2018 4-Star DE Max Wright Narrows Offer List to Top 11

Four-star DE Max Wright has named his Top 11 schools.

The No. 1 defensive end in the Lone Star State has narrowed his list to a Top 11. Four-star Max Wright announced his favorites list on Twitter Monday, and the Texas Longhorns made the cut.

https://twitter.com/maxwright2k18/status/866715379514716160

In addition to the Longhorns, Wright's Top 11 includes Alabama Crimson TideFlorida GatorsGeorgia BulldogsLSU TigersMichigan WolverinesOklahoma SoonersMississippi RebelsStanford CardinalTCU Horned Frogs and Texas A&M Aggies.

Scout Evaluation

There were some questions about his game following a knee injury early in the 2015 season, but talent-wise there is little question about Wright's value as a prospect. His freshman highlight tape was very impressive and before going down with an injury his sophomore season he flashed the ability that showed why he's national level target on the defensive front. Wright assembled a great comeback year as a junior and re-established himself as one of the top overall prospects in Texas for 2018. He is big and agile, has really good hips, and he's quick enough to make plays behind the line of scrimmage, while also being strong enough to hold up and defend against the run game. Have any type of doubts of what type of athlete Wright is? Then check out the highlights of him running with the football. Wright's running back days may soon be over, but his football days are not. He's an elite defensive end prospect who will likely fit multiple schemes. - Greg Powers and Gabe Brooks

Strengths

  • Body Control and Balance
  • Closing Speed
  • Hip Flexibility
  • Tackling Ability

Areas to Improve

  • Injury History

http://www.scout.com/player/199455-max-wright

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