Junior to Watch: Mike Alvarez
School: Hialeah (Fla.) Miami Lakes
Position: Offensive line/defensive tackle
Size and speed: Alvarez is 6-foot-2 and 270 pounds. He runs the 40-yard dash in 4.9 seconds.
Favorite Schools: Miami, Florida, Florida State, Auburn, Iowa.
Skinny: Alvarez is one of the top offensive linemen in Florida this year and already has offers from Rutgers, Iowa and NC State.
“I’ve talked to coaches at many schools and I want to make my decision before the football season,” he said. “I will commit to Miami on the spot if they offer. Since Miami only signed two offensive linemen this year so I feel they’re my best fit.”