Scout Premium Content

Thornton Getting Serious

Michael Thornton

Georgia defensive tackle Michael Thornton says he distanced himself from recruiting during his season. "I didn't really think about it," Thornton said. "It wasn't until this month when all the schools started calling and everything that I started to think about it again. I want to go to a great program that wins. And where the coaches will help me get to the next level and get to the NFL..."

Michael Thornton, the 6-foot-1, 275-pound four-star defensive tackle from Stephenson High School in Stone Mountain, Ga., has already taken two official visits but says he's still far from making a decision. "It's probably not gonna be until close to signing day," Thornton said. That's a far cry from what Thornton had previously said. "I was going to graduate early and enroll in January," he... Recommended Stories

Up Next


64 Fans online
    Join The Conversation