several major contributions The player had a chance to be drafted this year, but chose to return to Michigan for another chance at the college football award.
Despite the dramatic changes early in the offseason in Ann Arbor, the Michigan football program has managed to keep plenty of future NFL talent on the roster. Several major contributors with a chance to be drafted this year opted to return to Michigan for another shot at college football’s top prize, the national championship.
While the Wolverines have been very fortunate in retaining (and acquiring) talent, there has been some inevitable attrition – declaring for the NFL draft or Players’ Choice Access the transfer portal.
Here are some notable players who have left, notable players who will be returning, and some newcomers who could make an immediate impact in 2023.