Rated: Sanders is currently ranked a three-star prospect and the No.90 wide receiver in the country by Fox Sports Next.
On Film: Sanders is a wide receiver who can go up and get the football at its highest point. He is long and more on the rangy side with slightly better than average speed. I really like his long arms, too. He can high point the ball well. He is more of a long-strider, so he does cover a lot of ground, and be sneaky when creating separation down the field. He needs to work on his speed and quickness off the ball. His hands are consistent and he is a weapon in the red zone with his skill set.
He is a very good get for Wisconsin. He will develop more fundamentally and improve his strength and speed too on the next level.
South Recruiting Analyst Chad Simmons
Recruiting Impact: This is huge on many different levels for Wisconsin. First and foremost the Badgers have addressed their need at wide receiver with an impact player who has 17 touchdowns this season in only 29 touches. That's impressive no matter what level of high school football you play on. It's been evident for the last two years that UW doesn't have good enough athletes at the position outside Jared Abbrederis, so getting a guy like Sanders is vital. Wisconsin will still take Jalen Brown and Jamil Kamara, or a couple other receivers, but Sanders is a big score despite his lower ranking.
Secondary, the Badgers finally hit pay dirt in Georgia. UW's old staff tried to recruit the state before without much success, eventually doing only spot recruiting in Atlanta the last couple years. This new staff made Georgia a priority and extended close to 20 offers in the state. It's an old saying that more will come once you get one, so this is huge for UW in a state that produces a lot of SEC-type talent, speed and athleticism.
Quotable: "I can actually seeing myself living there for four or five years after I got out of the school. If I didn't make it to the next level and I had to stay somewhere, I'd want to stay there."
Final Thought: Sanders will have an opportunity to play right away and his commitment should only further enhance the Badgers chances of landing his teammate, three-star offensive guard Jeremy Patterson, who already has UW as his favorite after visiting with Sanders in early September.