Ohio standout Micky Crum inks with U of L

Columbus, Ohio, Hamilton Township tight end/defensive end Micky Crum committed to Louisville last April at the Spring Game and stayed committed through the coaching change. He signed with the Cardinals on Wednesday.

Micky Crum
6'5, 245
Columbus, Ohio, Hamilton Township

Stats: Crum had 62 tackles at defensive end, 18 tackles for loss, 16 sacks, one interception for a touchdown and on offense he had 502 yards receiving, 9 touchdowns, 168 yards rushing, 3 touchdown's and one passing touchdown for 96 yards.

Commit Date: April 13

Recruiting Scene: Crum was just starting to pick up serious interest when he committed to Louisville last spring. He had heard from Wisconsin, Indiana and Cincinnati.

Why Louisville? "I loved it. It just felt great to be around the atmosphere there."

Picked U of L over: Illinois and Bowling Green.

Scouting Report: Crum is an intriguing prospect. The previous staff had intentions to use him on defense but he could turn into a very solid tight end in the Petrino system.

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