June 18, 2006

Davis is one of the best

Last Monday, Rivals.com announced the initial four-star prospects for the Class of 2007. It honored the nation's top 250 recruits. Two players from the Centennial State made the Rivals250 list, including Denver Montbello High wide receiver Drew Davis.

"It doesn't make your job any easier," Davis said of his rating. "Knowing that you are on that list, you have to work a lot harder to stay on that list.

"If someone comes and sees you play and they don't see you play up to that rating, they will say, 'Why is he a four-star?' So it just puts more of a burden on your shoulders. But, at the same time, there is no question it's nice to be recognized as one of the best."

Rivals.com pegged Davis early on last fall as one of the state's top recruits for 2007. The Buffaloes also recognized his talents early on. Colorado became the first program to extend a scholarship offer in March.

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