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Kareem Walker, Nation's No. 1 Running Back Committed To Ohio State, Visiting Michigan This Weekend

Kareem Walker, the No. 1 running back in the 2016 class, has been committed since Ohio State since January. He's the third-highest ranked recruit in the Buckeyes' class and a potential Ezekiel Elliott replacement in Columbus. 

Urban Meyer, obviously, wants to hold onto him. 

Michigan has other plans, though. The Wolverines are trying to flip Walker, a New Jersey native. According to's Marc Givler, Walker will visit Michigan this weekend. 

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Michigan currently has the No. 9 class in the country for 2016, per 247 Sports. The Wolverines already have three running backs committed.

Michigan is set to host Northwestern on Saturday.