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Alabama-Mississippi: Team reports

PracticesfortheAlabama-MississippiAll-StarGamekickedoffonTuesdaywithapairoftwo-hoursessions.Withseveralcommittedplayersspreadacrossthetworosters,webreakdownwhichcollegeprogramshadthebestdaybasedontheperformancesoftheircommittedplayers.
1.AlabamaClickHeretoviewthisLink.
QuinnenWilliams
TheTidehavefourcommitmentsattheeventbetweenthetwoteams,buttheirspotonthetopofthislistwasclinchedbydefensiveendQuinnenWilliams,whospentthedaydominatinghisTeamAlabamaoffensivelineteammates.Atonepoint,Williamsrecordedsacksonfiveconsecutivefull-teampassrepsandhisspeedofftheedgewasimpressivetosee.TideoffensivelinecommitDeonteBrownalsowonhisshareofrepsduringone-on-oneandteamplaywhilewidereceivercommitT.J.SimmonsanddefensivetacklecommitRaekwonDavisshowedflashes.
2.OleMissClickHeretoviewthisLink.
DeKaylinMetcalf
Rivals100widereceiverDeKaylinMetcalfledthewayforthefiveRebelscommitsinattendance.Metcalf'slongstridesmakeitseemlikeheglidesdownthefieldandhehadagooddayinboththeone-on-oneandseven-on-sevenperiods.DefensivetacklecommitBenitoJoneswasadisruptiveforceduringtheteamsession,whileoffensivelinecommitEliJohnsonandtightendcommitOctaviousCooleyalsohadtheirmoments.OnTeamAlabama,OleMissrunningbackcommitJarrionStreetshowedgoodfeetduringdrills.
3.MississippiStateClickHeretoviewthisLink.
TheBulldogshavethreecommittedplayersinthegame,allonTeamMississippiandallhadsoliddays.ThestarofthegroupwasdefensiveendDrelanPorter,whoselengthandquicknessimmediatelycatchyoureye.Porterisstillalittlethin,butwithsomeaddedweightwillbetheperfecthybriddefensiveend/outsidelinebacker.AthleteNeroNelsonandoffensivelinemanDareuanParkerweretheotherfutureBulldogstomakeplays.
4.FloridaClickHeretoviewthisLink.
LamicalPerine
TheGatorshavefourcommitsspreadacrossthetwoteamsandtheheadoftheclassonTuesdaywasrunningbackLamicalPerine.ThefutureGatorshowedquickfeetandvisionandaniceburstduringtheteamsession.DefensivebacksJeawonTaylorandQuincyLentonhadafewniceplaysin7-on-7andJeremiahMoon'slengthcontinuestoimpress.
5.AuburnClickHeretoviewthisLink.
MarlonDavidson
TheTigersgotthebiggestperformancefromfive-stardefensiveendMarlonDavidson,whowashistypicalexplosiveselfwhencomingofftheedge.DefensivebackcommitJohnBroussardmadehisshareofplaysandkickercommitSageLedbetterdrewravereviewsfromhisteammatesforconvertingseveral50-plusyardfieldgoals.
6.CaliforniaClickHeretoviewthisLink.
JordanDuncan
WidereceivercommitJordanDuncan(above)spentthemorningflyingaroundthefieldandhistalentsappearliketheywouldbeaperfectfitinBears'high-poweredoffense.OffensivelinemanGentleWilliamshadhismomentsacrossthetwosessions,especiallyasarun-blocker.
7.MemphisClickHeretoviewthisLink.
KeonHoward
TheTigershavethreecommitsinthegameanddefensivebackTyrezLindseywastheclassofthegroup.Lindsayhasgoodsizeandhisinstinctshelpedhimbearoundtheballallday.QuarterbackKeonHowardlookslikehecouldbethebestoneitherteamandhisabilitytothrowitdeepmadeiteasyforhimtogelwithtalentedwidereceiversontheMississippiroster.
8.StanfordClickHeretoviewthisLink.
TheCardinalonlyhaveonecommitattheeventinfullbackBaileyMcElwain,buthemadeseveralimpressiveplaysduringtheteamsession.Asablocker,McElwainisterrificatreadingdefendersandmakingtherightplaytospringhisrunningbacks.Healsohasgoodhandsandiscapableofmakingcatchesoutofthebackfield.
9.LouisvilleClickHeretoviewthisLink.
LamarquesThomas
TheCardinalshaveatrioofcommitsinthegame,includinglinebackerP.J.BlueandLamarquesThomas,butneitherplayerstoodoutonTuesday.TightendcommitAustinCumminshadthebestdayofthethree,butdidn'thavemanyopportunitiestoshinebecausetheballdidn'tcomehiswayoften.
10.SouthernMissClickHeretoviewthisLink.
TheEagleshavefivecommitsinthegameandnonewasmoreimpressivethanversatileathleteDemetriusMarket.Theshiftyplaymakerdidmostofhisdamageatwidereceiverandhelookslikethetypeofx-factorthatwillthrivewhengiventheballinspace.
11.VanderbiltClickHeretoviewthisLink.
ZaireJones
TheloneCommodorescommitinthegameissafetyZaireJones(above)andhehadhisshareofstandoutplays.Jonesisarangysafetywithgoodballskillsandhe'snotafraidtogoandfightfortheball.
12. North CarolinaClick Here to view this Link.
Offensive line commit Tyler Pritchett was probably the second best offensive lineman on Team Alabama and he was active all day despite battling several highly ranked defensive linemen. He's a competitor and he showed a nice mean streak during one-on-ones.