Landon CollinsThe premier recruit, from Geismar-Dutchtown, La., will announce his college decision at the Under Armour All-American game January 4th. The five-star safety, and ranked No. 2 in the country at his position, has trimmed his list to Alabama and LSU. He is an instant impact player at the next level. The Tide could definitely use him in the secondary with the loss of Mark Barron to the NFL and possibly Robert Lester.
Virginia Tech. He is an elite athlete who can play on either side of the ball. He is also a dangerous weapon on special teams. Alabama is expected to land his commitment.
Auburn and LSU. Alabama remains in the mix, but the projection is he remains in-state.
Florida and Georgia. Alabama and Florida have been considered the frontrunners, but Georgia has made a late push. The debut program, which is filmed in Atlanta, makes one think the Dawgs are looking for his announcement in their favor. Alabama is currently ranked with the No. 3 recruiting class, Florida No. 6, Auburn No. 15, and Georgia at No. 26.
This is a list of top prospects who plan to announce a decision before the University of Alabama returns home from the BCS National Championship in New Orleans.
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