Yes Tate Forcier and Denard Robinson are true freshman, and the nation seems to be skeptical of them because of their mistakes in the losses of Michigan State and Iowa. But these are two freshman still getting a feel of the college level, and will only get better.
Forcier has showed how impressive he is, and how much heart he has since game 1. Having big comeback wins against Notre Dame and Indiana, having a good view of the field, and showing he's the perfect fit for this new spread offense Rich Rod has brought in.
Currently Forcier has thrown for 1027 yards, 11 TD's (9 passing, 2 rushing), and completing about 58 percent of his passes. Forcier is quick with decisions, and is a threat both throwing and running the ball. He shows improvement each and every game and will only get better.
Denard Robinson has been just as impressive. His biggest threat is his quickness and ability to make big plays running the ball, but needs some work on his passing game. He has only thrown for 172 yards, and 2 TD's, but it is his rushing that sparks the offense.
He is amazingly quick, and has great view of the field and finds the holes in the defense. He has rushed for 273 yards and has scored 5 TD's on the ground. Sure it doesn't seem like much, but with his limited time playing as Forcier's backup, it is pretty impressive to see him come in, and be able to rush the ball against any defense.
These two freshman are probably the best duo in college football, and will impress fans around the nation for the next few years with what they are capable of doing on the field. Give these two a little more playing time, get some more experience in the game, and bring in the rest of the pieces to the puzzle for this spread offense, and they will be the perfect candidates to lead the Wolverines to another National Championship.
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