Michigan Football 2022 Offseason: Wolverines Player, Coach Move Tracker

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The college football offseason has become a flurry of activity with players, coaches and even recruits pursuing new opportunities and navigating their careers in a different place than where they started. 

To help keep track of all the Michigan> football moves, here's a running list of roster and coaching staff moves ahead of the 2022 season: 

Michigan players who declared for NFL draft

OLB Aidan Hutchinson: The Heisman Trophy finalist will likely become a top-five pick in the NFL draft after a record-setting senior season at Michigan. 

OLB David Ojabo:

The Wolverines lost their second-best pass rusher when Ojabo, a junior, declared for the NFL draft. He is projected as a first- or second-round pick. 

WR Daylen Baldwin:

The transfer from Morgan State and Jackson State caught 17 passes for 256 yards and two touchdowns during his lone season in Ann Arbor

DL Christopher Hinton: This was a fairly surprising decision given Hinton's modest output this season. The starting defensive tackle finished with 32 tackles including just one tackle for loss and one sack. He was credited with 17 pressures on Pro Football Focus, which ranked tied for 111th among defensive linemen. With Hinton following Hutchinson and Ojabo into the draft, the only returning starter on Michigan's front four is nose tackle Mazi Smith.

DB Daxton Hill: The once-crown jewel of the 2019 recruiting class carved out a role as a hybrid safety/corner in Mike Macdonald's defense, making him an attractive draft prospect and leaving a big hole in U-M's secondary. 

RB Hassan Haskins: Not a surprise as he just completed his fourth season in U-M's backfield. Haskins was the Wolverines' leading rusher in 2021, but doesn't possess the breakaway speed NFL teams want in a first- or second-day pick. 

RT Andrew Stueber: One of the anchors of the offensive line spent five seasons in college (he redshirted in 2019 due to injury). He accepted an invite to the Senior Bowl a few weeks before officially declaring for the draft on Jan. 13.

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Entering the portal

DB George Johnson:

A former three-star recruit from Florida, Johnson played 18 snaps from scrimmage this season at cornerback. 

DB Andre Seldon:

The Belleville native played one snap at free safety against Northern Illinois after appearing in one game last season.

DB Darion Green-Warren:

The former four-star recruit from California was once the No. 14 cornerback prospect in the country. He played seven snaps on special teams against Georgia. 

LB Anthony Solomon:

A former four-star recruit from football powerhouse St. Thomas Aquinas in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Solomon was recruited to play the viper position under former defensive coordinator Don Brown. He played five snaps from scrimmage against Western Michigan. 

QB Dan Villari

: The former three-star recruit was a late addition to the 2020 class and completed 1 of 3 pass attempts for 26 yards during his tenure in Ann Arbor. 

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Coaching changes

DL coach Shaun Nua:

One of the more gregarious personalities on staff, Nua reportedly accepted a position to coach the defensive line at Southern California

Early enrollees

The majority of Michigan's 2022 recruiting class decided to enroll early in Ann Arbor to participate in spring football. Here's a look at who is already on campus and working with the Wolverines: 


WR Darrius Clemons from Portland, Oregon.


QB Jayden Denegal from Apple Valley, California.


DL Mason Graham from Anaheim, California.


DB Will Johnson from Grosse Pointe South.


OL Connor Jones from Monument, Colorado.


DB Kody Jones from Germantown, Tennessee .


TE Colston Loveland from Gooding, Idaho.


EDGE Derrick Moore from Baltimore, Maryland.


WR Tyler Morris from La Grange Park, Illinois.


OL Olu Oluwatimi from Upper Marlboro, Maryland. 


QB Alex Orji from Sachse, Texas.


DB Myles Pollard from Brentwood, Tennessee.


DB Keon Sabb from Bradenton, Florida.


WR Amorion Walker from Ponchatoula, Louisiana.

Source : https://www.freep.com/story/sports/college/university-michigan/wolverines/2022/01/05/michigan-football-2022-offseason-move-tracker/9107296002/