Wilson's turn is now

Caleb Wilson has been around the game of football since he was born. His father played, he is now a coaching in the SEC, and Caleb is working to become a top recruit in the class of 2015...

Caleb Wilson moved to North Oconee High School from Starkville High School in January when his father Chris Wilson was hired by the University of Georgia away from Mississippi State University.

The 2015 quarterback started a handful of games in 2012 as a sophomore, but he spent most of the season backing up 2013 Mississippi State signee Gabe Myles.

He is now preparing for a big season in 2013.

"I am working out a lot and trying to improve my agility and explosiveness right now," Wilson told Scout. "I throw a lot with my quarterback coach every week and I am working out with my teammates at North Oconee trying to get on the same page with them too. I am working hard for sure."

While he is working on the physical part of the game with his teammates and trainers, he improves different ways when he spends time with his father.

"It helps a ton to have a dad like mine because he knows so much about football. I am able to watch tape with him to understand things better, I am able to watch guys like Aaron Murray (Georgia) and Tyler Russell (Mississippi State) practice to learn from them, and I see what I have to do to make it to the next level. It really helps me a ton to have my dad a college coach. He has helped me a lot in different ways."

The 6-foot-3, 190 pound signal caller mentioned Murray and Russell, two very good SEC quarterbacks that can do many things under center.

They each have their own strengths, so what does Wilson think his are right now?

"I feel like I am more of a pocket passer and I feel I am throw with good accuracy," he said. "I need to work on my arm strength and as it gets stronger, I will be a better overall quarterback. I know how to get the playmakers the ball too and that is important for a quarterback."

Schools are already starting to show interest in Wilson including Georgia and Mississippi State. Wilson is looking forward to the recruiting process and to seeing which schools decide to pursue him, but there is one school that currently has a special place in his heart and mind.

"Oklahoma has always been my dream school. My dad went to school there, he then coached there, and if they offered me, it would be hard to look at other schools. I love the atmosphere there, I love their tradition, and most of their quarterbacks go to the NFL."

It is clear the Sooners stand out to this talented sophomore out of Bogart, Ga. right now, but there is still plenty of time for other schools to catch Wilson's attention.

Stay tuned to Scout for Wilson's recruitment.

Chad Simmons is currently a National Recruiting Analyst for FOX Sports/Scout. He started with Scout in 2003 and then moved on to another Recruiting Service from 2004-2008 before returning to Scout the first of 2009 to become South Recruiting Manager.
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