July 16, 2007

Mobley enjoyed UCLA visit

Defensive Line prospect Willie Mobley (6-2, 268, 4.85) from Eden Prairie (MN) made the long trek from back east to be a part of the Bruins' three day camp a couple weeks ago. Mobley has a UCLA offer and is up to 22 offers in all. He had a very favorable impression of what he viewed in Westwood.

As a junior, Mobley accounted for 74 tackles, 12 sacks, four forced fumbles, and two fumble recoveries. He was named first team all-state. Mobley was also named second team all-state as a sophomore.

This fall, in addition to playing defensive lineman, he will also see time as a fullback and a tight end. "A lot of schools are recruiting me as a defensive end on the next level and they think I will eventually be a defensive tackle," Mobley explains. "I think I surprised a lot of people this summer playing defensive end. I prefer to play D-end but if I do grow into a tackle I am fine with that."

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