May 14, 2007

Scott lands three huge offers

Vigor athlete Burton Scott is one of the nation's most sought after two-way stars. Scott, 5-foot-11, 194 pounds, had seen his offer list climb to double digits heading into May, but last week the Mobile native added three huge offers from national powers.

"It's been pretty hectic every week at my practices. A lot of schools have been coming by, but it's hard to keep up with everyone. I know Coach Saban came the first day he could and Tommy Tuberville, Les Miles and Urban Meyer are some of the head coaches I've seen," Scott said. "Last week, Miami and FSU were at the school. Coach (Jimbo) Fisher and Coach (Dick) Trickett came for FSU. Both of them gave me a scholarship offer. I already have an FSU written offer but the Miami coach hasn't got back off the road yet. But it's coming next week. USC also called my coach on Monday and told them they were offering as well. They are supposed to send a written offer soon. So I had a busy week.

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