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Commitment Status:Signed LOI

Jordan Hicks

College Choices

School Interest Offer Visit Recruited by
TexasCOMMITTED (01/29/2010)Offered10/09/2009Will Muschamp
AlabamaNoneOfferedNoneSal Sunseri
CincinnatiNoneOfferedNoneKerry Coombs
FloridaNoneOffered12/11/2009Scot Loeffler
GeorgiaNoneOfferedNone
IllinoisNoneOfferedNone
MichiganNoneOfferedNone
Notre DameNoneOfferedNone
Ohio St.NoneOffered09/11/2009John Peterson, Luke Fickell
South CarolinaNoneOfferedNoneEric Wolford
StanfordNoneOfferedNone
USCNoneOfferedNone
VirginiaNoneOfferedNone
WisconsinNoneOfferedNone

Scouting Report on Jordan Hicks

How we scouted: Film footage, In-person visits, Game settingby Barry Every - 08/13/2009
  • SpeedBlue Chip
  • SizeDivision I Player
  • StrengthDivision I Player
  • AgilityBlue Chip
  • Lateral PursuitBlue Chip
On the Hoof: Hicks is a long, lean linebacker with excellent overall body structure and muscle tone. Should be able to play at 235 pounds and keep his exceptional downhill pursuit.
Needs Improvement: Has to improve shucking would-be-blockers at the point of attack, improving his ability to make plays in heavy traffic.
Most Impressive: May be the best pass-rushing linebacker in the country. Hicks is incredible at coming of the edge and chasing plays down from behind.
Conclusion: All fast, athletic linebackers get a chance to prove themselves on coverage teams first. He may also see time early on third-and-long plays as an extra rusher from the outside.

Barry Every is a Football Recruiting Analyst for Rivals.com. He has worked in the recruiting offices for Mark Richt at the University of Georgia, Bobby Bowden at Florida State University and Mack Brown at the University of North Carolina

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Stats

GamesDefense
Year UTATTckTFLSckIntBR
2008 (Jr.)-52368816426
2007 (So.)840215172-2

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