This past February, no coach in the nation was able to close with as much force on a recruiting class than Urban Meyer. Among the players Meyer was able to grab early in the process was 5-star safety Vonn Bell (via Scout.com).
Yesterday, Rivals.com’s Marc Givler was able to catch up with Vonn as he began workouts for the upcoming 2013 season.
Most notably, Vonn said that he played his senior season at around 177 pounds and is currently in the process of getting to 200 pounds before he arrives on campus.
Vonn Bell on adding 15pounds to get up to 193 ‘I’m trying to get to 200 I want to be a head hunter when I get up there’ #OhioState#buckeyes
— Marc Givler (@MarcGivlerBG) May 14, 2013
In order to be a legit, big-time safety at the next level, Vonn needs to gain weight without losing his speed. Because he was 177 pounds as a senior, there were people saying that he might project better as a cornerback.
If and when Bell is able to reach 200 pounds,…
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