Ranked as the eighth best team in the country during the preseason by the AP, Michigan (2-2) has failed to live up to the hype so far this season.
After an embarrassing 41-14 loss to Alabama in Week 1, the Wolverines flirted with defeat against Air Force, and suffered a tough loss at the hands of rival Notre Dame two weeks later.
The Maize and Blue have been plagued by inconsistent play from their offense, largely due to poor performances from quarterback Denard Robinson in big games. Robinson has made too many bad decisions, throwing an NCAA-high eight interceptions.
It is obvious that Shoelace needs to get it together for the Wolverines to still compete for a Big Ten title. However, he could use some help along the way from some of his teammates.
Here are four Wolverines who need to pick up the team before it's too late.