Recruits react to Justin Fields choosing Georgia

Trent Smallwood, Staff
GA Varsity

Georgia has landed it's third straight five-star quarterback Friday in Justin Fields. Many recruits are taking notice of the Bulldogs on the trail, and here is what they had to say about the latest commitment.

Outside linebacker

4 STARS


Loganville

RR: 6.0

Ht: 6'2.0"

Wt: 202.0

Class: 2019

POSITION
19
NATIONAL
3
STATE

Commitment status:

undecided



"That is huge. The QB competition will be crazy."

Strongside defensive end

4 STARS


Thomaston

RR: 5.9

Ht: 6'5.0"

Wt: 254.0

Class: 2019

POSITION
34
NATIONAL
6
STATE

Commitment status:

undecided



"In my opinion I think it is a very big commitment for the University of Georgia because he will bring a lot of great wide receivers with him because he’s such a good quarterback. This could help them strengthen their passing game also because he’s so athletic."

Defensive tackle

4 STARS


St. Louis

RR: 6.0

Ht: 6'3.0"

Wt: 295.0

Class: 2018

POSITION
41
NATIONAL
1
STATE

Commitment status:

undecided



"They are getting a great leader and solid college QB that shows signs of NFL potential."

Offensive tackle

4 STARS

Florida State
Loganville

RR: 5.9

Ht: 6'5.0"

Wt: 265.0

Class: 2019

POSITION
99
NATIONAL
12
STATE

Commitment status:

verbal

Florida St.

"I think they will be able to open up the playbook more."

Offensive tackle

4 STARS


Brunswick

RR: 5.9

Ht: 6'4.0"

Wt: 270.0

Class: 2019

POSITION
107
NATIONAL
13
STATE

Commitment status:

undecided



"It is really big for the 2018 class."

Wide Receiver

4 STARS

Tennessee
Manchester

RR: 5.9

Ht: 6'1.0"

Wt: 180.0

Class: 2018

POSITION
131
NATIONAL
4
STATE

Commitment status:

verbal

Tennessee

"We will see. Official visit set for November 4th."

Wide Receiver

4 STARS

Georgia
Fort Valley

RR: 5.9

Ht: 6'0.0"

Wt: 191.0

Class: 2018

POSITION
161
NATIONAL
17
STATE

Commitment status:

verbal

Georgia

"It hasn’t been bad recruiting him since him and I played 7v7 with each him and we built a relationship through that. I feel like I’ve recruited him hard and the UGA family received something special today. This commitment will be big because he will bring others to the table to commit after him as well. I wouldn’t be surprised if we got 10 more commits after this one."

Wide Receiver

4 STARS


Plantation

RR: 5.9

Ht: 6'0.0"

Wt: 175.0

Class: 2018

POSITION
163
NATIONAL
33
STATE

Commitment status:

undecided



"It is a great pickup for the Dawgs. One of the best quarterbacks coming in and it would also make Fromm compete harder to keep his spot."

Inside linebacker

4 STARS

Georgia
Roswell

RR: 5.8

Ht: 6'1.0"

Wt: 210.0

Class: 2019

POSITION
180
NATIONAL
18
STATE

Commitment status:

verbal

Georgia

"It is huge. It definitely impacts the upcoming team and shows that recruits are recognizing UGA football is moving in a positive direction."

Cornerback

4 STARS

Florida State
Loganville

RR: 5.8

Ht: 6'2.0"

Wt: 179.0

Class: 2019

POSITION
198
NATIONAL
20
STATE

Commitment status:

verbal

Florida St.

"It is huge for UGA and it shows how good they are recruiting good."

Tight end

4 STARS


Kennesaw

RR: 5.8

Ht: 6'7.0"

Wt: 240.0

Class: 2019

POSITION
199
NATIONAL
21
STATE

Commitment status:

undecided



"Oh it's huge. I think once he commits others will follow him and it will be a huge thing for UGA in the years going forward."

Offensive tackle

3 STARS

Georgia
Oklahoma City

RR: 5.6

Ht: 6'7.0"

Wt: 270.0

Class: 2018

-

POSITION

-

NATIONAL

STATE

Commitment status:

verbal

Georgia

"He is the piece we’re missing in this class. He’d be the cornerstone and the future of the Dawgs. He will be fun to play with and more importantly give us the best chance to win moving forward."

Weakside defensive end

3 STARS

Georgia
Virginia Beach

RR: 5.5

Ht: 6'4.0"

Wt: 230.0

Class: 2018

-

POSITION

-

NATIONAL

STATE

Commitment status:

verbal

Georgia

"Of course it's a huge commitment and this means success.....we only getting started #CommitToTheG."

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