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Donovan Peoples-Jones, No. 1 WR In 2017 Class, Announces Commitment To Michigan

Donovan Peoples-Jones before he made his decision on Michigan.

The No. 1 wide receiver in the 2017 class announced his commitment.

Donovan Peoples-Jones, the nation's No. 1 wide receiver, committed to Michigan.

Michigan was seen as the favorite, but Florida State and Ohio State were also viewed as legitimate possibilities.

Peoples-Jones has the size, at 6-foot-2 and 193 pounds, to make an immediate impact as a true freshman. According to 247Sports' Composite Rankings, the Detroit native is the No. 11 recruit in the entire country, and the No. 1 overall wide receiver. Peoples-Jones is also the No. 1 player in the state of Michigan.

His commitment to Michigan makes him the Wolverines' highest-ranked recruit, and the only 5-star product in Michigan's 2017 class so far.