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Simmons Ready To Narrow List

Simmons Ready To Narrow List

Originally from Louisiana, Andre Simmons now lives in Lorton, Virginia, where he plays safety for South County School. The 6'1" safety has emerged as one of the top defensive backs in the Mid-Atlantic. With eight offers from BCS caliber colleges, Simmons is wrapping up his initial evaluation of colleges and is ready to narrow his list.

For college programs running zone defenses, getting top-flight safeties is the key to success. Most teams using zone coverage count on their safeties to do a bunch of things in the defense. They have to cover receivers over the top, but also come up and provide run support. Safety play is the key to the success of the defense. Virginia prospect Andre Simmons has attracted interest from schools...

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