When Brady Hoke arrived in 2011, Michigan recruiting immediately took a turn for the better.
The 2012 recruiting class was rated the No. 4 class in the nation by Scout.com, and the 2013 class should at least be in the top five.
Some of those players have already secured spots in the starting lineup or are getting decent playing time. Others will be competing for minutes during the spring.
Let's check out a few of the underclassmen we should be watching carefully: