Trey Johnson finally gave Urban Meyer that elusive commitment from an elite linebacker that he needed on Friday.
LB Trey Johnson, a PSU target, ends up picking Ohio State … which was pretty much expected.
— Josh Moyer (@ESPNJoshMoyer) January 4, 2013
According to 247Sports.com Composite ratings, Johnson is No. 3 among inside linebackers, No. 12 in the state of Georgia and No. 120 player in the country. But his commitment means so much more than that.
Ohio State desperately needed a linebacker, and Johnson answered the call. At 6’1″ and 205 pounds, he is one of the quickest linebackers in the country, and is among the best pursuers as well.
Ohio State lucked out when it landed Johnson. Florida, USC, Alabama, Auburn, Cincinnati, Clemson, Florida State, Georgia Tech, Illinois, Louisville, Miami (FL), Mississippi State, North Carolina State, Ole Miss, Oregon, Penn State, South Carolina and Tennessee had all offered Johnson scholarships, but he chose the Buckeyes above all…
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