Russell, who plays at Hillsboro High School in Nashville, Tennessee, made 35 tackles and five interceptions last year. He also contributed seven receptions for 65 yards and one touchdown on offense. Russell also competes on the basketball team.
Recruiting: ATH Chris Russell
"I was a fan of Tennessee growing up," said Russell. "They are my number one team hands down and I will commit if they offer. The other teams I like are Ole Miss, Notre Dame, and Florida. They have all offered. Arkansas, Kentucky, Indiana, and Alabama have also offered. I plan on making my decision after the season."
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