FAMU Recruits 2017: Punter/Kicker

The kicking game will be a question mark for the 2017 football season. The Rattlers will lose their only legitimate kicker from last year in senior Colby Blanton. Khalil Clark will be one of a number of redshirt freshmen who did not play in 2016. How much he plays in 2017 will depend on his grades and the level of …

FAMU Recruits 2017: Quarterback

With the signing of two dual threat quarterbacks, a position that has been wanting for some years, is now in lock down for at least the next four or five years. FAMU returns three potentially strong quarterbacks in senior Vincent Jeffries, redshirt freshmen Tahj Tolbert, and last year’s starter, sophomore Ryan Stanley. Competition will be heavy for the starting and …

FAMU Recruits 2017: Offensive Line

FAMU will be seeking to improve both pass coverage and run blocking. Graduating seniors Keonte Cash, 6’1”, 290 pounds, and TJ Jones, 6’5”, 295 pounds, were both starters. The offensive line recruits are slightly smaller than what Wood may have hoped for, but he is likely not disappointed with this cadre of recruits.
Donovan Hovey-Franklin—At 6’5”, 315 pounds, is a three …