Wednesday, July 15, 2009

Know A Signee: Anthony Gulley

  • Will wear number 24
  • Three star, 39th best all purpose back in the nation by Rivals. Ranked number 30 on the Alabama Postseason Top 40 by Rivals. Two star all purpose back on Scout. Rated 67/100 on ESPN.com.
  • Brantley, Alabama (Brantley High School)
  • Born: September 8, 1990
  • Committed: 1/28/2009
  • 5'11", 185 lbs., 4.4 sec 40 yard dash
  • 2008 stats: 58 rushes for 1,162 yards and 18 touchdowns. Caught 17 passes for 543 yards and 9 touchdowns. Returned six kickoffs for 244 yards and two touchdowns and 5 punts for 203 yards and 2 touchdowns. Had 48 solo tackles, 9 sacks, 2 interceptions and one fumble recovery. 2007 stats: had 167 rushes for 1,604 yards and 18 touchdowns and 11 catches for 173 yards and four touchdowns.
  • Named 2008 ASWA 1A All-State and honorable mention All-State as a junior. Star of Alabama Week 3 and Week 4. ScoutSouth.com Star of Alabama. State of Alabama All-Star in baseball.
  • Had offers from Auburn and Troy.
  • Took officials visits to Auburn and Troy.
  • Star baseball player. Helped lead Brantley Bulldogs baseball to their first ever state championship. Named Class 1A hitter of the year and 1A MVP in baseball. Wants to play football and baseball at Auburn. Says he was shocked when Coach Willis left and was afraid he would not receive an offer. Looked primarily at schools who would let him play football and baseball. Says if he did not sign with Auburn he would have gone to Troy. Will play slot receiver at Auburn.
  • Qualified and on campus.

2 comments:

  1. I think he will end up playing in the secondary before his time is up at AU. I could be wrong but one cane never have too much speed in the secondary.

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  2. This kid is a corner if I've ever seen one. Perfect size and speed.

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