2012 Michigan Football Roster
Postgame Notes: Michigan 38, Northwestern 31 (OT)
Monday Press Conference Quotes (vs. Northwestern)
Postgame Notes: Michigan 35, Minnesota 13
Postgame Notes: Nebraska 23, #20 Michigan 9
At Michigan ... two-year letterman ... has appeared in 23 games as a defensive lineman, making seven starts ... has also contributed on special teams.
Junior/Sophomore (2013) ... earned second varsity letter ... appeared in 11 games as a defensive lineman, making seven starts ... also contributed on special teams.
Sophomore/Freshman (2012) ... earned first varsity letter ... appeared in 12 games as a reserve defensive end and four games on special teams ... posted seven tackles and 0.5 tackles for loss ... MINNESOTA (Nov. 3) ... recorded two tackles, including one tackle-for-loss ... NEBRASKA (Oct. 27) ... tallied first career fumble recovery ... made career debut at reserve defensive end vs. Alabama (Sept. 1) ... registered first career tackle.
Freshman (2011) ... Sugar Bowl champion ... did not see game action ... redshirted.
Prep ... attended Hilliard Davidson High School (2011) coached by Brian White ... started 41 straight games on varsity ... led team to 13-1 mark senior season and only allowed 7.1 points per game ... helped team to a 13-1 record and the Ohio Division I state title as a junior ... Key Statistics ... recorded 13 sacks as a senior ... tallied over 60 tackles and 13 sacks while playing defensive end and linebacker as a junior ... Honors and Rankings ... named to the Division I All-State first team as a senior ... consensus choice for Central District Division I Defensive Player of the Year as a senior ... Defensive Player of the Year on the Columbus Dispatch's All-Metro team.
Personal ... Keith Heitzman was born September 1, 1992 ... enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts, majoring in evolutionary anthropology.
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