2015 Prospect Justin Johnson Update

Hoover (AL) High School 2015 wide receiver Justin Johnson update.

  • Name: Justin Johnson
  • Classification: 2015
  • High School: Hoover (AL) High School
  • Position: Wide Receiver
  • HT: 6-foot-3, WT: 192
  • Scout.com Ranking: NR

  • Johnson recently attended a football combine in Birmingham, Alabama and ran the best 40-yard dash of all the players who participated in the combine, a 4.49. Add in his height and weight (6-foot-3, 192) and you have a guy who has real D-I potential.

    As of now, no college coaches know much about the youngster.

    "I haven't been to any college camps," said Johnson. "The only camp I've been to is the NUC, National Underclassmen camp. I did pretty good at the camp and got invited to go to Atlanta for their national combine but I couldn't go to it due to having school stuff to do."

    He hopes to attend several camps this coming summer.

    "I want to go to the Alabama camp but I would like to be invited to it," said the youngster. "I would also like to go to a lot of other camps as well. I prefer to go to camps that are SEC-related."

    As for what he's looking for in a college, he really hasn't given it much thought.

    "I really haven't thought much about what I'm looking for in a school," he said. "But being a kid I like the uniforms, the system the college runs, things like that."

    When he does attend camps he wants the college coaches to see a guy who plays with effort and gets the job done with little fanfare.

    "I know I have the height and the size but I want people to also see someone who works hard on the field," said Johnson. "I like to play aggressive but I don't run my mouth."

    Keep it on Scout.com/FoxSportsNext.com as we continue to follow this very talented member of the class of 2015.

    Gene Swindoll is the publisher of the GenesPage.com website, the source for Mississippi State sports on Scout.com sports network. You can contact him by emailing swindoll@genespage.com.

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