November 28, 2007

Video: Dowtin loves to hit

The Dawgs have a commitment from one of the top athletes in the state of Virginia this year. Marcus Dowtin chose UGA over many offers and he had a big senior season. UGASports.com traveled up to Fork Union earlier this fall to see Dowtin play and you can those clips here.

Prospect: Marcus Dowtin

High School: Fork Union (Fork Union, Va.)

Class: 2008

Position: Linebacker

Vitals: 6-2, 215-pounds, 4.5

Offers: Cal, Clemson, Georgia, Michigan, Nebraska and others

Favorites: Committed to Georgia

The Skinny: Dowtin was being recruited as a running by schools up north and as a linebacker by teams down south. He is a very gifted athlete that brings a lot to the table. He is versatile, quick, strong and very athletic. He has a great frame for linebacker and he loves to punish the ball carrier. Dowtin is athletic enough to play any of the three backer spots in Athens and he is a big get for the Dawgs.

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