He has a huge frame and moves extremely well. He could get his first shot at tight end on the the college level, but with the demand on left tackles in college and the NFL, it would not be surprising at all to see him moved.
Cottam has attended one camp, and he updates his list of favorites.
"Ole Miss is real close to home, and I like the small town feel," the 6-7, 255-pounder adds. "I grew up watching Notre Dame a lot on TV, and I like their football tradition. I think I would have an opportunity to play early at Auburn, and I like their coaches a lot."
Tennessee looks to be the early leader for Cottam with the family connections, but he is playing it fairly close to the vest.