2018 Depth Chart

(Last Update: 10/22/18)

Check out the projected 2018 Michigan football depth chart based off of the current roster and the latest news and rumors:

  • *5th year available
  • Walk-on 

Offense

Two Deep
PositionStarterBackup
QB#2 Patterson#18 Peters
RB#22 Higdon#12 Evans
FB#42 Mason#20 VanSumeren
WRx#9 Peoples-Jones#8 Martin
WRz#7 Black#4 Collins
Slot#88 Perry#8 Martin
TE#84 McKeon#83 Gentry
LT #75 Runyan Jr.#73 Jalen Mayfield
LG#74 Bredeson#66 Filiaga
C #51 Ruiz#72 Spanellis
RG #50 Onwenu#72 Spanellis
RT #76 Bushell-Beatty#55 Hudson

Quarterback

  1. #20 Shea Patterson, JR
  2. #10 Dylan McCaffrey, SO*
  3. #5 Joe Milton, FR OR #18 Brandon Peters, JR*

Running Back

  1. #22 Karan Higdon, SR
  2. #12 Chris Evans, JR
  3. #13 Tru Wilson, JR
  4. #41 Christian Turner, FR
  5. #23 O’Maury Samuels, SO 
  6. #25 Hassan Haskins, FR  
  7. #27 Joe Hewett, 5th

Full Back

  1. #42 Ben Mason, SO
  2. #5 Jared Wangler, 5th
  3. #40 Ben VanSumeren, FR

Wide Receiver X

  1. #4 Nico Collins, SO
  2. #7 Tarik Black, SO*
  3. #8 Ronnie Bell, FR

Wide Receiver Y

  1. #9 Donovan Peoples-Jones, SO
  2. #80 Oliver Martin, SO
  3. #81 Nate Schoenle, JR (inj)
  4. #6 Michael Barrett, FR

Slot Receiver

  1. #88 Grant Perry, SR
  2. #80 Oliver Martin, SO OR #8 Ronnie Bell, FR
  3. #43 Jake McCurry, SO

Tight End

  1. #84 Sean McKeon, JR OR #83 Zach Gentry, SR*
  2. #82 Nick Eubanks, JR*
  3. #89 Luke Schoonmaker, FR
  4. #85 Mustapha Muhammad, FR (inj) 

Left Tackle

  1. #75 Jon Runyan Jr., SR* 
  2. #73 Jalen Mayfield, FR
  3. #70 Nolan Ulizio, JR* 

Left Guard

  1. #74 Ben Bredeson, JR
  2. #66 Chuck Filiaga, SO
  3. #59 Joel Honigford, SO*

Center

  1. #51 Cesar Ruiz, SO
  2. #72 Stephen Spanellis, SR*
  3. #68 Andrew Vastardis, JR

Right Guard

  1. #50 Michael Onwenu, JR
  2. #72 Stephen Spanellis, SR*
  3. #58 Phillip Paea, SO*

Right Tackle

  1. #76 Juwann Bushell-Beatty, 5th  
  2. #71 Andrew Stueber, SO*
  3. #60 Ryan Hayes, FR

Defense 

Two Deep
PositionStarterBackup
SSDE #3 Gary#19 Paye
NT#5 Solomon#90 Mone
DT #50 Dwumfour#93 Marshall
WSDE#15 Winovich#18 Vilain
VIPER#7 Hudson#29 Glasgow
SAM#6 Uche#59 Furbush
MIKE#10 Bush Jr#8 Singleton
WILL#36 Gil #12 Ross
CB#24 Hill#28 Watson
CB #22 Long#1 Thomas
NCB#1 Thomas#35 Hughes
FS #23 Kinnel#16 Kelly-Powell
SS#14 Metellus#20 Hawkins OR 26 Woods

Nose Tackle

  1. #5 Aubrey Solomon, SO
  2. #90 Bryan Mone, 5th
  3. #95 Donovan Jeter, SO*

Defensive Tackle 

  1. #50 Michael Dwumfour, JR
  2. #2 Carlo Kemp, JR 
  3. #93 Lawrence Marshall, 5th
  4. #97 Ron Johnson, JR

Strongside Defensive End 

  1. #3 Rashan Gary, JR
  2. #19 Kwity Paye, SO OR #97 Aidan Hutchinson, FR
  3. #91 Taylor Upshaw, FR

Weakside Defensive End

  1. #15 Chase Winovich, 5th
  2. #19 Kwity Paye, SO
  3. #18 Luiji Vilain, SO* (inj)
  4. #4 Reuben Jones, SR*
  5. #96 Julius Welschof, FR

VIPER

  1. #7 Khaleke Hudson, JR
  2. #29 Jordan Glasgow, SR 

SAM 

  1. #6 Josh Uche, JR
  2. #59 Noah Furbush, 5th

MIKE

  1. #10 Devin Bush Jr, JR 
  2. #34 Jordan Anthony, SO*
  3. #44 Cam McGrone, FR

WILL

  1. #36 Devin Gil, JR
  2. #12 Josh Ross, SO 
  3. #34 Jordan Anthony, SO*

Cornerback 

  1. #22 David Long, JR
  2. #1 Ambry Thomas, SO
  3. #31 Vincent Gray, FR 
  4. #6 Myles Sims, FR

Cornerback

  1. #24 Lavert Hill, JR
  2. #28 Brandon Watson, 5th 
  3. #9 Gemon Green, FR
  4.  #17 Sammy Faustin, FR
  5. #25 Benjamin St-Juste, SO 

Nickel 

  1. #28 Brandon Watson, 5th
  2. #1 Ambry Thomas, SO 
  3. #31 Vincent Gray, FR 
  4. #35 Casey Hughes, 5th 

Free Safety

  1. #23 Tyree Kinnel, SR
  2. #20 Brad Hawkins, SO
  3. #16 Jaylen Kelly-Powell, SO
  4. #35 Casey Hughes, 5th  

Strong Safety

  1. #14 Josh Metellus, JR
  2. #26 J’Marick Woods, SO
  3. #13 German Green, FR

Special Teams 

Two-Deep
PositionStarterBackup
K #3 Nordin#13 Moody
P#3 Robbins#17 Hart
KR#1 Thomas#20 Hawkins
PR#9 Peoples-Jones#1 Thomas

Kicker

  1. #3 Quinn Nordin, JR
  2. #2 Jake Moody, FR 
  3. #31 James Foug, 5th

Punter

  1. #17 Will Hart, JR
  2. #3 Brad Robbins, SO (inj)
  3. #2 Jake Moody, FR

Kick Returner

  1. #1 Ambry Thomas, SO
  2. #20 Brad Hawkins, SO

Punt Returner 

  1. #9 Donovan Peoples-Jones, SO
  2. #1 Ambry Thomas, SO

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