Since Jake Fromm seems poised to stay under center for Kirby Smart and Georgia for the foreseeable future, former 5-star recruit Justin Fields will likely transfer.
Who saw this coming?
Breaking: Georgia freshman QB Justin Fields is exploring the possibility of transferring to another school, but hasn't yet told the Bulldogs coaching staff that he's leaving, sources told ESPN. pic.twitter.com/PmIVnfL7Pe— ESPN CollegeFootball (@ESPNCFB) December 18, 2018
Due to NCAA eligibility rules, Fields would normally have to sit out one season. However, if Fields exploits a loophole in the rule, he could touch down at his new school and start right away.
Sources: Ohio State is the front-runner to land Georgia quarterback Justin Fields. Ryan Day is a primary reason for the former five-star's interest in the Buckeyes. https://t.co/NRL8X4A6Vz pic.twitter.com/rtAHcsCWYu— Kyle Rowland (@KyleRowland) December 18, 2018
Fields was the subject of several racial slurs earlier in the season. While that is obviously a disgusting incident, Fields could actually use it to his advantage. A player can