March 20, 2007

Virginia is in pursuit of another NFL legacy

Surratsville (Md.) running back Davin Meggett (5-foot-9, 190 pounds, 4.45 seconds) is one of the top prospects in the state of Maryland for 2008. Meggett, who is still waiting on his first scholarship offer, is starting to draw serious interest from a host of programs. One of those is Virginia, a school that has had success in recruiting NFL legacies. The Surratsville standout is the son of former New York Giants running back David Meggett.

"With the last name, there are always expectations, but I choose to earn my own way through my accomplishments on the field and in the classroom," said Meggett.

Meggett is getting attention from many schools but there are three in particular that are standing out to the Surratsville standout for their efforts.

"Notre Dame, Rutgers and Virginia are really coming on strong. I really feel like Virginia is close to extending an offer."

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