FSU Camp Preview: Defense

Today we will look at some of the defensive prospect that will most likely camp at one of the two FSU camp sessions which starts on July 5th.

Defensive Tackle:

Ryan McMahon of Rome (GA) Darlington is a high motor prospect that was first offered by the Seminoles. The 6-foot-3 and 275 pound standout has talked about making a decision by the end of the summer. The Noles main competion for him are Auburn and Georgia. The Dawgs haven't offered him yet. As a junior, he recorded 48 tackles and 12 tackles for loss.

Defensive End:

Rodney Gnat of Jacksonville (Fla.) Wolfson is an intriguing prospect that has the Noles high on his list. In fact, we predict that the 6-foot-4 and 225 pound standout would commit to the Noles with a Garnet & Gold offer. Some of the schools that have offered him are Louisville, Central Florida, Connecticut and East Carolina. As a junior, he recorded 35 tackles and 13 sacks.


Marcus Sims of Tallahassee (Fla.) North Florida Christian is one of the top linebacker prospects in the Southeast. The younger brother of Ernie Sims will also camp with Georgia. As a junior he was selected 1st all- big bend by rushing for 1,154 yards and 17 touchdowns. On defense, he recorded 84 tackles, 10 tackles for a loss and two sacks.

Morrice Richardson of Atlanta (GA) Westlake is a possibility to attend the FSU camp. With a FSU offer, the Noles could move to the top of the 6-foot-2 and 215 pound standout's list. Some of the schools that have tendered him an offer are Alabama, Auburn, Georgia Tech, Ohio State and Virginia Tech. As a junior, he recorded 85 tackles and three sacks.


Patrick Robinson of Miami (Fla.) Gulliver Prep has seen his stock on the rise. Some of the schools that have offered the 5-foot-11 and 179 pound standout with 4.4 40-yard dash speed are Florida State, Florida, Tennessee, Auburn and Pittsburgh. Robinson grew up a Seminole fan and he might commit at the camp.

Ryan Hill of Tallahassee (Fla.) Rickards is one of the top cornerbacks in the state. The 5-foot-11 and 186 pound four-standout already has offers from Florida, Auburn, LSU, Iowa, Iowa State, Rutgers, Nebraska, South Florida, and Central Florida. Hill is the cousin of former Seminole cornerback Corey Fuller. As a junior, he recorded 53 tackles and four interceptions.

Marcus Udell of Tallahassee (Fla.) Godby has some impressive offers, including Florida, Maryland, Alabama, Georgia, Iowa, Arkansas and South Carolina. As a junior, he recorded 54 tackles, four interceptions and10 pass breakups.


DeAndre McDaniel of Tallahassee (Fla.) Godby was extended a scholarship from his childhood favorite Florida State back in May. The Noles are the team to beat and there's a possibility that he could commit soon. As a junior, he had 53 tackles, eight interceptions, and he returned three of those for touchdowns.

Jamal Harvey of Jacksonville (Fla.) Jackson is one of the top athletes in the state of Florida and he has the offers to back up his hype. However, he grew up a fan of the Seminoles and he's hoping for an offer from his childhood favorite. The 6-foot-2 and 195 pound standout has a top five of Ole Miss, Florida State, Florida, Miami and Georgia.

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