Chad Sales' recruiting profile
Height: 6' 4"
40 time: 5.2
Grades: 2.8 GPA
From: Niceville, FL
High School: Niceville (5A)
The following information was revealed during our interview with Chad Sales:
What are your strengths on the offensive line? "Protecting the quarterback and making sure I get in the whole and pull for the running backs."
What are you working on for the next level? "I am just working hard in the weight room and trying to get my speed down."
How long have you been starting for Niceville? "For two years."
How did Niceville fare on the field last season? "We made it to the 2nd round."
Did your coach keep up with your pancakes or grade you? "No sir."
Did you garner any awards? "I made 1st Team All-Okaloosa, and I was our Lineman of the Year."
What are your expectations for your senior campaign? "I just want to keep getting stronger in the weight room. Our whole offense is back, so we should be pretty good there, but our defense is basically gone. They are going to want me to play some DT too."
Which schools are currently recruiting you? "Notre Dame, Auburn, FSU, Florida, Marshall, Central Florida, Mississippi, Southern Mississippi, Oregon, Texas, Alabama, and Duke."
Who is showing the most interest? "Florida, Florida State, and Auburn."
Which schools have stood out the most at this point in time? "Probably Florida and Florida State."
What all do you like about FSU? "I went to one of their practices last week. I like how they practice and do things. I like how they run their program. Another thing about FSU is that it is close to home."
What are Florida's positives? "I do not know too much about Florida. I just like their new coaches and how they are changing the team. I am going down there to their spring game. I should learn more after I take that visit."
Have any coaches been in contact with you yet? "Coach Header from Florida has called."
In a coaching staff; do you want more of a laid back staff or an intense staff? "Laid back. I am a real laid back person, so laid back."
What will be the determining factors when it comes decision time? "Academics and their football program. Just how things are run."