Top 10 Prospects from State of Tennessee

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Top 10 Tennessee Prospects
*as with all "preseason" polls, the rankings are "subject" to change throughout the year.

1. Chris Donald (LB, Huntingdon, TN) - Two way (LB/RB) guy who is listed as 6' 2", 220. Can do it all. Already being compared to Ole Miss' Patrick Willis.

Schools of interest

Tennessee (offered), Ole Miss (offered), Clemson, FSU, and Miami


2. Golden Tate (WR, Pope John Paul 111, TN) - Listed as 5' 11", 180 with legit 4.4 speed.

Likley Finalist for 2006 Mr. Football, barring injury.

Schools of interest

Tenneessee, Vandy, and Ole Miss have offered.


3. Roderick Davis (WR, Wooddale, TN) - Listed as 6' 0", 180. Will be a national recruit before it is all said and done.

Schools of interest

Both Tennessee and Ole Miss have pegged Roderick as a must have for their respective classes.


4. Alex Watkins (DE, Haywood, TN - Listed as 6' 4 1/2", 225 with legit 4.6 speed.

Ran a 11.1 in the hundred meters last spring. Was timed at a 4.58 last week. Extremely gifted youngster who will draw national looks.

Schools of interest

Ole Miss, MSU, and Memphis have offered. Tennessee, Alabama and Clemson are also heavily in the mix.


5. Anthony Anderson (Ath, Knoxville East, TN) - Listed as 6' 0", 180 with 4.5 speed.

Schools of interest

Committed to Tennessee


6. Rae Sykes (DE, Alcoa, TN) - Listed as 6' 4", 240 with 4.7 speed. Awesome first step who is a pass rushing specialist.

Schools of interest

Ole Miss and Tennessee have offered.


7. Harrison Smith (RB/DB, Knoxville Catholic, TN) - Listed as 6' 2", 210 with 4.5 speed. Could grow into OLB on next level.

Schools of interest

Tennessee, Ole Miss, Boston College, and Stanford have offered.


8. Kyrus Lanxter (WR, Alcoa, TN) - Listed as 6' 3", 185 with 4.48 speed. Can really go up and get the ball and has break away speed.

Schools of interest

Louisville, Ole Miss, Vandy, and Minnesota have offered. Notre Dame and Tennessee are also heavily in the mix.



9. Aaron Crawford (RB, Ridgeway, TN) - Listed as 5' 10", 210 with 4.5 speed. Top RB in the City of Memphis who is a tough runner who also possesses great speed.

Schools of interest

Favorites are LSU, Auburn, South Carolina, and Tennessee. MSU is very close offering. Ole Miss and Arkansas are also showing strong interest.



10.Preston Williams (DE, East, TN) - Listed as 6' 4", 240 with 4.65 speed.

Schools of interest

Ole Miss and Memphis have offered.


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