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Michigan Wolverines Football Depth Chart

2023 WAY TOO EARLY PREDICITON
Note:
This depth chart is unofficial, but M&BR's best guess as to how things stand right now.

Quarterback
Status Player

Starter:

J.J. McCarthy

Backup:

Davis Warren

Depth:

Jack Tuttle

Alex Orji

Running Back
Status Player

Starter (1A):

Blake Corum

Starter (1B):

Donovan Edwards

Spell:

CJ Stokes / Cole Cabana

Short Yardage:

Tavierre Dunlap / Kalel Mullings

Depth:

Leon Franklin, Isaiah Gash, Benjamin Hall

Wide Receiver
Status Player

X Starter:

Darrius Clemons

X Backup

Peyton, O’Leary

Z Starter:

Cornelius Johnson*

Z Backup:

Amorion Walker

Y Starter:

Roman Wilson

Slot Backup

AJ Henning / Tyler Morris

Depth:

Cristian Dixon, Karmello English, Semaj Morgan, Frederick Moore

Donovan Edwards, Colston Loveland, and AJ Barner will get snaps in the slot
Tight End
Status Player

Starter (1A):

Colston Loveland

Starter (1B):

AJ Barner

H-Back:

Max Bredeson

Depth:

Matthew Hibner / Marlin Klein

Offensive Line
Status Player

LT Starter:

LaDarius Henderson

LT Backup:

Jeffrey Persi

LG Starter:

Trevor Keegan*

LG Backup:

Giovanni El-Hadi

C Starter:

Drake Nugent

C Backup:

Greg Crippen / Raheem Anderson

RG Starter:

Zak Zinter*

RG Backup:

Andrew Gentry

RT Starter:

Trente Jones / Karsen Barnhart / Myles Hinton

RT Backup:

Andrew Gentry

Tackle Depth:

Tristan Bounds, Evan Link, Connor Jones, Alessandro Lorenzetti

Guard Depth:

Reece Atteberry, Nathan Efobi, Amir Herring, Dom Guidice,

Defensive Line
Status Player

Starter NT:

Kenneth Grant

Backup NT:

Cam Goode

Starter DT:

Mason Graham

Backup DT:

Rayshaun Benny

Starter DE:

Kris Jenkins*

Backup DE:

Ike Iwunnah

Depth

Trey Pierce, Brooks Bahr

Derrick Moore could slide into the end role in the defensive front
EDGE
Status Player

Strong Side Edge Starter:

Braiden McGregor / Derrick Moore

Weak Side Edge Starter:

Josaiah Stewart / Eyabi Okie

Depth

TJ Guy, Kechaun Bennett, Enow Etta, Aymeric Koumba

Inside Linebacker
Status Player

MIKE Starter:

Junior Colson

MIKE Backup:

Jimmy Rolder

WILL Starter:

Michael Barrett* / Ernest Hausmann

WILL Backup:

Nikhai Hill-Green

SAM Starter:

Jaylen Harrell

SAM Backup:

Tyler McLaurin

Depth:

Jaydon Hood, Joey Velazquez*, Micah Pollard, Jason Hewlett, Breeon Ismail, Semaj Bridgeman, Hayden Moore

RJ Moten could play a WILL / Rover role
Cornerback
Status Player

CB1 Starter:

Will Johnson

CB2 Starter:

Gemon Green

Nickel Starter:

Mike Sainristil

Backups:

Ja’Den McBurrows

Myles Pollard

Zeke Berry

Depth:

Cam Calhoun, Jyaire Hill, Kody Jones, DJ Waller

Safety
Status Player

FS Starter:

Rod Moore

FS Backup/Third Safety:

Keon Sabb

SS/Nickel Starter:

Makari Paige

SS/Nickel Backup:

RJ Moten

Depth:

Caden Kolesar, Damani Dent

Special Teams
Status Player

Starter (K):

Tommy Doman /Adam Samaha

Starter (P):

Tommy Doman / Cordell Jones-McNally

Stater (KR):

AJ Henning

Starter (PR):

AJ Henning