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QB Tate Forcier tweets he's leaving Michigan

Former Michigan quarterback Tate Forcier, who helped the Wolverines win the first four games of the Rich Rodriguez era before slipping on the depth chart and in the classroom, is leaving the school."Its time for me to go," Forcier wrote on Twitter late Wednesday. Messages seeking comment were left with Forcier and his father on Thursday.Forcier, a sophomore, backed up Denard Robinson in eight games last season. He was ruled academically ineligible to play in the Jan. 1 Gator Bowl.Michigan athletic director Dave Brandon said last week that Forcier was no longer with the program as he introduced coach Brady Hoke as Rodriguez's successor."I hate acting like I'm dodging questions," Brandon said Jan. 12 when asked about Forcier's status. "But there are certain limitations as to what I can talk about relative to any student's academic status with the university,"Michael Forcier, who traveled to Ann Arbor recently in the hopes of helping his son earn another chance with the Wolverines, said h...

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