BIO: Bremen, Ga.,linebacker Kyle Bailey is rated as a three-star prospect by Scout.com. He was a Region First Team selection after registering 88 tackles, including 14 for a loss. Also a running back at Bremen, Bailey rushed for more 1,700 yards as a senior earning First Team All-State and Region Offensive MVP of the Year honors.
RECRUITMENT: He also considered Minnesota, Tulane, Vanderbilt, Virginia and others during the recruiting process.
QUOTABLE: "I'm very excited to get up there and start grinding."
EVALUATION: The two-way standout isn't afraid of contact, in fact, he's often the first to initiate. Great size and understanding of the game has helped him flourish at both spots.
BOTTOM LINE: A physical linebacker, Bailey has the size and mentality to become an immediate contributor.