September 12, 2006

Auburn offers top 2008 in-state receiver

Foley, Ala., wide receiver Julio Jones is projected to be one of the top overall players in the country in the 2008 class. So it wasn't a surprise when September 1 rolled around, the first day juniors could receive written offers, that the scholarships began to pour in.

"The fax machine starting ringing off the hook that morning," said Foley head coach Todd Watson. "They started rolling in. Most of them came in on that Friday."

Watson said Auburn, LSU, Florida, West Virginia, Colorado and Louisville have all either faxed or mailed written offers to the junior. More are expected to come soon.

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