It's now known that former 4-star running back Mike Blakely, who enrolled early at Florida this spring, will transfer from the Gators. Now it appears that the University of South Florida is definitely in the mix for the 5-foot-9, 195-pound prospect that was ranked the No. 10th back in the contry by Scout in 2010. Read on and get the inside scoop.
Former Manatee star Mike Blakely was one of the highest-touted running backs in the state in 2010. The 5-foot-9, 198 pound back was a 4-star prospect that was rated the No. 10th running back in the county in 2010.
He racked up more than 1,400 yards rushing and 23 touchdowns as a junior and added another 1,000-yard season as a senior, with 19 touchdowns. He was named to the U.S. Army All-American Bowl in 2011.