2008 Roster
Coaches  |  Alphabetical  |  Numerical 


Alphabetical
No.NameHt.Wt.Pos.ClassHometown - Last School
5Johnny Adams5-11165CBFRAkron, Ohio - Buchtel
42Ryan Allison6-3224LBSRLake Orion, Mich. - Lake Orion
27Andre Anderson5-9186RBRS FRBarrington, Ill. - Barrington
87Todd Anderson6-2244DERS FRJackson, Mich. - Napoleon
58Trevor Anderson6-2250DEJRDetroit, Mich. - Cincinnati
60Mike Bacon6-4305OLSRLansing, Mich. - Lansing Catholic Central
18Aaron Bates6-0188PSONew Concord, Ohio - John Glenn
28Mike Bell5-11190SSRShaker Heights, Ohio - Shaker Heights
40Nick Bendzuck6-3235FBSOStrongsville, Ohio - Mercyhurst College
22Josh Bodell6-0180CBSOFrankfort, Mich. - Frankfort
15Todd Boleski6-6215KSRDearborn Heights, Mich. - Divine Child
34Andre Buford5-8180RBFRWaterford, Mich. - Detroit Country Day
13Charles Burrell6-2210SFRDetroit, Mich. - Southeastern
85Garrett Celek6-5238TERS FRCincinnati, Ohio - LaSalle
57Rocco Cironi6-6308OTJRWarren, Ohio - Warren G. Harding
69Forrest Cohn6-0218SNFRSouth Lyon, Mich. - South Lyon
87Milton Colbert6-5209WRFRVilla Park, Ill. - Willowbrook
4Dan Conroy5-10165KFRWheaton, Ill. - Wheaton Warrenville South
8Kirk Cousins6-3197QBRS FRHolland, Mich. - Holland Christian
3B.J. Cunningham6-2205WRRS FRWesterville, Ohio - Westerville South
84Deon Curry6-1215WRSROakland Township, Mich. - Detroit Country Day
38Kendell Davis-Clark5-11210CBSRAlliance, Ohio - Alliance
77J'Michael Deane6-5294OTSOToronto, Ontario - Newtonbrook Secondary School
55Adam Decker6-2238LBJRRochester Hills, Mich. - Brother Rice
2Mark Dell6-2188WRSOFarmington Hills, Mich. - Harrison
34Brandon Denson5-11222LBJRWillow Run, Mich. - Willow Run
71John Deyo6-6283OLFRBattle Creek, Mich. - Gull Lake
81David Duran6-5240TERS FRMarietta, Ga. - Kell
67Joel Foreman6-3308OGRS FRHighland, Mich. - Milford
33Danny Fortener6-1199SJRKettering, Ohio - Archbishop Alter
83Charlie Gantt6-4252TESOFarmington Hills, Mich. - Brother Rice
50Steve Gardiner6-1214LBFRDublin, Ohio - Coffman
43Eric Gordon6-0224LBSOTraverse City, Mich. - Traverse City West
41Mike Haddad5-9194LBFRAvon Lake, Ohio - Avon Lake
2Matt Haughey5-9170KSRBridgman, Mich. - Bridgman
45Andrew Hawken6-2238FBJRWyoming, Mich. - Grandville
31Ashton Henderson5-11182CBJRTallahassee, Fla. - Lincoln
49Dwayne Holmes6-0286DESRDetroit, Mich. - Henry Ford
91Tyler Hoover6-7268DEFRNovi, Mich. - Novi
7Brian Hoyer6-3215QBSRNorth Olmsted, Ohio - St. Ignatius
74Zach Hueter6-7330OLFRColumbiaville, Mich. - North Branch
11Marcus Hyde6-0199SSOFostoria, Ohio - Fostoria
93Antonio Jeremiah6-5318DLSOHilliard, Ohio - Hilliard Darby
20A.J. Jimmerson5-10208RBJRSt. Louis, Mo. - Hazelwood Central
92Ishmyl Johnson6-5275DESORahway, N.J. - Milford Academy
26Jesse Johnson5-10187SSODurand, Mich. - Durand Area
53Greg Jones6-1222LBSOCincinnati, Ohio - Archbishop Moeller
98Michael Jordan6-5287DTJRLansing, Mich. - Eastern Arizona College
94Cameron Jude6-3240DEFRChesterfield, Va. - Manchester
97Justin Kershaw6-5273DTSRColumbus, Ohio - Reynoldsburg
11Dan Knibbs5-11188WRRS FRChicago, Ill. - Mount Carmel
32Ashton Leggett5-11228RBRS FRMuskegon, Mich. - Muskegon
80Brian Linthicum6-4235TESOLos Angeles, Calif. - Clemson
47Brandon Long6-4250DESRCanton, Ohio - GlenOak
89Cam Martin6-3178WRRS FRTampa, Fla. - H.B. Plant
82Keshawn Martin6-0180WRFRInkster, Mich. - John Glenn
73Roland Martin6-5330OGSRChicago, Ill. - Harper
80Tyrone Mattison6-1200LBFRDetroit, Mich. - Frederick Douglass
62Chris McDonald6-5284OL/DLFRSterling Heights, Mich. - Henry Ford II
75Jared McGaha6-6290OLRS FRPowell, Tenn. - Powell
35Jeff McPherson6-1240FBSRLowell, Mich. - Lowell
79Jesse Miller6-6318OTSRSomerville, N.J. - Somerville
36Jon Misch6-2205LBSOWaterford, Mich. - Orchard Lake St. Mary's
64Brendon Moss6-6287OGJRBay Village, Ohio - Fork Union Military Academy
89Colin Neely6-1248DESOBethlehem, Pa. - Freedom
9Keith Nichol6-2205QBSOLowell, Mich. - Oklahoma
65Joel Nitchman6-3297CJRKalamazoo, Mich. - Hackett Catholic Central
14Chase Parker5-8168CBFRMason, Mich. - Mason
52Andrew Pendy6-1235LBJRShelby Township, Mich. - Utica Eisenhower
96Kevin Pickelman6-3248DTRS FRMarshall, Mich. - Marshall
24Caulton Ray5-9197RBFRSouthfield, Mich. - Brother Rice
61Arthur Ray Jr.6-3300OLFRChicago, Ill. - Mount Carmel
23Javon Ringer5-9202RBSRDayton, Ohio - Chaminade-Julienne
39Trenton Robinson5-10180CBFRBay City, Mich. - Bay City Central
54David Rolf6-3215LBFRPiqua, Ohio - Piqua
44Josh Rouse6-3235FBJRNewtown, Conn. - Valley Forge Military Academy
16Chris D. Rucker5-10170WRRS FRDetroit, Mich. - Detroit Country Day
29Chris L. Rucker6-2190CBSOWarren, Ohio - Warren G. Harding
68Ethan Ruhland6-6278OLFRLake Orion, Mich. - Lake Orion
76Mike Schmeding6-8320OTJRRutherford, N.J. - St. Mary's
10Kyle Selden6-5184PFRWaterford, Mich. - Our Lady of the Lakes
47Adam Setterbo6-3246FBRS FRSpring Lake, Mich. - Spring Lake Senior
56Alex Shackleton6-2242SNSOBreckenridge, Colo. - Summit
6Fred Smith6-2218WRFRDetroit, Mich. - Southeastern
88Kyle Smith6-2235LBSRNovi, Mich. - Detroit Catholic Central
17Charlie Snow6-3190QBFRPleasant Lake, Mich. - Leslie
13Brad Sonntag5-8173WRRS FRSaginaw, Mich. - Nouvel Catholic Central
12David Spears5-10203RBFRMuskegon, Mich. - Muskegon
48Drew Stevens6-4225LB/FBFRDelaware, Ohio - Olentangy
66John Stipek6-5298OGJRMacomb Township, Mich. - Dakota
57Johnathan Strayhorn6-0252DERS FRDetroit, Mich. - Oak Park
14Brett Swenson5-8169KJRPompano Beach, Fla. - St. Thomas Aquinas
30Brynden Trawick6-3223SFRMarietta, Ga. - Sprayberry
9Jeremy Ware5-10184CBJRFort Myers, Fla. - South Carolina
37Ross Weaver6-1202CBJRSouthfield, Mich. - Southfield
35Marcus Webb5-11220LBJRPontiac, Mich. - Harper College
25Blair White6-2200WRJRSaginaw, Mich. - Nouvel Catholic Central
32Mitchell White6-1165WRFRLivonia, Mich. - Stevenson
86Myles White6-1165WRFRLivonia, Mich. - Stevenson
21Otis Wiley6-2210SSRFlint, Mich. - Carman-Ainsworth
19David Williams5-9179WRSOMonroeville, Pa. - Gateway
51Jamiihr Williams6-3240LBFRLima, Ohio - Trotwood-Madison
70Oren Wilson6-3288NTSOTeaneck, N.J. - Harmony Community
41Glenn Winston6-2218RBFRDetroit, Mich. - Denby Tech
63Anthony Woods6-3325OLFRMelvindale, Mich. - Melvindale
99Jerel Worthy6-3305DTFRHuber Heights, Ohio - Wayne

Coaches

Mark Dantonio - Head Coach
Don Treadwell - Offensive Coordinator
Pat Narduzzi - Defensive Coordinator
Harlon Barnett - Secondary
Dan Enos - Running Backs
Ted Gill - Defensive Line
Dan Roushar - Offensive Line
Mark Staten - Tight Ends & Recruiting Coordinator
Mike Tressel - Special Teams/Linebackers
Dave Warner - Quarterbacks
Tim Allen - Director of Football Operations
Dino Folino - Director of Personnel/Player Development
Randy Gillon - Speed Coach
Tommy Hoke - Assoc. Head Strength & Conditioning Coach
Brad Lunsford - Director of Executive Football Operations
Ken Mannie - Head Strength & Conditioning Coach

Numerical
No.NameHt.Wt.Pos.ClassHometown - Last School
2Matt Haughey5-9170KSRBridgman, Mich. - Bridgman
2Mark Dell6-2188WRSOFarmington Hills, Mich. - Harrison
3B.J. Cunningham6-2205WRRS FRWesterville, Ohio - Westerville South
4Dan Conroy5-10165KFRWheaton, Ill. - Wheaton Warrenville South
5Johnny Adams5-11165CBFRAkron, Ohio - Buchtel
6Fred Smith6-2218WRFRDetroit, Mich. - Southeastern
7Brian Hoyer6-3215QBSRNorth Olmsted, Ohio - St. Ignatius
8Kirk Cousins6-3197QBRS FRHolland, Mich. - Holland Christian
9Keith Nichol6-2205QBSOLowell, Mich. - Oklahoma
9Jeremy Ware5-10184CBJRFort Myers, Fla. - South Carolina
10Kyle Selden6-5184PFRWaterford, Mich. - Our Lady of the Lakes
11Marcus Hyde6-0199SSOFostoria, Ohio - Fostoria
11Dan Knibbs5-11188WRRS FRChicago, Ill. - Mount Carmel
12David Spears5-10203RBFRMuskegon, Mich. - Muskegon
13Brad Sonntag5-8173WRRS FRSaginaw, Mich. - Nouvel Catholic Central
13Charles Burrell6-2210SFRDetroit, Mich. - Southeastern
14Chase Parker5-8168CBFRMason, Mich. - Mason
14Brett Swenson5-8169KJRPompano Beach, Fla. - St. Thomas Aquinas
15Todd Boleski6-6215KSRDearborn Heights, Mich. - Divine Child
16Chris D. Rucker5-10170WRRS FRDetroit, Mich. - Detroit Country Day
17Charlie Snow6-3190QBFRPleasant Lake, Mich. - Leslie
18Aaron Bates6-0188PSONew Concord, Ohio - John Glenn
19David Williams5-9179WRSOMonroeville, Pa. - Gateway
20A.J. Jimmerson5-10208RBJRSt. Louis, Mo. - Hazelwood Central
21Otis Wiley6-2210SSRFlint, Mich. - Carman-Ainsworth
22Josh Bodell6-0180CBSOFrankfort, Mich. - Frankfort
23Javon Ringer5-9202RBSRDayton, Ohio - Chaminade-Julienne
24Caulton Ray5-9197RBFRSouthfield, Mich. - Brother Rice
25Blair White6-2200WRJRSaginaw, Mich. - Nouvel Catholic Central
26Jesse Johnson5-10187SSODurand, Mich. - Durand Area
27Andre Anderson5-9186RBRS FRBarrington, Ill. - Barrington
28Mike Bell5-11190SSRShaker Heights, Ohio - Shaker Heights
29Chris L. Rucker6-2190CBSOWarren, Ohio - Warren G. Harding
30Brynden Trawick6-3223SFRMarietta, Ga. - Sprayberry
31Ashton Henderson5-11182CBJRTallahassee, Fla. - Lincoln
32Mitchell White6-1165WRFRLivonia, Mich. - Stevenson
32Ashton Leggett5-11228RBRS FRMuskegon, Mich. - Muskegon
33Danny Fortener6-1199SJRKettering, Ohio - Archbishop Alter
34Brandon Denson5-11222LBJRWillow Run, Mich. - Willow Run
34Andre Buford5-8180RBFRWaterford, Mich. - Detroit Country Day
35Marcus Webb5-11220LBJRPontiac, Mich. - Harper College
35Jeff McPherson6-1240FBSRLowell, Mich. - Lowell
36Jon Misch6-2205LBSOWaterford, Mich. - Orchard Lake St. Mary's
37Ross Weaver6-1202CBJRSouthfield, Mich. - Southfield
38Kendell Davis-Clark5-11210CBSRAlliance, Ohio - Alliance
39Trenton Robinson5-10180CBFRBay City, Mich. - Bay City Central
40Nick Bendzuck6-3235FBSOStrongsville, Ohio - Mercyhurst College
41Glenn Winston6-2218RBFRDetroit, Mich. - Denby Tech
41Mike Haddad5-9194LBFRAvon Lake, Ohio - Avon Lake
42Ryan Allison6-3224LBSRLake Orion, Mich. - Lake Orion
43Eric Gordon6-0224LBSOTraverse City, Mich. - Traverse City West
44Josh Rouse6-3235FBJRNewtown, Conn. - Valley Forge Military Academy
45Andrew Hawken6-2238FBJRWyoming, Mich. - Grandville
47Adam Setterbo6-3246FBRS FRSpring Lake, Mich. - Spring Lake Senior
47Brandon Long6-4250DESRCanton, Ohio - GlenOak
48Drew Stevens6-4225LB/FBFRDelaware, Ohio - Olentangy
49Dwayne Holmes6-0286DESRDetroit, Mich. - Henry Ford
50Steve Gardiner6-1214LBFRDublin, Ohio - Coffman
51Jamiihr Williams6-3240LBFRLima, Ohio - Trotwood-Madison
52Andrew Pendy6-1235LBJRShelby Township, Mich. - Utica Eisenhower
53Greg Jones6-1222LBSOCincinnati, Ohio - Archbishop Moeller
54David Rolf6-3215LBFRPiqua, Ohio - Piqua
55Adam Decker6-2238LBJRRochester Hills, Mich. - Brother Rice
56Alex Shackleton6-2242SNSOBreckenridge, Colo. - Summit
57Johnathan Strayhorn6-0252DERS FRDetroit, Mich. - Oak Park
57Rocco Cironi6-6308OTJRWarren, Ohio - Warren G. Harding
58Trevor Anderson6-2250DEJRDetroit, Mich. - Cincinnati
60Mike Bacon6-4305OLSRLansing, Mich. - Lansing Catholic Central
61Arthur Ray Jr.6-3300OLFRChicago, Ill. - Mount Carmel
62Chris McDonald6-5284OL/DLFRSterling Heights, Mich. - Henry Ford II
63Anthony Woods6-3325OLFRMelvindale, Mich. - Melvindale
64Brendon Moss6-6287OGJRBay Village, Ohio - Fork Union Military Academy
65Joel Nitchman6-3297CJRKalamazoo, Mich. - Hackett Catholic Central
66John Stipek6-5298OGJRMacomb Township, Mich. - Dakota
67Joel Foreman6-3308OGRS FRHighland, Mich. - Milford
68Ethan Ruhland6-6278OLFRLake Orion, Mich. - Lake Orion
69Forrest Cohn6-0218SNFRSouth Lyon, Mich. - South Lyon
70Oren Wilson6-3288NTSOTeaneck, N.J. - Harmony Community
71John Deyo6-6283OLFRBattle Creek, Mich. - Gull Lake
73Roland Martin6-5330OGSRChicago, Ill. - Harper
74Zach Hueter6-7330OLFRColumbiaville, Mich. - North Branch
75Jared McGaha6-6290OLRS FRPowell, Tenn. - Powell
76Mike Schmeding6-8320OTJRRutherford, N.J. - St. Mary's
77J'Michael Deane6-5294OTSOToronto, Ontario - Newtonbrook Secondary School
79Jesse Miller6-6318OTSRSomerville, N.J. - Somerville
80Tyrone Mattison6-1200LBFRDetroit, Mich. - Frederick Douglass
80Brian Linthicum6-4235TESOLos Angeles, Calif. - Clemson
81David Duran6-5240TERS FRMarietta, Ga. - Kell
82Keshawn Martin6-0180WRFRInkster, Mich. - John Glenn
83Charlie Gantt6-4252TESOFarmington Hills, Mich. - Brother Rice
84Deon Curry6-1215WRSROakland Township, Mich. - Detroit Country Day
85Garrett Celek6-5238TERS FRCincinnati, Ohio - LaSalle
86Myles White6-1165WRFRLivonia, Mich. - Stevenson
87Milton Colbert6-5209WRFRVilla Park, Ill. - Willowbrook
87Todd Anderson6-2244DERS FRJackson, Mich. - Napoleon
88Kyle Smith6-2235LBSRNovi, Mich. - Detroit Catholic Central
89Colin Neely6-1248DESOBethlehem, Pa. - Freedom
89Cam Martin6-3178WRRS FRTampa, Fla. - H.B. Plant
91Tyler Hoover6-7268DEFRNovi, Mich. - Novi
92Ishmyl Johnson6-5275DESORahway, N.J. - Milford Academy
93Antonio Jeremiah6-5318DLSOHilliard, Ohio - Hilliard Darby
94Cameron Jude6-3240DEFRChesterfield, Va. - Manchester
96Kevin Pickelman6-3248DTRS FRMarshall, Mich. - Marshall
97Justin Kershaw6-5273DTSRColumbus, Ohio - Reynoldsburg
98Michael Jordan6-5287DTJRLansing, Mich. - Eastern Arizona College
99Jerel Worthy6-3305DTFRHuber Heights, Ohio - Wayne

Coaches

Mark Dantonio - Head Coach
Don Treadwell - Offensive Coordinator
Pat Narduzzi - Defensive Coordinator
Harlon Barnett - Secondary
Dan Enos - Running Backs
Ted Gill - Defensive Line
Dan Roushar - Offensive Line
Mark Staten - Tight Ends & Recruiting Coordinator
Mike Tressel - Special Teams/Linebackers
Dave Warner - Quarterbacks
Tim Allen - Director of Football Operations
Dino Folino - Director of Personnel/Player Development
Randy Gillon - Speed Coach
Tommy Hoke - Assoc. Head Strength & Conditioning Coach
Brad Lunsford - Director of Executive Football Operations
Ken Mannie - Head Strength & Conditioning Coach