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Elite Program Named Transfer Option For Notre Dame QB Brandon Wimbush

Brandon Wimbush running the ball for Notre Dame.

CHESTNUT HILL, MA - SEPTEMBER 16: Brandon Wimbush #7 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish rushes for a 65-yard touchdown during the fourth quarter against the Boston College Eagles at Alumni Stadium on September 16, 2017 in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts. (Photo by Tim Bradbury/Getty Images)

Notre Dame quarterback Brandon Wimbush is expected to move on from the Fighting Irish's program following the College Football Playoff.

Wimbush, who has just one season of eligibility remaining, is sticking with Notre Dame through the College Football Playoff.

Then, he's expected to move on to a different program.

Where will the former Fighting Irish starting quarterback end up?

Yahoo! Sports named an elite program a potential option, saying that Ohio State could be interested in Wimbush if it missed out on Georgia five-star QB Justin Fields.

Here's what Yahoo! Sports said about Wimbush's decision:

With a five-star pedigree, 13-3 record as a starter and a high-character reputation, Wimbush will certainly be coveted for his experience. He faces a tricky choice, as he’d only have one year of eligibility remaining. He could stay at Notre Dame, where his options include potentially changing positions to receiver or tailback to flash for the NFL. He could also work toward an MBA if he sticks around, as the coaches at Notre Dame have raved about his off-field potential all season. Does he try and be a CEO immediately? Or give the NFL a shot? There’d certainly be programs willing to try him at quarterback, though his well-documented accuracy issues could scare off high-end suitors. Wimbush’s decision is rooted in whether he’d like to attempt a career in football, and what position he’d like to try it at.

Ohio State is considered the favorite for Fields, though he's yet to make an official decision.

Notre Dame, meanwhile, is set to play Clemson in the College Football Playoff at 4 p.m. E.T. The game will be on ESPN.