WolverineNation links: Assessing the TEs

Michael Rothstein: The New England Patriots are making the tight end position all the rage, and it should have a trickle-down effect to the college game. Michigan has made no secret it wants to revamp its offense once Denard Robinson is done and find pass-catching tight ends for coordinator Al Borges.

Recruiting tight endsInsider: Michigan fell behind in tight end recruiting during the Rich Rodriguez era, but it now is trying to catch up with promises of making the position a focal point in the future.

Exit InterviewInsider: Kevin Koger was caught in a spread offense for three years, but his senior year and his play at postseason all-star games might get him drafted.

Loss ImpactInsider: Kevin Koger will be missed as much for his leadership in the locker room as his on-field abilities.

Top 5 all-time Michigan tight endsInsider: WolverineNation ranks the best of the Wolverines at the position.

Tom VanHaarenInsider: Recruiting mailbag.