2019 Football Projected Depth Chart

(Last Update: 4/14/18)

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. #5 Joe Milton, SO*
  4. #12 Cade McNamara, FR
  5. #18 Brandon Peters, SR*
  • Out: None
  • In: McNamara

Running Back

  1. #41 Christian Turner, SO* 
  2. #24 Zach Charbonnet, FR 
  3. #13 Tru Wilson, SR*
  4. #25 Hassan Haskins, SO* 
  5. #40 Ben VanSumeren, SO*
  6. #12 Chris Evans, SR (Susp.)
  7. Jordan Castleberry, FR
  • Out: Karan Higdon, Joe Hewett, Kurt Taylor, O’Maury Samuels
  • In: Charbonnet, Pesek-Hickson, Castleberry

Full Back

  1. #42 Ben Mason, JR 
  2. #40 Ben VanSumeren, SO*
  3. #45 Peter Bush, JR
  • Out: Jared Wangler
  • In: None

Wide Receiver 

  1. #9 Donovan Peoples-Jones, JR
  2. #4 Nico Collins, JR
  3. #7 Tarik Black, JR*
  4. #80 Oliver Martin, JR*
  5. #8 Ronnie Bell, SO
  6. Cornelius Johnson, FR 
  7. #81 Nate Schoenle, SR
  8. #43 Jake McCurry, JR 
  9. Quintel Kent, FR
  • Out: None
  • In: Johnson, Johnson, Kent

Slot Receiver

  1. #8 Ronnie Bell, SO*
  2. #19 Mike Sainristil, FR
  3. Giles Jackson, FR
  4. George Johnson, FR
  • Out: Grant Perry
  • In: Jackson, Sainristil

Tight End

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

Left Tackle

  1. #75 Jon Runyan Jr., 5th 
  2. #76 Ryan Hayes, SO* 
  3. Trent Jones, FR
  4. Karsen Barnhart, FR
  • Out: Nolan Ulizio
  • In: Jones, Barnhart

Left Guard

  1. #74 Ben Bredeson, SR
  2. #66 Chuck Filiaga, JR*
  3. Jack Stewart, FR
  4. Karsen Barnhart, FR 
  • Out: None
  • In: Stewart, Barnhart

Center

  1. #51 Cesar Ruiz, JR
  2. #72 Stephen Spanellis, 5th
  3. #68 Andrew Vastardis, SR
  4. #75 Zach Carpenter, FR
  • Out: None
  • In: Carpenter

Right Guard

  1. #50 Michael Onwenu, SR
  2. #72 Stephen Spanellis, 5th
  3. #59 Joel Honigford, JR*
  • Out: None
  • In: Rumler

Right Tackle

  1. #71 Andrew Stueber, JR*
  2. #73 Jalen Mayfield, SO*
  3. #58 Trevor Keegan, FR
  4. Jack Stewart, FR
  • Out: James Hudson, Juwann Bushell-Beatty
  • In: Keegan, Stewart

Defense 

Defensive Tackle 

  1. #50 Michael Dwumfour, SR 
  2. #2 Carlo Kemp, SR
  3. #95 Donovan Jeter, JR* 
  4. #58 Mazi Smith, FR 
  5. #15 Chris Hinton, FR
  6. #58 Phillip Paea, JR*
  7. #91 Taylor Upshaw, SO*
  8. Mike Morris, FR
  • Out: Bryan Mone, Lawrence Marshall, Aubrey Solomon
  • In: Hinton, Smith, Morris

Defensive End 

  1. #19 Kwity Paye, JR
  2. #7 Mike Danna, 5th
  3. #97 Aidan Hutchinson, SO
  4. #18 Luiji Vilain, JR**
  5. #96 Julius Welschof, SO*
  6. #71 David Ojabo, FR
  7. #92 Ron Johnson, SR*
  8. #99 Gabe Newburg, FR
  • Out: Chase Winovich, Rashan Gary, Reuben Jones
  • In: Danna, Ojabo, Newburg

Linebacker

  1. #6 Josh Uche, SR (SAM)
  2. #12 Josh Ross, JR (MIKE)
  3. #8 Devin Gil, SR (WILL)
  4. #34 Jordan Anthony, JR*
  5. #44 Cam McGrone, SO*
  6. #6 Michael Barrett, SO*
  7. #2 Charles Thomas, FR
  8. #10 Anthony Solomon, FR
  • Out: Devin Bush, Noah Furbush
  • In: Thomas, Solomon

VIPER

  1. #7 Khaleke Hudson, SR 
  2. #29 Jordan Glasgow, 5th
  3. #6 Michael Barrett, SO*
  4. #10 Anthony Solomon, FR
  5. #9 Joey Velazquez, FR
  • Out: None
  • In: Velazquez, Solomon

Cornerback 

  1. #24 Lavert Hill, SR
  2. #1 Ambry Thomas, JR
  3. #31 Vincent Gray, SO*
  4. #9 Gemon Green, SO*
  5. #46 Myles Sims, SO*
  6. #17 Sammy Faustin, SO*
  7. #3 Jalen Perry, FR
  8. #14 DJ Turner, FR
  9. #5 Mike Sainristil, FR 
  • Out: Brandon Watson, Benjamin St-Juste
  • In: Turner, Perry, Sainristil

Safety

  1. #14 Josh Metellus, SR
  2. #30 Daxton Hill, FR
  3. #20 Brad Hawkins, JR*
  4. #26 J’Marick Woods, JR
  5. #16 Jaylen Kelly-Powell, JR
  6. #13 German Green, SO*
  7. #4 Quinten Johnson, FR
  • Out: Tyree Kinnel, Casey Hughes
  • In: Hill, Johnson

Special Teams 

Kicker

  1. #2 Jake Moody, SO
  2. #3 Quinn Nordin, SR
  • Out: None
  • In: None

Punter

  1. #17 Will Hart, SR
  2. #3 Brad Robbins, JR
  • Out: None
  • In: None

Kick Returner

  1. #1 Ambry Thomas, JR
  2. #19 Mike Sainristil, FR
  3. George Johnson, FR 
  • Out: None
  • In: Johnson

Punt Returner 

  1. #9 Donovan Peoples-Jones, JR
  2. #19 Mike Sainristil, FR
  3. Giles Jackson, FR
  • Out: None
  • In: Jackson

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