March 20, 2007

Offers are starting to pile up for OT Long

Charlottesville (Va.) St. Anne's-Belfield offensive tackle Kyle Long (6-foot-7, 285 pounds, 5 seconds) was selected as a first-team junior All-American. Some fans of high school football always point to private school players and question their ranking based upon the level of competition. Take one look at Long's offer list and you can see that college coaches do not share that same level of apprehension.

"Southern Cal verbally offered me last week. I spoke to one of their assistants and he told me that the offer was in the mail," said Long.

The Trojans join a list of 30 other schools that have offered the talented offensive tackle. Virginia, Ohio State, Penn State, LSU, Notre Dame, Florida, Florida State, and Georgia are just a sampling of the schools that have extended an offer to Long.

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