The Wolverines are the favorite to land the former 5-star QB.
A favorite has reportedly emerged in the race to land the top quarterback on the transfer market.
Michigan is the “front-runner” to land Ole Miss QB Shea Patterson, who’s expected to transfer out of the Rebels’ program as a result of the NCAA sanctions.
The Toledo Blade‘s Kyle Rowland reports that the Wolverines are the favorite and that Patterson expects to be able to play in 2018.
Sources: Michigan is the front-runner to land Shea Patterson, and the Ole Miss QB expects to be eligible to play immediately.
— Kyle Rowland (@KyleRowland) December 6, 2017
Patterson, the No. 3 overall recruit in the 2016 class, has impressed early in his career at Ole Miss.
Michigan is reportedly going to host him and two other potential Ole Miss transfers in Ann Arbor this weekend.
Jim Harbaugh was spotted in Oxford earlier this week.