Tennessee finished No. 20 in the National Signing Day rankings according to 247sports.com. Here are the defensive players Jeremy Pruitt landed and his thoughts on each player.
Jonathan Kongbo, rated by some publications as the No. 1 JUCO prospect in the country, will add another terror to Tennessee’s defensive line.
Baylen Buchanan adds a nice future piece to Tennessee’s defensive secondary, and should be a key contributor from the 2016 recruiting class.
Marquez Callaway is an exceptional addition to “Wide Receiver U” and should be an immediate-impact guy from Tennessee’s 2016 recruiting class.
Carlin Fils-Aime, from Naples High School in South Florida, is a running back with explosive ability that will be an instant-impact player when he arrives in Knoxville.
Derrick Brown is one of the top defensive linemen in the class of 2016. When he gets to a college this fall, Tennessee’s coaching staff will be plenty happy to have him.