The growing season opener for Florida football contrary to the Utah Utes is only hours away at this time and the set of top recruits who anticipate visiting for a taste of what the Gator Nation is cooking in the Swamp is growing.
Four-star wide receiver Bredell Richardson out of Tampa (Florida) Carrollwood Day plans on joining his teammate, running back Anthony Carrie, in the stands because the Orange and Blue start the Billy Napier era on September 3. The 6-foot, 190-pound pass-catcher, similar to his senior high school compadre, took part in the Friday Night Lights event by the end of July before finding a re-offered scholarship from the brand new staff.
Talking about which, the revamped brass near the top of the football program, spearheaded by wide receivers coach Keary Colbert, has recently made a confident impression on the rising junior.
I love the brand new staff, he told Gators Online. Me and Keary have an excellent relationship that weve been building over quite a while. Also, I knew from the jump that it had been a slower process using them because its a fresh staff. That they had to obtain comfortable and find out what these were doing making use of their own kids which are up there. I knew it had been likely to be slower and I was available to that.
The Gators face competition for the student-athletes talents, with the Alabama Crimson Tide, Georgia Bulldogs, LSU Tigers, Notre Dame Fighting Irish, Texas Longhorns, Texas A&M Aggies, Miami Hurricanes and Florida State Seminoles on the list of other schools in hot quest for the blue-chipper.
Richardson is ranked No. 70 overall no. 10 at his position in his class nationally based on the 247Sports composite, as the On3 consensus has him at Nos. 83 and 16, respectively. Florida has gone out front in On3s Recruiting Prediciton Machine with a 35.8% potential for signing him before Miami and FSU at 8.4% and 7.2%, respectively.
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