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Wednesday Michigan Recruiting Roundup: 2017's Top Prospect Seeks Offer from Wolverines

In this edition, read about 2017's top recruit and his desire to receive an offer from Michigan, learn which pivotal Michigan coach received a new contract, and more.

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According to Clint Brewster of Wolverine247 (FREE), the nation's top prospect in the 2017 class is waiting on his offer from Michigan. Dylan Moses, listed as a five-star outside linebacker and running back per the 247Composite, is yet another product from IMG Academy in Florida.

Michigan will host a section of their spring practice at his school's facilities (if the SEC lets them), so Moses will be able to observe the Wolverines put in work first-hand. Said Moses to Derek Tyson of ESPN,

"I've never really seen Michigan up close like that before and I've never visited the school either. It's just a great opportunity and you know, hopefully I can get an offer from them, because I don't have one yet."

He is a former LSU commit and currently holds offers from several programs including Alabama, Florida State, and Texas.

Your move, Coach Harbaugh.

Michigan Athletic Site Second in Site Traffic on NSD

What a week it was. Per Wolverine247 (FREE) and via data extracted from CBSInteractive Advanced Media, Michigan's official athletic page finished second behind Tennessee in terms of the most page views and first in unique views.

Click here for the complete list of schools that finished in the top 10 for both categories.

Michigan LB Coach Chris Patridge Receives New Contract

Per Clint Brewster of Wolverine247 (FREE), Michigan linebackers coach Chris Patridge has received a contract worth 700K over two years. Patridge has been extremely instrumental throughout the offseason on the recruiting trail for the Wolverines, so this is certainly great news.

Previous to this, Patridge was the head coach of Paramus Catholic in New Jersey, home of Rashan Gary and several others. He recently finished 8th on a list of top recruiters in 2016.

Michigan Extends Offer to 2018 Offensive Lineman

National Signing Day may be in the rearview mirror, but that does not mean that the coaching staff has slowed up on the recruiting trail. A few days ago, Michigan offered 2018 offensive lineman Marcus ‘Tank' Jenkins (AL).

Per Tim Sullivan of Rivals (FREE), Jenkins already has several notable offers including Auburn, Alabama, and Florida State, among others.

Take a look at the athlete's sophomore season highlights here, per Hudl: