Loss Impact: DL Ryan Van Bergen 

February, 23, 2012
Paired with our Exit Interview series, Loss Impact looks at departed seniors who were starters/major contributors during their time at Michigan.

Previous Loss Impact: C David Molk; DB Troy Woolfolk; OL Mark Huyge; DT Mike Martin; WR Martavious Odoms; TE Kevin Koger; DL Will Heininger

Ryan Van Bergen never considered going anywhere other than Michigan. He didn't really visit anywhere else. He didn't even mull it over all that much. When the Wolverines offered, Van Bergen was heading from the west side of Michigan to Ann Arbor.
Drive Through: Is Michigan Hurting the Big Ten?
In 2011 Michigan went 11- 2. Since then, they've posted a 15-11 record and concurrently, the Big Ten has seen its national perception suffer. Is Michigan to blame for the Big Ten's image problem?