"Roll Tide! I committed to Alabama 30 minutes ago. I called Coach Randolph and told him. He was very excited," Brandon Deaderick said.
Why did he pick the Tide?
"I like it because I fit in with their defense more than I would anywhere else and I would excel more there."
An academic factor also payed major dividends for Alabama.
"The broadcasting school at Alabama played a big part in my decision."
We will speak further with Brandon Deaderick about his commitment in the near future.