09/07/2007 UPDATE: Georgia Verbal Commitments

Dean Legge takes a quick look at Georgia's commitments.


CB Brandon Boykin
HOMETOWN: Fayetteville, GA

HIGH SCHOOL: Fayette County

CLASSIFICATION: AAAA

VITALS: 5-11/170/4.45

RATING: (No. 16 CB nationally)

THE LOWDOWN: Teammate Matt Daniels stole the show with 96 yards rushing, but Boykin got him the ball twice in the air for 59 yards and a touchdown.


FAYETTE COUNTY 2007 SCHEDULE
Date TimeOpponentOutcome
Sat, Sept. 1 7:30 pm at Mt Zion, Jonesboro 21-12
Fri, Sept. 07 7:30 pm at Jonesboro
Fri, Sept. 14 7:30 pm Whitewater
Fri, Sept. 21 7:30 pm at Woodward Academy
Fri, Sept. 28 7:30 pm Northgate
Fri, Oct. 05 OFF
Fri, Oct. 12 7:30 pm at Creekside
Fri, Oct. 19 7:30 pm Westlake
Fri, Oct. 26 7:30 pm at Banneker
Fri, Nov. 2 7:30 pm McIntosh
Fri, Nov. 9 7:30 pm at Starr's Mill



WLB Marcus Dowtin
HOMETOWN: Fork Union, VA

HIGH SCHOOL: Fork Union

CLASSIFICATION: A

VITALS: 6-2/195/4.50

RATING:

THE LOWDOWN: Dowtin looked nearly like a star running back as he ended his day one yard shy of the century mark.


FORK UNION 2007 SCHEDULE
Date TimeOpponentOutcome
Fri, Aug. 31 4:00 pm at Norfolk Academy 40-0
Sat, Sept. 08 2:30 pm St. Anne's Belfield
Fri, Sept. 14 3:30 pm Hargrave
Sat, Sept. 22 Noon Loyola-Blakefield
Sat, Sept. 29 2:00 pm at Woodberry Forest School
Fri, Oct. 05 4:00 pm at Christopher's School
Fri, Oct. 12 7:30 pm at Liberty Christian Academy
Fri, Oct. 19 3:30 pm Collegiate School
Sat, Oct. 28 1:30 pm Benedictine
Fri, Nov. 2 2:30 pm at Christchurch School
Fri, Nov. 9 TBA VISAA Semi-Final Game



WR A.J. Green
HOMETOWN: Summerville, SC

HIGH SCHOOL: Summerville

CLASSIFICATION: AAAA

VITALS: 6-4/190/4.60

RATING: (No. 2 WR nationally)

THE LOWDOWN: Green and Summerville got back on track with a big win over James Island


SUMMERVILLE 2007 SCHEDULE
Date TimeOpponentOutcome
Fri, Aug. 25 Noon vs. Washington (FL) 3-36
Fri, Aug. 31 7:30 pm at James Island 30-0
Fri, Sept. 07 7:30 pm Wando
Fri, Sept. 14 7:30 pm Orangeburg-Wilkinson
Fri, Sept. 21 7:30 pm at Stratford
Fri, Sept. 28 7:30 pm at Goose Creek
Fri, Oct. 05 7:30 pm at West Ashley
Fri, Oct. 12 7:30 pm Beaufort
Fri, Oct. 19 7:30 pm at Battery Creek
Fri, Oct. 26 7:30 pm Fort Dorchester
Fri, Nov. 2 7:30 pm Colleton County



DL Toby Jackson
HOMETOWN: Griffin, GA

HIGH SCHOOL: Griffin

CLASSIFICATION: AAAA

VITALS: 6-4/240/NA

RATING: (No. 15 DE nationally)

THE LOWDOWN: Jackson and his Bears were nearly rained out on Thursday night, but they held on for the shutout.


GRIFFIN 2007 SCHEDULE
Date TimeOpponentOutcome
Thurs, Aug. 30 7:30 pm Lithia Springs 23-0
Fri, Sept. 07 7:30 pm at Bradwell Institute
Fri, Sept. 14 7:30 pm Upson-Lee
Sat, Sept. 22 7:30 pm at Forest Park
Fri, Sept. 28 7:30 pm at North Clayton
Fri, Oct. 05 8:00 pm Mt Zion, Jonesboro
Fri, Oct. 12 7:30 pm at Lovejoy
Fri, Oct. 19 7:30 pm Riverdale
Fri, Oct. 26 7:30 pm Jonesboro
Fri, Nov. 2 OFF
Fri, Nov. 9 7:30 pm Region Playoff



C Ben Jones
HOMETOWN: Centreville, AL

HIGH SCHOOL: Bibb County

CLASSIFICATION: AAAAA

VITALS: 6-3/300/NA

RATING: (No. 6 C nationally)

THE LOWDOWN: Bibb County outmatched Greensboro, but Shelby County should be a more difficult game.


BIBB COUNTY 2007 SCHEDULE
Date TimeOpponentOutcome
Fri, Aug. 31 7:30 pm at Greensboro 49-8
Fri, Sept. 07 7:30 pm Shelby County
Fri, Sept. 14 7:30 pm at Wilcox Central
Fri, Sept. 21 7:30 pm Brookwood
Fri, Sept. 28 7:30 pm Jemison
Fri, Oct. 05 8:00 pm at Demopolis
Fri, Oct. 12 7:30 pm at Dallas County
Fri, Oct. 19 7:30 pm Chilton County
Fri, Oct. 26 7:30 pm at McAdory
Fri, Nov. 2 7:30 pm Central, Tuscaloosa
Fri, Nov. 9 OFF



WR Tavarres King
HOMETOWN: Mount Airy, GA

HIGH SCHOOL: Habersham Central

CLASSIFICATION: AAAA

VITALS: 6-1/165/4.53

RATING: (No. 14 DE nationally)

THE LOWDOWN: With a pair of touchdowns, King is making the case that he is the top receiver around. Habersham has a huge game against Stephens County this week.


HABERSHAM CENTRAL 2007 SCHEDULE
Date TimeOpponentOutcome
Fri, Aug. 31 7:30 pm at Alcovy 34-14
Fri, Sept. 07 7:30 pm at Stephens County
Fri, Sept. 14 OFF
Fri, Sept. 21 7:30 pm Rockdale County
Fri, Sept. 28 7:30 pm Winder-Barrow
Fri, Oct. 05 8:00 pm Madison County
Fri, Oct. 12 7:30 pm at Dacula
Fri, Oct. 19 7:30 pm Clarke Central
Fri, Oct. 26 7:30 pm at Loganville
Fri, Nov. 2 7:30 pm at Jackson County
Fri, Nov. 9 7:30 pm Region Playoffs



OG Jonathan Owens
HOMETOWN: Susan Moore, AL

HIGH SCHOOL: Susan Moore

CLASSIFICATION: AAA

VITALS: 6-5/285/NA

RATING: (No. 43 OG nationally)

THE LOWDOWN: Owens will be a little bit with a knee injury.


SUSAN MOORE 2007 SCHEDULE
Date TimeOpponentOutcome
Thurs, Aug. 30 7:30 pm at Pennington 12-13
Fri, Sept. 07 7:30 pm Pisgah
Fri, Sept. 14 7:30 pm at West End
Fri, Sept. 21 7:30 pm Plainview
Fri, Sept. 28 7:30 pm Oneonta
Fri, Oct. 05 8:00 pm at Crossville
Fri, Oct. 12 7:30 pm Geraldine
Fri, Oct. 19 7:30 pm at Sardis
Fri, Oct. 26 7:30 pm at Sylvania
Fri, Nov. 2 7:30 pm Locust Fork
Fri, Nov. 9 OFF



CB Makiri Pugh
HOMETOWN: Charlotte, NC

HIGH SCHOOL: Independence

CLASSIFICATION: 4AA

VITALS: 6-0/175/4.47

RATING: (No. 14 DE nationally)

THE LOWDOWN: Sports Illustrated ranked the Patriots as one of the top ten teams in the country – they are not even close to that.


INDEPENDENCE 2007 SCHEDULE
Date TimeOpponentOutcome
Fri, Aug. 24 7:00 pm at Olympic 36-0
Sat, Sept. 1 7:45 pm at Elder (Univ. of Cincy.) 34-41 (OT)
Fri, Sept. 07 7:00 pm West Charlotte
Fri, Sept. 14 7:00 pm Vance
Fri, Sept. 21 7:00 pm at Myers Park
Fri, Sept. 28 7:00 pm South Mecklenburg
Fri, Oct. 05 7:00 pm at Ardrey Kell
Fri, Oct. 12 7:30 pm Providence
Fri, Oct. 19 7:00 pm at Weddington
Fri, Oct. 26 7:00 pm at East Mecklenburg
Fri, Nov. 2 7:30 pm Butler



S Bacarri Rambo
HOMETOWN: Donalsonville, GA

HIGH SCHOOL: Seminole County

CLASSIFICATION: A

VITALS: 6-1/190/NA

RATING: (No. 28 S nationally)

THE LOWDOWN Rambo seemed bored at times as his Indians proved far too much for poor Berrien. Seminole County is off this week. You can judge his performance for yourself on Dawg Post.


SEMINOLE COUNTY 2007 SCHEDULE
Date TimeOpponentOutcome
Fri, Aug. 31 7:30 pm at Berrien 33-0
Fri, Sept. 07 OFF
Fri, Sept. 14 7:30 pm Westover
Fri, Sept. 21 7:30 pm Atkinson County
Fri, Sept. 28 8:00 pm Miller County
Fri, Oct. 05 7:30 pm at Terrell County
Fri, Oct. 12 7:30 pm Pelham
Fri, Oct. 19 7:30 pm at Clinch County
Fri, Oct. 26 8:00 pm Lanier County
Fri, Nov. 2 7:30 pm at Bacon County
Fri, Nov. 9 7:30 pm at Calhoun County



SLB Christian Robinson
HOMETOWN: Norcross, GA

HIGH SCHOOL: GAC

CLASSIFICATION: AA

VITALS: 6-3/190/4.60

RATING: (No. 34 SLB nationally)

THE LOWDOWN: GAC and Robinson hold on against Mary Persons. Now Greene County looms in a match-up of top-ten AA schools.


GAC 2007 SCHEDULE
Date TimeOpponentOutcome
Fri, Aug. 31 7:30 pm at Mary Persons 14-7
Fri, Sept. 07 7:30 pm Greene County
Fri, Sept. 14 7:30 pm at Walker
Fri, Sept. 21 7:30 pm Cross Keys
Fri, Sept. 28 7:30 pm at Buford
Fri, Oct. 05 8:00 pm Lovett
Fri, Oct. 12 5:15 pm at Avondale
Fri, Oct. 19 7:30 pm Wesleyan
Fri, Oct. 26 OFF
Fri, Nov. 2 7:30 pm at Decatur
Fri, Nov. 9 7:30 pm Holy Innocents



TE Bryce Ros
HOMETOWN: Kennesaw, GA

HIGH SCHOOL: Kennesaw Mountain

CLASSIFICATION: AAAAA

VITALS: 6-3.5/219/NA

RATING: (No. 31 TE nationally)

THE LOWDOWN: Another big Cobb County game for the Mountain this week against Walton.


KENNESAW MOUNTAIN 2007 SCHEDULE
Date TimeOpponentOutcome
Fri, Aug. 31 7:30 pm Pope 35-13
Fri, Sept. 07 7:30 pm at Walton
Fri, Sept. 14 OFF
Fri, Sept. 21 7:30 pm Etowah
Fri, Sept. 28 7:30 pm at North Cobb
Fri, Oct. 05 7:30 pm Woodstock
Fri, Oct. 12 7:30 pm at McEachern
Fri, Oct. 19 7:30 pm Harrison
Fri, Oct. 26 7:30 pm Campbell
Fri, Nov. 2 7:30 pm at Murray County
Fri, Nov. 9 7:30 pm at South Cobb



RB Richard Samuel
HOMETOWN: Cartersville, GA

HIGH SCHOOL: Cass

CLASSIFICATION: AAA

VITALS: 6-0/190/4.52

RATING: (No. 8 RB nationally)

THE LOWDOWN: Poor Southeast Whitfield caught a break thanks to the weather. Cass scored 21 points on 11 plays. One of the touchdowns was a 50-yard touchdown run by Samuel.


CASS 2007 SCHEDULE
Date TimeOpponentOutcome
Fri, Aug. 31 7:30 pm at Southeast Whitfield 21-0 (suspended)
Fri, Sept. 07 7:30 pm Adairsville
Fri, Sept. 14 7:30 pm at Gordon Central
Fri, Sept. 21 OFF
Fri, Sept. 28 7:30 pm at Cartersville
Fri, Oct. 05 8:00 pm at Carrollton
Fri, Oct. 12 7:30 pm Villa Rica
Fri, Oct. 19 7:30 pm Central, Carroll
Fri, Oct. 26 7:30 pm at Cedartown
Fri, Nov. 2 7:30 pm Sandy Creek l
Fri, Nov. 9 7:30 pm Haralson County



DT DeAngelo Tyson
HOMETOWN: Statesboro, GA

HIGH SCHOOL: Statesboro

CLASSIFICATION: AAAA

VITALS: 6-2.5/275/NA

RATING: (No. 14 DE nationally)

THE LOWDOWN: Statesboro struggled in a scrimmage against ECI the week before the season. The Devils beat Screven 34-13, but allowed 281 yards rushing.


STATESBORO 2007 SCHEDULE
Date TimeOpponentOutcome
Fri, Aug. 31 7:30 pm at Screven County 34-13
Fri, Sept. 07 OFF
Fri, Sept. 14 7:30 pm Glynn Academy
Fri, Sept. 21 7:30 pm Wayne County
Fri, Sept. 28 7:30 pm at Lakeside, Evans
Fri, Oct. 05 8:00 pm Greenbrier
Fri, Oct. 12 7:30 pm at Evans
Fri, Oct. 19 7:30 pm Richmond Academy
Fri, Oct. 26 7:30 pm at Effingham County
Fri, Nov. 2 7:30 pm at Brunswick
Fri, Nov. 9 7:30 pm Ware County



PK Blair Walsh
DE Jeremy Longo
HOMETOWN: Fort Lauderdale, FL

HIGH SCHOOL: Cardinal Gibbons

CLASSIFICATION: AAA

VITALS: 5-10/175/NA

VITALS: 6-4/225/4.65

RATING: (No. 1 PK & No. 34 DE nationally)

THE LOWDOWN: Both players took in Athens this weekend after falling to the second-ranked team in Florida.


CARDINAL GIBBONS 2007 SCHEDULE
Date TimeOpponentOutcome
Fri, Aug. 31 7:30 pm Saint Thomas Aquinas 13-23
Fri, Sept. 07 7:30 pm at Northeast, St Pete
Fri, Sept. 14 7:30 pm at Pembroke Pines Charter
Thurs, Sept. 20 7:30 pm at Coconut Creek
Fri, Sept. 28 OFF
Fri, Oct. 05 8:00 pm at Glades Central
Fri, Oct. 12 7:30 pm at Taravella
Fri, Oct. 19 7:30 pm at Flanagan
Fri, Oct. 26 4:00 pm Suncoast
Fri, Nov. 2 4:00 pm Archbishop McCarthy
Fri, Nov. 9 4:00 pm Ely



DE Cornelius Washington
HOMETOWN: Waynesboro, GA

HIGH SCHOOL: Burke County

CLASSIFICATION: AAA

VITALS: 6-4/224/4.51

RATING: (No. 14 DE nationally)

THE LOWDOWN: Washington got back to football for the first time in a long time. He spent last season out with an injury. You can judge his performance for yourself on Dawg Post.


BURKE COUNTY 2007 SCHEDULE
Date TimeOpponentOutcome
Fri, Aug. 31 7:30 pm at Jefferson County 17-27
Fri, Sept. 07 7:30 pm Screven County
Fri, Sept. 14 7:30 pm at Butler
Fri, Sept. 21 OFF
Fri, Sept. 28 7:30 pm Glenn Hills
Fri, Oct. 05 8:00 pm at Harlem
Fri, Oct. 12 7:30 pm Liberty County
Fri, Oct. 19 7:30 pm Hephzibah
Fri, Oct. 26 7:30 pm at South Effingham
Fri, Nov. 2 7:30 pm at Richmond Hill
Fri, Nov. 9 7:30 pm Benedictine



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