New SEC Offer

Safety Darrell Simmons, from College Park-Banneker, (Ga.), received a scholarship offer from the University of Alabama, and he took an unofficial visit to Tuscaloosa to attend the Tide's Junior Day. Simmons talks about his visit and updates his current favorites.

"I went to Alabama yesterday, and it was good," said Darrell Simmons from College Park, (Ga.). "I really liked the coaches and the facilities. I sat with coach [Nick] Saban, and I could tell he has a good relationship with his players."

"Coach Saban was telling me that I had really good size for a defensive back. He said I am fast and very athletic."

"I received the offer from Alabama sometime last week. I really like Alabama. I like the atmosphere they have there."

When asked a current list of favorites Simmons replied, "My favorites are Florida, Alabama, Miami, Michigan and Auburn."

Simmons will visit Auburn March 3 for Junior Day as well. He will take several unofficial visits between now and August.

When asked a time-frame for a decision Simmons replied, "I am going to wait it out for a while. I am really wanting to make my decision before the beginning of the season."

Stay with as we continue to track the recruitment of Darrell Simmons.

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