Michigan Takes Aim at Perry

Fort Lauderdale, FL DE David Perry has fielded increased interest from the Maize & Blue in recent months. GoBlueWolverine caught up with the talented youngster to get word on his interest in Michigan, his current favorites, his visit plans, and more.


Sam Webb:  We heard that Michigan offered you a scholarship.  Is that true?

David Perry:  "Yes. About two months ago.  It was out of the blue."

Sam Webb:  Did you have any interest in Michigan before that or is just sort of that you got interested in you after they offered you?

David Perry:  "I got interested after they offered me."

Sam Webb:  What are the top schools on your list right now?

David Perry:  "I got UF, LSU, FSU, UM; I like Michigan.  There has been a lot."

Sam Webb:  All these schools that you mentioned, they've all offered you scholarships?

David Perry:  "Yeah."

Sam Webb:  When you look at these schools is distance from home going to be a factor for you?

David Perry:  "No sir."

Sam Webb:  You'll definitely hear about the weather up north from other coaches.  What about that?  The cold, the snow, is that something that you are going to be thinking about?

David Perry:  "No sir."

Sam Webb:  Have you ever been in the snow before?

David Perry:  "No I have never been in snow, but I think I could handle it."

Sam Webb:  When you look at these schools, what are going to be the things that set that one school apart that makes that one school win over all the rest?

David Perry:  "It is going to be all about how comfortable I am."

Sam Webb:  Have you taken any visits to these schools yet?

David Perry:  "I've visited all the Florida schools and I've visited LSU."

Sam Webb:  Do you have any plans on visiting Michigan?

David Perry:  "I'm not sure yet."

Sam Webb:  What do you know about Michigan and what do you need to know about Michigan for them to move up your list?

David Perry:  "I guess I have to go there and see their head coach, speak to the defensive line coach in person, and see where they stand."

Sam Webb:  When do you think you are going to set your visit plans up?

David Perry:  "I'm not sure.  I have to get with my uncle on that.  Right now we're kind of too busy."

Sam Webb:  Do you have a timeline of when you want to pick a school?

David Perry:  "I don't have a timeline yet."

Sam Webb:  Do you have a favorite; you told me what your top list was, but do you have like a #1 school right now?

David Perry:  "No everybody is the same."  

GoBlueWolverine will have more on Perry in the coming months.


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