Sam Webb

Don't be surprised if these players figure prominently in the defensive backfield when all is said and done.

Four early enrollees and a veteran that appears to be turning the corner will be players to watch this spring. When all is said and done they could figure prominently into the defensive backfield equation.

I set up shop in Schembechler Hall last week for several days and over 12 hours gathering intel on the team heading into spring ball. Big thanks to Jim Harbaugh for all the access. I had extended time with every coach, new player Director of Player Personnel Sean Magee, and Jim's right hand man J.T. Rogan. I received a TON of great insight that we'll share in the days leading up to spring ball. A portion of the interviews will be heard on my show on Sports Talk 1050 WTKA, and there will be written stories to correspond to those excerpts so no one here will miss anything. As a matter of fact, you will get more because the some of the hottest dish will appear here on 

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