Commitment Status:Signed LOI

Daron Payne

College Choices

School Interest Offer Visit Recruited by
AlabamaCOMMITTED (01/02/2015)Offered01/16/2015Mario Cristobal, Bo Davis
AuburnNoneOfferedNoneRodney Garner
Florida St.NoneOfferedNone
Mississippi St.NoneOfferedNone
Notre DameNoneNone
South AlabamaNoneOfferedNone
South CarolinaNoneOfferedNone

Latest News

Five-star Tracker: 2015 D-Linemen10/16/2015 Football Recruiting

Alabama's Daron Payne is one of several 2015 five-star defensive linemen who are having an impact as true freshmen.

2014 Rivals Camp Series Awards Roundup02/16/ Football Recruiting Top 25 recruiters02/11/ Football Recruiting
Recruiter of the Year: Mario Cristobal02/11/ Football Recruiting
Conference Breakdown: SEC02/06/ Football Recruiting
NSD: Top 25 classes breakdown02/04/ Football Recruiting Signing Day Central 201502/04/
Super Mario02/03/
NFL comps of top prospects: Defense01/30/ Football Recruiting
Alabama leads 2015 team rankings01/23/ Football Recruiting
Five teams who took over All-Star week01/15/ Football Recruiting
UA Game: The Farrell Awards01/07/ Football Recruiting
Best of UA Week: Team Armour01/05/ Football Recruiting
UA game: Top Performers - Defense01/02/ Football Recruiting
Five-star explains commitment01/02/
UA game: What we learned01/02/ Football Recruiting
Payne selects Alabama01/02/
Reclaim to fame01/02/
UA: What we learned Day 312/31/ Football Recruiting
BONE: Recruits predict CFP12/31/
Team Armour: Day 3 top performers12/31/ Football Recruiting
Under Armour: Commitment predictions12/30/ Football Recruiting
Team Armour: Day 2 top performers12/30/ Football Recruiting
UA: What we learned Day 112/29/ Football Recruiting
Team Armour: Day 1 top performers12/29/ Football Recruiting
Five-star decision looming12/29/
Under Armour AA: Alabama Report12/29/
Rivals: Live from Orlando12/28/ Football Recruiting
Alabama's 'Most Wanted': 1-5012/25/
BONE: Alabama Christmas wish list12/23/
Numbers Crunch: UA game is stacked12/18/ Football Recruiting
UA '15: Five interested programs12/17/ Football Recruiting
What we learned: Alabama vs. Mississippi12/16/ Football Recruiting
UA Game: Top 10 Storylines12/15/ Football Recruiting
Alabama vs. Mississippi: All-Star awards12/15/ Football Recruiting
Top Performers: Team Alabama12/14/ Football Recruiting
Payne welcoming coaches12/13/2014AlabamaVarsity
Five things to watch: Alabama12/12/ Football Recruiting
Team Alabama: Top performers12/11/ Football Recruiting
Team Alabama: Top performers12/10/ Football Recruiting
Team Alabama: Top performers12/09/ Football Recruiting
Five things to watch: Alabama12/08/ Football Recruiting
Wanted vs. Needed12/08/
Payne closer to decision12/08/
2015 Under Armour All-America Game Roster: By Team12/08/ Football Recruiting
2015 Under Armour All-America Game Roster: By Player12/08/ Football Recruiting
Iron Bowl: War on recruiting11/26/
Pre-game blitz11/22/
Top uncommitted prospects: Southeast11/21/ Football Recruiting
Recruiting Battles: Tide vs. Bulldogs11/13/
Mind of Mike: Sun Devils heating up11/12/ Football Recruiting
FSU, ND benefit from classic10/21/ Football Recruiting
In the moment10/19/
Mind of Mike: Here come the Irish10/08/ Football Recruiting
Payne honored with All-America invite10/02/2014AlabamaVarsity
Mind of Mike: The Michigan mess10/01/ Football Recruiting
PelicanPreps weekly predictions09/26/
From the Road: Midlands09/15/ Football Recruiting
Three lead for five-star Payne09/13/ Football Recruiting
Mixon updates MSU commitment09/08/
Pre-game blitz08/30/
Payne taking his time08/24/2014AlabamaVarsity
Rivals AlabamaVarsity: Pre-Season All-State08/21/2014AlabamaVarsity
Unconventional approach08/14/
Around the State: News and notes08/01/2014AlabamaVarsity
State of Alabama Recruiting Notebook07/22/2014AlabamaVarsity
Big Dawg Camp: Big day for Miss. State07/19/ Football Recruiting
Mississippi St. Big Dawg Camp07/19/ Football Recruiting
Payne, Mixon talk Alabama visit07/15/
No. 1 Daron Payne has it all07/05/
Alabama's 'Most Wanted': 1-1007/04/
Five-Star Defensive Tackle Sees Starkville06/12/
Five-Star Challenge: Farrell Awards06/12/ Football Recruiting
Five-Star Challenge: What we learned - Team Clutch06/11/ Football Recruiting
All-Rivals100 Five-Star Challenge Team06/10/ Football Recruiting
Insider Report: Rivals 5-Star Challenge final day06/09/
Five-Star Challenge: Top linemen performers06/08/ Football Recruiting
Cowart leads team to Big win06/08/ Football Recruiting
Five-Star Big Men: Superlatives06/08/ Football Recruiting
UK targets at Rivals Five-Star Challenge06/08/
Five-Star Challenge: Clutch top performers06/08/ Football Recruiting
Five-Star Challenge: Top defensive performers06/07/ Football Recruiting
Five-Star Challenge: Top DL performers06/07/ Football Recruiting
Stepping up06/07/
Payne digs deeper into recruiting process06/06/ Football Recruiting
Rivals100 Five-Star Challenge preview06/06/
Five-Star Challenge: Team scouting reports06/06/ Football Recruiting
Tide targets in Baltimore06/06/
Five-Star Challenge: 7-on-7 rosters06/05/ Football Recruiting
Five-Star Challenge: Storylines to watch06/05/ Football Recruiting
Payne returns to Bama06/04/
Five-Star: Ten teams to watch05/31/ Football Recruiting
Five-Star Challenge preview: DL05/24/ Football Recruiting
Five-Star Challenge matchups: Payne vs. Petitbon05/23/ Football Recruiting
New rankings from a UK slant05/23/
Rivals Camp Series: Top Offensive Linemen05/16/ Football Recruiting
Rivals Camp Series: Top Defensive Linemen05/16/ Football Recruiting
Alabama Recruiting Notebook05/14/2014AlabamaVarsity
Next man up05/09/
Payne updates recruitment05/09/2014AlabamaVarsity
Elite prospects hitting A-Day04/17/
Spring game visitors04/17/2014AlabamaVarsity
Kerryon Johnson accepts Challenge04/09/2014AlabamaVarsity
Top uncommitted prospects: Southeast04/09/ Football Recruiting
Alabama Recruiting Notebook04/07/2014AlabamaVarsity
AlabamaVarsity: Top 5004/02/2014AlabamaVarsity
RCS Birmingham: What we learned03/19/ Football Recruiting
RCS: Notes and Observations03/18/2014AlabamaVarsity
Four favorites for Payne03/17/
RCS B'ham: Defense03/16/ Football Recruiting
RCS Birmingham: Offense03/16/ Football Recruiting
RCS Birmingham: Recruiting notebook03/16/ Football Recruiting
RCS Birmingham: What to watch03/14/ Football Recruiting
Notebook: Rivals Camp Hoover03/13/2014AlabamaVarsity
Tide targets in-staters03/07/
Alabama Recruiting Notebook03/07/2014AlabamaVarsity
Payne talks Texas offer03/05/2014AlabamaVarsity
Five-star DT calls Auburn his 'dream school'02/22/
Alabama Recruiting Notebook02/21/2014AlabamaVarsity
Targets within the new Rivals25002/18/
Roundtable: Strongest position group02/16/ Football Recruiting
Top 10 Rivals Camp Series registrants to watch02/13/ Football Recruiting
Rivals Camp Series Presented by Under Armour preview02/12/ Football Recruiting
State's Premier in 201502/11/2014AlabamaVarsity
Five-star talks Junior Day02/02/
Under Armour All-Combine: Defense01/10/ Football Recruiting
UA Combine: Defensive Top Performers01/02/ Football Recruiting
UA Combine Notes: Campbell open01/01/ Football Recruiting
Battle brewing12/13/2013AlabamaVarsity
Class of 2015 position rankings revealed12/12/ Football Recruiting
Thompson claims top spot in 2015 Rivals10012/09/ Football Recruiting
In-Depth: Alabama-Auburn recruiting rivalry11/25/
Predictions: Bama-LSU11/08/
Recruiting Preview: Alabama-LSU11/07/
Midseason Review10/09/2013AlabamaVarsity
Payne talks SEC visits10/06/2013AlabamaVarsity
Around the Southeast: Gators battling for Carter09/13/ Football Recruiting
Big-time d-tackle takes a look at Clemson09/11/
Rivals250 to Watch for 201508/30/ Football Recruiting
Alabama leads for lineman08/28/ Preseason All-State08/21/2013AlabamaVarsity
Payne recaps Alabama trip07/17/
Elite 2015 DT visits Auburn06/23/
Payne shines in Tuscaloosa06/16/
Alabama rising05/28/
Payne talks three SEC offers05/05/2013AlabamaVarsity