[Premium Article] Tyler Threadgill (5-11.5, 180, 4.32) is a QB/KS/ATH from Philadelphia (MS) High School. A MAC 3A first-team All-State punter as a junior, Tyler, who combined for over 1,300 yards passing and rushing his junior season, is receiving heavy recruiting attention from several SEC schools."> [Premium Article] Tyler Threadgill (5-11.5, 180, 4.32) is a QB/KS/ATH from Philadelphia (MS) High School. A MAC 3A first-team All-State punter as a junior, Tyler, who combined for over 1,300 yards passing and rushing his junior season, is receiving heavy recruiting attention from several SEC schools.">

Philadelphia (MS) HS QB/KS/ATH Tyler Threadgill

<img src="http://www.genespage.com/images/highschool/football/2003/tylerthreadgill.jpg" align="left" width="122" height="160"> [Premium Article] Tyler Threadgill (5-11.5, 180, 4.32) is a QB/KS/ATH from Philadelphia (MS) High School. A MAC 3A first-team All-State punter as a junior, Tyler, who combined for over 1,300 yards passing and rushing his junior season, is receiving heavy recruiting attention from several SEC schools.

How has your season being going? Isn't your team 3 and 0?
"Yes sir, we are 3 and 0. We have been playing pretty good. We stumbled a couple of times, but we have been resilient and didn't let any mistakes get us down."

Who have you played this season and what were the scores?
"We have played Kosciusko, Noxapater and Neshoba Central. We best Noxapater 50 to 14, then beat Noxapater 31 to 14, I believe. Last night (Friday night), we beat Neshoba 31 to 7."

How have you done, individually?
"I think I have run for 6 or 7 touchdowns and thrown for 4."

How many positions do you play other than quarterback?
"I return punts (and kickoffs). I punt. I kick."

Do you have any other stats other than at quarterback?
"I've returned 2 kickoffs (for touchdowns)."

Do you play defense?
"I haven't been playing a lot of defense this year. We have a lot of young guys who play DB and they have been doing a pretty good job."

What schools have called you during the month of September?
"Ole Miss, (Mississippi) State, Tennessee, Southern (Miss) and Auburn."

What schools are you most interested in at this time?
"Obviously State, with them being right here, is an ideal situation. State, Ole Miss, Tennessee and LSU are probably my top four."


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