Originally posted on Football Nation  |  Last updated 2/25/13
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It’s all part of the process for every team in every sport. Eventually, players will move on to bigger and better things. In this case, it’s the NFL. The stars of the 2012 college football season all left an imprint on their prospective teams, and in turn, will leave massive shoes to fill for 2013.Here’s a look at some of the younger players that will look to fill the void of those that have come before them.1.    Devin Gardner, QB, MichiganIn 2013, Devin Gardner will look to fill the shoes of a quarterback that never tied his shoelaces. Denard Robinson came to Michigan as an unknown 3-star athlete out of Florida, and left one of the most prolific players in school history. While Robinson had has struggles as a passer, he became a Wolverine legend with his dynamic plays and track star speed. Gardner will improve the quarterback play, but the explosive plays and, most importantly, the leadership that ‘Shoelace’ brought to the table will assuredly be down next season.2.    Jake Waters...
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