I'm thrilled for him. Willing to greyshirt, putting his future ahead of his present while using his present for what it's worth, and then being rewarded by his future sneaking up on him a little sooner than planned. And showing he deserves it.
"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."