Commentary

Recruit 411: John Atkins

Updated: May 13, 2012, 10:43 PM ET
By David Ching | DawgNation
ATHENS, Ga. -- Go ahead and try to find an evaluation of John Atkins where the analyst does not tout the Georgia signee's athleticism. Just be prepared to search for a while.

It is not unusual for a major college football recruit to play multiple sports in high school. But it's highly unusual when that signee is 6-foot-3, 325 pounds and not only played football and basketball, but also started at goalkeeper for a soccer team that reached the state playoffs and placed sixth in his class in the shot put last week at the state track meet.