Michigan quarterback Shea Patterson, who will lead the Wolverines towards Florida within the Peach Bowl on Dec. 29, introduced through Twitter on Friday that he’ll return for one more season in Ann Arbor.
It was thought that Patterson, who transferred to Michigan from Ole Miss this season due to NCAA violations in Oxford, may enter the upcoming NFL Draft.
“Cannot wait to play with the seniors one final time within the Peach Bowl,” Patterson stated in his Twitter assertion. “I additionally need to welcome and congratulate the brand new signing class — are available in able to work as a result of we’re coming for the whole lot subsequent season.”
Patterson closed his assertion with “#Thosewhostay,” referencing the “Those that keep will probably be champions” slogan made well-known by former Michigan head coach Bo Schembechler.
Patterson received the beginning job in fall follow and offered some much-needed stability on the place for head coach Jim Harbaugh and the Wolverines.
Patterson accomplished 65.1 p.c of his passes for two,364 yards and 21 touchdowns with 5 interceptions for the Wolverines (10-2). He additionally rushed for 268 yards and two touchdowns this season.