2012 Michigan Football Roster
Wisterts Recognized as Football Legends; Kovacs to Wear No. 11
Ford Named Michigan Football Legend; Morgan to Wear No. 48 Jersey
Kramer Recognized as Michigan Football Legend, Moore to Wear No. 87
Postgame Quotes: #19 Michigan 31, Air Force 25
Countdown to Kickoff continues with fifth-year senior Brandon Moore, who is filling a veteran role among the tight ends group that includes talented rookies Devin Funchess and A.J. Williams.
Receptions: 1, twice (last vs. Purdue, Oct. 29, 2011)
Yards: 19, vs. Delaware State (Oct. 17, 2009)
Long: 19, vs. Delaware State (Oct. 17, 2009)
At Michigan ... appeared in 19 games at tight end, making one start ... wore No. 87 jersey for the remainder of his senior season after switching from No. 89 in honor of "Michigan Football Legend" Ron Kramer prior to Massachusetts game (Sept. 15).
Fifth-Year Senior (2012) ...wore No. 87 jersey for the remainder of the season after switching form No. 89 in honor of "Michigan Football Legend" Ron Kramer prior to Massachusetts game (Sept. 15) ... missed games against Purdue (Oct. 6), Notre Dame (Sept. 22), Massachusetts (Sept. 15) and Air Force (Sept. 8) due to injury ... made first career start at tight end vs. Alabama (Sept. 1); also contributed on special teams in season opener.
Senior/Junior (2011) ... Sugar Bowl champion ... earned first varsity letter ... appeared in 12 games; played as a reserve tight end in all 12 and contributed on special teams in three games ... PURDUE (Oct. 29) ... recorded second career catch for nine yards.
Junior/Sophomore (2010) ... made his season debut on special teams vs. Massachusetts (Sept. 18) ... appeared as a reserve at tight end vs. Bowling Green (Sept. 25).
Sophomore/Freshman (2009) ... appeared in three games ... made career debut at tight end vs. Western Michigan (Sept. 5) ... saw action at tight end vs. Eastern Michigan (Sept. 19) ... earned his first collegiate reception for 19 yards at tight end vs. Delaware State (Oct. 17).
Freshman (2008) ... did not see game action ... redshirted.
Prep ... attended Trotwood-Madison High School (2008) coached by Maurice Douglass ... carries a 4.25 grade point average ... Key Statistics... finished with 51 career receptions for 866 yards and 11 touchdowns ... scored four touchdowns and gained 518 receiving yards as a senior ... collected 25 receptions for 350 yards and five touchdowns junior year ... caught 13 passes and scored three TDs as a sophomore ... Honors and Rankings... PrepStar Magazine All-American ... four-star prospect, the No. 8 tight end nationally and the 13th-best player in the state of Ohio by Rivals.com ... rated as the fifth-best athlete among tight ends according to Rivals.com ...three-star prospect and the 43rd-best tight end nationally by Scout.com ... rated No. 15 player on the Detroit Free Press Best of the Midwest rankings ... listed as the 114th-best overall player nationally on the ESPN 150 rankings ... listed as the No. 17 player in the Mid-west by G&W Recruiting Report ... ranked as the No. 91 prospect in the country by Tom Lemming ... participated in the Under Armour All-American game.
Personal ... Brandon Moore was born March 29, 1990, in Dayton, Ohio ... from the same high school as wide receiver Roy Roundtree and running back Michael Shaw ... enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts, majoring in brain, behavior and cognitive science.