Gone Hunting: Breaking Down Michigan’s Easter Egg Edit

The nation’s top college sports graphic designer belongs to the University of Michigan. Aaron Bills is his name and he’s the guy behind all of the amazing photoshop football and recruiting edits. Well, he was at it again on Sunday but this time it was a teaser for Easter.

So, who is each egg?

It’s not 100% known but here’s my attempt using ever-so helpful Google maps and the 2017 offer list to break down who could be under each:


Metro Detroit, MI

  • LB Josh Ross – COMMITTED
  • OT JaRaymond Hall – COMMITTED
  • TE Carter Dunaway – COMMITTED
  • WR Donovan Peoples-Jones
  • DB Jaylen Kelly-Powell
  • ATH Ambry Thomas
  • OG Jordan Reid
  • ATH Scotty Nelson
  • ATH Allen Stritzinger

West Michigan/Illinois

  • DT Phillip Paea
  • LB Corey Malone-Hatcher
  • OG Kevin Jarvis

Indiana (over Indianapolis)

  • LB Pete Werner? (on the boarder of Indiana, Illinois and Kentucky)

Ohio (over Columbus)

  • CB Amir Riep (Cincinnati, on the border of Kentucky)
  • TE Trey Pugh (Right next to Columbus)

Pittsburgh, PA

  • OL Robert Hainsey
  • OG CJ Thorpe
  • DT Donovan Jeter
  • CB Lamont Wade
  • DB Paris Ford
  • ATH Collin Smith

East Coast

New York/Connecticut/Massachusetts

  • OT Isaiah Wilson
  • WR Tarik Black
  • ATH AJ Dillon

Philadelphia, PA/New Jersey

  • RB D’Andre Swift
  • LB Drew Singleton
  • C Cesar Ruiz
  • DT Corey Bolds
  • ATH Markquese Bell
  • DT Fred Hansard
  • ATH Bo Melton
  • OG Joshua Fedd-Jackson


  • RB Anthony MacFarland
  • LB Jordan Anthony
  • DE Joshua Kaindoh


  • DE Luiji Vilain
  • S Jonathan Sutherland

SEC Country

Metro Atlanta, GA

  • RB Kurt Taylor – COMMITTED
  • OG Netori Johnson
  • OLB Leonard Warner
  • CB Meshael Custis
  • CB Deangelo Gibbs

Brunswick, GA

  • ATH Deejay Dallas
  • OT D’Antne Demery

Orlando/Tampa, FL

  • RB AJ Davis
  • FB Kane Taylor

Metro Miami, FL

  • OL Tedarrell Slaton
  • CB Stanford Samuels III
  • RB Kyshaun Bryan
  • DE Guy Thomas
  • LB De’Andre Wilder
  • CB Randall Haynie
  • DT Kedonis Haslem
  • LB James Houston
  • OT Kai-Leon Herbert

Tennessee/Northern Alabama

  • WR Nico Collins
  • S AJ Harris
  • S J’Marick Woods
  • RB Ty Chandler
  • OT Trey Smith (West Tennessee)
  • LB Will Ignont
  • WR Tee Higgins
  • DE Labryan Ray
  • RB Chase Hayden

Montgomery, AL

  • LB Sterling Jones


  • LB Willie Gay


  • LB Dylan Moses
  • DE Christopher Allen

Big 12 Country

Houston, TX

  • DT Marvin Wilson
  • OT Walker Little
  • CB Kary Vincent
  • OT Austin Deculus
  • TE Brock Wright

Metro Dallas, TX

  • S Jeffrey Okudah
  • RB Eno Benjamin
  • TE Major Tennison
  • LB Baron Browning
  • RB Kennedy Brooks
  • DT Damon Daniels
  • CB Darrion Green


  • DE Deontre Thomas

Kansas City, MO/KS

  • TE/DE Trevor Kent?


New Mexico

  • RB O’Maury Samuels


  • QB Dylan McCaffrey – COMMITTED

West Coast


  • OT Foster Sarell
  • OL Henry Bainivalu


  • DT Marlon Tuipulotu


  • CB Alex Perry

Bay Area, California

  • DE DJ Johnson
  • RB Najee Harris
  • OG/DT Popo Aumavae
  • TE Jimmy Jaggers
  • OT Aaron Banks
  • OT Aliajh Vera-Tucker

Metro Los Angeles, CA

  • RB Stephen Carr
  • OT Wyatt Davis
  • CB Deommadore Lenoir
  • DE Jaelan Phillips
  • WR Terrell Bynum
  • CB Jaylen Redd
  • WR Tyjon Lindsey
  • WR Joseph Lewis
  • WR/TE Taariq Johnson

I’m sure there are some names that are missing and some that are not a “egg”. If you noticed any, let me know if the comment section below!

Photo Credit: David Rosenblum/Icon Sportswire

Garrett Fishaw