A two-way star at Jefferson County, A.J. Harmon was rated the 10th-best offensive tackle in the country for the 2008 class. The 6-5 standout excels at defensive tackle, too.
Recruitment: Despite an early commitment and statement saying that he was "100 percent Clemson Tiger," Harmon eventually switched to nearby Georgia late in the recruiting process. The four-star prospect turned down offers from such programs as Auburn, Florida and Florida State.
At Georgia: Where Harmon begins his collegiate career is entirely up to him. Harmon has maintained that he prefers the defensive side of the ball and will have that chance if he meets some guidelines. "For him to have a chance to play and compete (on the defensive line) he needs to come in at a certain weight and things like that, but our intention is for him to be a defensive lineman," recruiting coordinator and defensive line coach Rodney Garner told DawgPost.com in a February interview. "If he does what he's supposed to do, that's where he's going to be."
A look at the former Jefferson County star and future Georgia Bulldog:
Freshman Preview: Jefferson Co.'s A.J. Harmon
GAVSV Top Stories
Top 2018 Players In Georgia:Dawg Post takes a look at some of the top players in Georgia for the 2018 class.
South: 2018 Watch ListWith signing day 2017 behind us, it is now time to start putting a focus on the 2018 class. A number of prospects have already solidified their high ranking and here are 25…
Top 100 high school football prospectsOf the 270,000 high school seniors that played football in 2016, only these players made Scout.com's Top 100 list.
Early signing period would change recruitingThe NCAA has approved a proposal for an early signing period in December, which will permanently affect college football recruiting.
The Opening Orlando: Positional MVPsDAVENPORT, Fla. -- Scout looks at the prospects selected for positional MVP following The Opening Orlando on Sunday.
Scout Football2:00 PM