July 27, 2007

Edwards picking up offers

The last month has been eventful for defensive end Lavar Edwards. In late June his sole major offer was from Alabama, but TigerBait.com has recently learned that three other SEC programs have joined the recruiting battle.

At 6-foot-4 and 270 pounds Edwards already possesses a college-ready frame and has the strength to help out early in his college career. The rising senior from Baton Rouge (La.) Desire Street Academy has become a hot commodity in recent weeks.

"I'd say my favorites right now are Tennessee, LSU, Alabama and Florida," Edwards said. "All four of them have offered me and so have some smaller schools. They're all about even right now. I've been to camps at Alabama and Florida this summer but I think I'm done with unofficials. I'll probably take all five officials before I make my decision after the football season."

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