Redshirt junior cornerback Keith Washington has decided to leave right before the start of the season.
Amelia Cacchione/Daily

With the graduations of former cornerbacks Jourdan Lewis and Channing Stribling, the redshirt junior was expected to compete for a starting role this year.

Sophomore left guard Ben Bredeson has benefitted from practicing against elite talent over the past 15 months.
File Photo

Practicing against what Bredeson calls “one of the best, if not the best defensive lines in the Big Ten” is sure to result in occasional frustration on the part of the offensive line. But by Bredeson’s account, he and his linemates are doing well.

Since being recruited to Michigan in 2015, Zach Gentry has made the transition from quarterback to tight end.
File Photo

No matter how long it’s taken him to adapt to the position, it’s apparent that Gentry possesses the same type of potential at tight end that he did at quarterback.

Redshirt junior quarterback Wilton Speight has developed a new rhythm both mentally and physically.
Grant Hardy/Daily

The redshirt junior, Michigan’s returning starting quarterback, has exuded a new aura of confidence and poise, aided by a mentality shift courtesy of his head coach.

Last October, Perry was accused of sexually assaulting a woman outside a bar in East Lansing. In July, he pleaded guilty to one count of resisting an officer and one count of assault and battery

Fifth-year senior linebacker Mike McCray looks to take on a leadership role as the sole returning starter on Michigan's defense.
Grant Hardy/Daily

The omnipresent theme for Michigan — young and talented, but inexperienced — applies to its linebacking corps as much as anywhere, and McCray has asserted himself as a necessary veteran voice for that group.

On Monday, four-star linebacker Cameron McGrone announced his commitment to the Michigan football program, becoming the 12th member of the Wolverines’ 2018 recruiting class.

Three-star Naples, Fla. cornerback Sammy Faustin announced his commitment Wednesday afternoon, becoming the thirteenth recruit to join the Wolverines’ 2018 recruiting class.

.
Zoey Holmstrom/Daily

Nearly nine months after a penalty shot grazed off the post to end the Michigan women’s soccer season, they are set to retake the field as the Wolverines embark on a new season.

The Michigan basketball team appears to have filled two vacant assistant coaching positions this past week — and both hires are from the same school. 

Wide receiver Eddie McDoom is confident that the Wolverines have the ability to win games despite a young roster.
Grant Hardy/Daily

McDoom has certainly been working to prove he can do more than take jet sweeps by practicing at every receiver spot.

Fifth-year senior quarterback John O’Korn returned to Michigan despite facing an uphill battle to see the field.
Amelia Cacchione/Daily

The fifth-year senior could’ve transferred again, finding playing time readily elsewhere. Yet O’Korn loved Michigan too much to leave, especially with the addition of Pep Hamilton.

Junior safety Tyree Kinnel is the most experienced returning member of Michigan's secondary, despite having never started a game.
Sam Mousigian/Daily

For Kinnel, the most important aspects of his new role are trust and communication.

Junior forward Francis Atuahene is one of the most dangerous attackers in the Big Ten.
Elizabeth Xiong/Daily

With Michigan kicking off preseason training Wednesday, and its first exhibition game against Wisconsin-Green Bay 10 days away, the Daily previews the Wolverines’ 2017 roster.

Hinton is the country’s top strong-side defensive end and ninth-best prospect overall, according to 247Sports' composite rankings.

The string of commitments for Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh and his staff continued Monday, as four-star linebacker Cameron McGrone announced his intention to play for the Wolverines.

McGrone is the 14th ranked outside linebacker in the 2018 class, according to the 247Sports composite rankings.

Redshirt sophomore defensive lineman Rashan Gary is expected to have a breakthrough season.
Grant Hardy/Daily

The pair will attempt to lead Michigan's defensive line after the graduation of four senior starters.

An All-American hurler for the Wolverines, Fetter was most recently the minor league pitching coordinator for the Los Angeles Dodgers.

Former Michigan guard Andrew Dakich will transfer to Ohio State.
Amanda Allen/Daily

Dakich, who appeared in 49 games with the Wolverines, will have one season of eligibility remaining for the Buckeyes.