"He makes it really easy on you as a coach because he has tremendous football instincts," Michigan tight ends coach Jay Harbaugh said. "Things come really naturally to him. He doesn't have to see things too many times. He has a good sense for how things should look and feel, and he's a tough, physical guy."
"This is a special place from the academics to the history and traditions of Michigan football. All of the great men who have worn the winged helmet- for all of us - it’s where we’ve always wanted to be. It’s great working with these kids."