Ben Davis is a five-star linebacker in the Class of 2016 and though he hasn’t committed to a program yet, Alabama appears to be the front-runner. That’s because Davis, who currently attends Gordo High School just outside Tuscaloosa, tweeted a picture of himself with Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban and referred to him in quite a flattering manner.
The GOAT 🐐💯🏈 pic.twitter.com/JB5H9UItpO
— Mr. UNO™〽️ (@bendavis_1) January 26, 2016
Davis has offers from many programs including LSU, Auburn, Notre Dame and others as well as Alabama, but none of those programs have a coach as successful as Saban has been in Tuscaloosa. In nine years with the Tide, Saban is 100-18 (57-12 SEC) and has won four national championships, with the one he achieved at LSU giving him five total. He is also a great recruiter and youngsters clearly hold him in a high regard, Davis especially
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