Though he prefers to spread attention, there’s no denying Shorter is the headliner. Nearing early enrollment at Penn State, the 6-3, 245-pound prospect has impressed during early drills, according to multiple media outlets covering practice sessions.Watch his senior-season highlights here: Micah Parsons didn’t wait long to turn heads in San Antonio, where he’s spending the week preparing for U. This video clip serves up more evidence of Parsons’ quickness off the edge.Now I can put on the cleats, put on the pads and learn from him.” Though Shorter said he appreciates the accolades, he is quick to point out other Penn State newcomers who will help increase competition at receiver.Along with Anderson-Butts and 4-star Maryland prospect Daniel George, the Nittany Lions landed scintillating in-state standout Jahan Dotson via a commitment flip from UCLA during the early signing period.Another 6-4 talent, Enis is a Nittany Lions legacy and roomed with Shorter during The Opening.Penn State is on the verge of welcoming one of college football’s most impressive collections of freshmen receivers.“I remember seeing his tape as a sophomore and I felt at that time he was the best receiver in the country, regardless of any recruiting rankings,” Gattis said. Obviously, everyone sees the talent level that he has. You know, God only blesses so many guys at his size with the speed and ball skills that he has. I really believe he’s going to be able to blossom here at Penn State in the future.” Shorter said he intends to blossom quickly in one of college football’s most explosive offenses.
It’s also worth noting he’s on the recruiting trail at All-American Bowl practice, where top Penn State offensive tackle target Rasheed Walker is sharing drills: Shout out to The Humble Beast representing out there!
He spent his senior season at Harrisburg (Pa.) High School terrorizing opposing quarterbacks, and this trend continues even while working against All-American offensive linemen. Though he wasn’t named Pennsylvania’s Gatorade Player of the Year, he managed to send a message Tuesday morning by dishing out a big hit against the guy who did win that award — Notre Dame quarterback signee Phil Jurkovec.
Though he attacked out of a three-point stance here, Parsons is expected to begin his collegiate career at middle linebacker. Parsons looks like a motivated man on a mission in San Antonio so far, and that’s great news for Penn State.
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