Kicker Gibbons becomes real weapon

Special teams analysis: Return game teeters on verge of awful, punting falters

Updated: December 9, 2011, 11:10 AM ET
By Chantel Jennings | WolverineNation
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- The season started out well for Michigan's special teams, with a strong showing against Western Michigan, and throughout the season they came up big on the road and at Michigan Stadium.

Offensive and defensive players have walked into the postgame news conferences and praised the special teams.