2019 Football Projected Depth Chart

(Last Update: 8.11.18)

Check out my projected 2019 Michigan football depth chart based off of the latest news, reports, current roster, transfers and latest 2019 recruiting class signees:

  • On the Roster/Signed
  • *5th year available
  • Walk-on 
  • PWO

Offense

Quarterback

  1. #2 Shea Patterson, SR
  2. #10 Dylan McCaffrey, JR*
  3. #3 Joe Milton, SO*
  4. #12 Cade McNamara, FR

Running Back

  1. #13 Tru Wilson, SR*
  2. #3 Christian Turner, SO* 
  3. #24 Zach Charbonnet, FR 
  4. #25 Hassan Haskins, SO* 
  5. #40 Ben VanSumeren, SO*

Full Back

  1. #42 Ben Mason, JR 
  2. #40 Ben VanSumeren, SO*
  3. #45 Peter Bush, JR

Wide Receiver 

  1. #9 Donovan Peoples-Jones, JR
  2. #4 Nico Collins, JR
  3. #7 Tarik Black, JR*
  4. #6 Cornelius Johnson, FR 
  5. #81 Nate Schoenle, SR
  6. #43 Jake McCurry, JR 
  7. #22 George Johnson, FR 

Slot Receiver

  1. #19 Mike Sainristil, FR
  2. #8 Ronnie Bell, SO*
  3. #15 Giles Jackson, FR
  4. #22 George Johnson, FR

Tight End

  1. #84 Sean McKeon, SR 
  2. #82 Nick Eubanks, SR*
  3. #83 Erick All, FR
  4. #85 Mustapha Muhammad, SO*
  5. #86 Luke Schoonmaker, SO*

Left Tackle

  1. #75 Jon Runyan Jr., 5th 
  2. #76 Ryan Hayes, SO* 
  3. #53 Trent Jones, FR

Left Guard

  1. #74 Ben Bredeson, SR
  2. #66 Chuck Filiaga, JR* 
  3. #58 Zach Carpenter, FR
  4. #52 Karsen Barnhart, FR

Center

  1. #51 Cesar Ruiz, JR
  2. #72 Stephen Spanellis, 5th
  3. #58 Zach Carpenter, FR 
  4. #68 Andrew Vastardis, SR

Right Guard

  1. #50 Michael Onwenu, SR
  2. #59 Joel Honigford, JR*
  3. #55 Nolan Rumler, FR 

Right Tackle

  1. #73 Jalen Mayfield, SO*
  2. #71 Andrew Stueber, JR*
  3. #77 Trevor Keegan, FR
  4. #70 Jack Stewart, FR

Defense 

Nose Tackle

  1. #2 Carlo Kemp, SR
  2. #42 Ben Mason, JR
  3. #58 Mazi Smith, FR
  4. #92 Phillip Paea, JR*

Defensive Tackle 

  1. #50 Michael Dwumfour, SR 
  2. #95 Donovan Jeter, JR* 
  3. #15 Chris Hinton, FR
  4. #80 Mike Morris, FR 

Defensive End 

  1. #19 Kwity Paye, JR
  2. #97 Aidan Hutchinson, SO
  3. #4 Mike Danna, 5th
  4. #91 Taylor Upshaw, SO*
  5. #18 Luiji Vilain, JR**
  6. #96 Julius Welschof, SO*
  7. #71 David Ojabo, FR
  8. #99 Gabe Newburg, FR

Viper

  1. #7 Khaleke Hudson, SR
  2. #23 Michael Barrett, SO* 
  3. #10 Anthony Solomon, FR 
  4. #9 Joey Velazquez, FR

SAM 

  1. #6 Josh Uche, SR
  2. #23 Michael Barrett, SO*
  3. #10 Anthony Solomon, FR 

MIKE 

  1. #12 Josh Ross, JR 
  2. #44 Cam McGrone, SO*
  3. #34 Jordan Anthony, JR*
  4. #13 Charles Thomas, FR 

WILL

  1. #8 Devin Gil, SR
  2. #29 Jordan Glasgow, 5th or #34 Jordan Anthony, JR*
  3. #13 Charles Thomas, FR

Cornerback 

  1. #24 Lavert Hill, SR
  2. #1 Ambry Thomas, JR (Inj.)
  3. #31 Vincent Gray, SO*
  4. #16 Jaylen Kelly-Powell, JR
  5. #9 Gemon Green, SO*
  6. #17 Sammy Faustin, SO*
  7. #5 DJ Turner, FR 
  8. #3 Jalen Perry, FR 

Nickel 

  1. #30 Daxton Hill, FR
  2. #16 Jaylen Kelly-Powell, JR
  3. #20 Brad Hawkins, JR*

Free Safety

  1. #20 Brad Hawkins, JR*
  2. #30 Daxton Hill, FR
  3. #26 J’Marick Woods, JR
  4. #17 Sammy Faustin, SO*

Rover/Strong Safety

  1. #14 Josh Metellus, SR
  2. #20 Brad Hawkins, JR*
  3. #23 Quinten Johnson, FR
  4. #13 German Green, SO*

Special Teams 

Kicker

  1. #2 Jake Moody, SO or #3 Quinn Nordin, SR

Punter

  1. #17 Will Hart, SR
  2. #3 Brad Robbins, JR

Kick Returner

  1. #19 Mike Sainristil, FR
  2. #1 Ambry Thomas, JR (Inj.)
  3. #15 Giles Jackson, FR 

Punt Returner 

  1. #9 Donovan Peoples-Jones, JR
  2. #19 Mike Sainristil, FR
  3. #15 Giles Jackson, FR

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