Chris Francis: Decision Coming Soon?

Chris Francis plays linebacker for Coach Joey McGuire's Cedar Hill football team. Both a Baylor legacy and a Baylor recruit, Chris Francis is a name Baylor football fans have been hearing about for a long time. So is he close to a decision? Find out inside

His football coach describes him as a "Greek God.". Chris Francis, a linebacker for Cedar Hill, is one of the biggest names around Texas high school football. caught up with Francis to see how his recruitment has been going.

"Well, our spring game was interesting. We had a lot of talent on our team, but it was a draft so, it was fair in my eyes. I was mostly a spy on the quarterback. He was a running type quarterback, our other quarterback wasn't playing. So, he was a running type quarterback, and he kept trying to bring it down and run so, that's just easy tackles for me."

Francis reports offers from Baylor, Missouri, Tulane, Rice, Utep, Houston, TCU, UNLV, Louisiana Tech, and San Diego State. Francis reports that Baylor and TCU are at the top of his list right now.

Coach McGriff, the Baylor coach responsible for the recruitment of Chris Francis, has made a positive impact on Francis.

"Coach McGriff is real cool. He's real nice. I get along with him real well."

With Romie Blaylock committing to Baylor, how does that affect Chris Francis and the other Cedar Hill football players that hold Baylor offers?

"We all talked about it. It's a good chance that we all might go to Baylor. But everyone's pulling in a lot more offers. Like I got TCU, and they're big. Anthony Blue, he got Wisconsin and Nebraska, so that's big, so I don't know, that may change."

Francis is eyeing a state title, but also wants to obtain first team all-state. As for how soon he is going to commit, Francis doesn't quite know at this time.

"It's up in the air right now, I'm not sure." will keep you up to date on Chris Francis and all of Baylor's recruits throughout the summer.

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