Jake Butt

There are few tight ends in the country who can take over a Football game. Over the past few years, Michigan tight end Jake Butt has continued to work on his craft. Although Michigan lacked offensive weapons last year, he was able to take his game to the next level.

Jake Butt has a unique skill set for a tight end. He is a match up problem for defenses, and this helps the offense to exploit weaknesses for yards and points.

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Few defensive coordinators have been able to contain him. Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh has done a great job of getting him open in games. In fact, it is the biggest games where he shines the most. He is also a great run blocker, and represents what it looks like to be a complete tight end in college football. 

2016 Season.

Michigan looks to build on a strong 2015 campaign in 2016. Over the past couple of years, the Michigan faithful have been getting a little restless that their team is not competing on a national stage.

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This is a great chance for the team to garner fan support and get the program back on track. With Ohio State competing at a high level, it is important for Michigan to push back in the face of their rival. Over the past couple of years, Ohio State has been the better team. They are also recruiting at a higher level right now. Michigan is a program on the rise, and it is players like Jake Butt who will be able to take them to the next level. He is a great example of a student athlete and is a positive role model that others can follow.

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Michigan.

If Michigan is going to meet expectations this year, Jake Butt needs to have a solid year. He was one of the biggest offensive threats that the team had last year. There are a lot of defensive coordinators who would love to scheme a way to slow him down. However, this is a lot easier said than actually accomplished. He was able to stand out from his peers last year, and he is now a preseason all american.

This is a great honor, and players like Jake Butt deserve more recognition in the spotlight. 

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