First watched Prince Sammons, junior defensive tackle from Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy, last fall. Totally surprised that a player of his size could move as well as he did.
Saw Prince at an Oho State football camp last summer. Again, totally surprised that a high school player could run as well as he did. Plus, his overall agility had improved. Ohio State was working him out as a defensive end.
At 6’8-275, Prince, if he keeps working hard and stays focused, it will be a major college football player. Although still very much a work in progress, I like his intensity and his focus. Watching him last Saturday, he is still learning the game, because he has played very little football.
At CHCA, Prince plays defensive tackle and because of his size, he shuts down the running game inside. Simply over powers smaller OL guys. On the next level, some see him as a defensive guy, either a DT or a DE. To play these positions, he has to improve his athleticism. Will also have to improve his change of direction to play at the highest level. Overall quickness needs to improve. Continue ReadingRead More »