Monday, August 31, 2009

Know A Signee: John Sullen

  • Number 71
  • Three star, ranked the 35th best offensive guard by Rivals. Two star, ranked the 103rd best offensive tackle by Scout. Rated a 76/100 and the 55th best offensive tackle by ESPN.com.
  • Auburn, Alabama (Auburn High School)
  • Born: December 31, 1990
  • Committed: 1/18/2009
  • 6'5", 350 lbs
  • 2008 stats: obviously there are not many statistics for him. Graded out at 86% with 55 pancake blocks.
  • Named to the 2008 All State Team by the Alabama Sports Writers Association as a senior. Earned honorable mention all state as a junior from ASWA. Named All State for all classes by the Birmingham News. Named to PrepStar's All Southeast Region Team. Rated the 34th best player in the state of Alabama by SuperPrep.
  • Had offers from Auburn, Duke, Memphis, Southern Miss, Tulane and UAB.
  • Took official visits to Auburn and Southern Miss.
  • Waited for an offer from Auburn. Committed to Southern Miss in January, visited Auburn one week later, picked up an offer and committed to Auburn. Originally was supposed to visit Ole Miss that weekend instead of Auburn.
  • Would have signed with Southern Miss had he not picked Auburn.
  • Has worked with the first team some due to injuries. He has lost approximately 25 pounds since showing up on campus.

2 comments:

  1. beaver, definitely appreciate the know a signee.

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  2. Okay good because it was beginning to get old for me about 10 in and I was planning on doing them every day for a month or so over summer and they kind of got pushed to the back of my mind...I am trying to finish em hear before the season starts...Reggie Taylor is coming today, Jamar Travis Tuesday and Demond Washington Wednesday...

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