Harvin: "And that's why he's #1 on Scout.com"

So said an East reserve player as Percy Harvin, Scout.com's #1 wideout and #3 overall player, streaked for his second touchdown pass of the morning scrimmage on a slant pass from quarterback Zach Frazer. Here is the Day Three (Wed.) report -- The East.

Today brought the first full 11 on 11 scimmage for the East Team. After the East Defense, with Michigan commitments Brandon Graham and Steve Brown running with the first unit, totally frustrated the Tim-Tebow-and-Chris-Wells-led East running attack, the East offense inserted QB Zach Frazer and went to the air -- and the fireworks began.

Vidal Hazelton
Frazer deep to WR Vidal Hazleton on a Braylon-Edwards-jump-ball pass -- TD! Frazer to a Percy Harvin on a quick slant -- TD! Frazer to Harvin again for a 60 yard slant score -- prompting the in-awe-comment above -- TD #3. Frazer back to Hazleton for another deep jump ball -- TD #4 on a spectacular one-handed grab!

Could it be that the East will go to the air to get their points after all?

Players of the scrimmage: easily Harvin, Hazleton -- and Frazer who surprised and impressed everyone with his first strong performance of the week. Hazleton is tall, strong and a jumper, and Harvin -- WOW ... he's not tall at 5-11 but he has another gear out there.

As far as the Michigan commitments' performances:

-- Steve Brown. A freshly taped ankle had him light on his feet again this morning -- for about an hour ... after which he was limping lightly again and was given a rest. For that first hour however, he was in on every snap, both at cornerback and safety. "The ankle ... it's okay," he again shrugged to GoBlueWolverine as he rested on the bench towards the end of the scrimmage. "It feels a little better this morning, and if felt pretty good for a while there." At any rate, the East defense seems to be depending on the tweener DB -- "They have me learning every position our there!" in the defensive backfield.

-- Brandon Graham. In the few snaps the East took with a fullback in the lineup, they went to a different player, not Graham. The reason? He's taking EVERY snap at lineback on defense, alternating between all three LB spots, WILL, MIKE and SAM. Graham looks big and very quick on his feet out there -- and he made a couple thumping hits as the East defense stuffed the offensive running attack ... leading to the insertion of Frazer at QB.

-- Justin Boren. Zack is looking more solid every day and he has solidified his starting spot at left guard. There are two reserve OL's on the team, one tackle and one interior guy, but Zack never gets rotated out.

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