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Alabama Football Recruiting Update: Crimson Tide Commits in the Under Armour All-America Game

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Dylan Moses, Alex Leatherwood, Jerry Jeudy and more.

Dylan Moses is FINALLY a senior.
Dylan Moses is FINALLY a senior.
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Eight Alabama commits will take part in the 2017 Under Armour All-America Game. The game will be played Jan. 1, 2017 in Orlando, FL, airing on ESPN at noon CT / 1pm ET.

TEAM ARMOUR (Dark uniforms):

#6 LB Dylan Moses (Baton Rouge, LA/IMG Academy) – Top 10 player overall.

#70 OT Alex Leatherwood (Pensacola, FL/Booker T. Washington High School) – Top 10 player overall.

#4 WR Jerry Jeudy (Deerfield Beach, FL/Deerfield Beach High School) – 5-star, Top 4 WR.

#96 DT Akial Byers (Fayetteville, AR/Fayetteville High School) – 4-star, top 10 DT.

#8 LB Markail Benton (Phenix City, AL/Central High School) – 4-star, top 5 OLB.

TEAM HIGHLIGHT (White uniforms):

#67 OG Jedrick Wills Lexington, KY/Lafayette High School) – 4-star, top 10 OT.

#4 LB Chris Allen (Baton Rouge, LA/Southern University Lab) – 4-star, top 10 OLB.

#10 S Daniel Wright (Fort Lauderdale, FL/Boyd Anderson High School) – 4-star, recent flip from FSU.

As always, some recruits will be announcing their commitment but none are expected to pick Alabama. Two outside possibilities:

  • Xavier McKinney 6-1, 192-pound #5 safety from Roswell, GA is a Clemson lean. UPDATE: Picked BAMA! See the write-up here.
  • Deangelo Gibbs 6-3, 205-pound #3 safety from Suwanee, GA is supposed to announce during the first break of the 3rd Quarter. He'll likely pick UGA but Bama has a shot at him. UPDATE: Picked UGA.

One interesting/odd/gaudy aspect of the game is that players will wear state-specific cleats: