Walk-on football players pay their way, producing for teams around the Big 10

Minnesota running back Jordan Nubin (30) signals for a first down during the second half of an NCAA college football game Oct. 28, against Michigan State, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Abbie Parr)

Minnesota place kicker Dragan Kesich (99) kicks a field goal during the second half of a game against Iowa on Oct. 21 in Iowa City, Iowa. (AP Photo/Matthew Putney)

Nebraska's Malachi Coleman (15) celebrates with Alex Bullock (84) after catching a touchdown pass against Northwestern during the second half of a game on Oct. 21 in Lincoln, Neb. (AP Photo/Rebecca S. Gratz)

ANN ARBOR, Mich. — Joe Taylor may not be a name you know on Michigan’s football roster.