#12 Ranked Player in Mississippi
Name: Kevin Norwood
School: D' Iberville
City: Biloxi, MS
Vitals: 6' 3", 185, 4.55 (205 bench/320 squat)
Date of Birth: September 23, 1989
Primary Position: OT
Projected Position: OT
2007 Football Season: 33 catches for 688 yards and 11 TD's. 11 int's at safety. Named D' Iberville's Defensive MVP, Best WR, and All-Coast.
Why Top 40 in Football: "I work hard and play well. I do what I have to do for my team to win games."
Colleges interested in Norwood: Ole Miss, Alabama, USM, MSU, Louisville, and Auburn
offers: Ole Miss, MSU, USM, and Alabama
Scouts at Spring practice: Louisville, Alcorn State, USM, MSU, Ole Miss, Alabama, and Auburn.
Received phone calls from: Alabama, Auburn, MSU, and USM
Kevin's top schools: Alabama, MSU, and USM
Alabama: "I have not seen their facilities yet. The only thing I know about them is that their coaches seem real cool. I hope to get to know them better. I want to go see a game of theirs this fall.
USM: "It is close to home. My family wants me to go there. I have seen their facilities plenty of times. I have been to a bunch of their games. I talk to their WR coach a good bit. It seems like they have a good program going on.
MSU: "I have been to their facility and indoor facility. They have a great academic program. I had a chance to talk to their WR coach. They were my first offer so I like them a lot. They seem to have the most interest in me besides Alabama."
Summer Camps: Ole Miss (Sr camp in July) and Alabama
Tell us something nobody else knows: "I do not have too much to hide. I am an outgoing person who just likes to have fun. I am very competitive though. I like things to go snap/snappy. I am fast paced person that works hard at being the best I can be."
Nickname: "Bae Bae."
Best Player faced: DeAndre Brown
If not Kevin Norwood, who'll be Mr. Football for 2008: Clayton Moore
Game I'm most anticipating: Picayune
Favorite college team(s) growing up: Miami and Tennessee
Favorite college football player: Tim Tebow
Favorite pro football player:Terrell Owens
Favorite Pro Team: Dallas Cowboys
Favorite Food: Gumbow
Favorite Movie: Sawboy
Favorite Video: NCAA '08
In my CD Player: Lil' Wayne
Biggest Influences: Family and coaches
Biggest Fan: Mom
Biggest Fear: Failure and injury
2nd Best Sport: Track (100/200)
First thing if I sign pro contract: By
mom a new house
Grades: 2.9 GPA / 15 ACT
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