11-3. Losses at Northwestern, vs Ohio, and vs Ohio again in the B1G title game. Michigan heads to the Capital One Bowl and finally knocks off an SEC foe.
"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."