#10 Ranked Player in
Name: Chris Garrett
City: Tupelo, MS
Vitals: 6' 3"", 225, 4.9 (275 bench/350 squat)
Date of Birth: November 17, 1990
Primary Position: QB
Projected Position: QB
2007 Football Season: 101 - 178 for 1, 739 yards, 18 TD's, 11 Int's. Named 3rd Team All-Area and 1st Team All-Region.
Why Top 40 in Football: "I feel I am a leader on the field, and I just have a love to play the game of football. My size is pretty good. I am a pretty big guy that can throw it a long way but my biggest strength is my accuracy. I just work hard on it."
Colleges interested in Garrett: LSU, MSU, Ole Miss, Alabama, and Florida
offers: LSU, MSU, Ole Miss, Colorado, FSU, and Nebraska
Closest to offering next: Alabama
Scouts at Spring practice: LSU, MSU, Ole Miss, Alabama, Auburn, and Kentucky
Received phone calls from: Nebraska, LSU, and Florida
Chris's top schools: Committed to LSU
Why LSU: "I just trust their coaches. I think Coach (Les) Myles is a great coach. I know Coach Crowton is a great teacher and is real patient. That is what I like about him."
Summer Camps: LSU (Team Camp in July) and MSU (Team Camp on July 12th)
Tell us something nobody else knows: "If I did not play football, I would play tennis. That is my second favorite sport."
Best Player faced: Darius Barksdale
If not Chris Garrett, who'll be Mr. Football for 2008: Tyler Russell
Game I'm most anticipating: Olive Branch
Dream date: Jessica
Grades: 3.8 Core GPA / 18 ACT
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