Found November 20, 2012 on
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Less than three months until National Signing Day 2013, and Syracuse hasn’t picked up a commitment since July. News will start to heat up now that high school seasons are coming to a close, so The Fizz has compiled the top 5 available recruits for SU. It features a lot of size and athleticism, popular traits of Doug Marrone’s targets. The Orange is playing its best football of the season at an opportune time, but there are plenty of needs to fill on the roster.
Here’s our top 5 Class of 2013:
5. DT Rakim Peters
3-star 6’3”, 230 lbs Winder, GA (Apalachee HS)
The Georgia D-Lineman has spent his senior year focused on a state championship. Peters told The Fizz over the summer he wouldn’t focus on the recruiting noise until after the season because of how dedicated he was to the task at hand. Although the Wildcats finished 5-5, Rakim still had a splendid season. He’s a superb pass rusher and his top schools include Syracus
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HGT: 6-3 WGT: 227
YR: SR POS: QB
Passing: 267 COMP, 420 ATT, 23 TD, 9 INT, 3404 YDS, 63.6 PCT
Rushing: 74 ATT, 114 YDS, 2 TD, 1.5 AVG, 12 LNG
Good length and bulk
Good foot quickness in pocket, average foot quickness for QB outside of pocket
Excels at sliding and avoiding
Sets quickly on quick throws out of shotgun...
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