former walk-on Nathan Brink had emerged as a rotation player on the defensive eline and even had earned a scholarship before one last concussion forced him to walk away.
Offensive guard Patrick Omameh was committed to play at Cincinnati before a late switch to Michigan that worked out for him and the Wolverines.
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.
Before taking a drive to his hometown of Columbus, Ohio, last May, Trey Burke was leaning toward going to the NBA. That trip changed the fortunes for Michigan's sophomore point guard, and the Wolverines, for the better.
The recruitment of Desmond Howard came down to Michigan and Georgia Tech. The Cleveland native never considered Ohio State, which was just bringing in John Cooper.
Jim Harbaugh was an intense competitor during his playing days at Michigan, and it has carried over to his ways as the coach of the NFC champion San Francisco 49ers.
Brady Hoke and Greg Mattison coached under Jack Harbaugh, alongside his son John, at Western Michigan.