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Blue chip defensive end attends OM's Jr Day

Alex Watkins (DE, Haywood, TN) - Perhaps the kid with the most upside from the Volunteer state is Alex Watkins. And if you are looking for a young man who has just as much character as he does game, look no further than Haywood County.

"He is just a good young man. He is an enjoy to work with. A coach's dream. Alex is always doing the little extra things to make him a better player. I do not know if you know this, but he runs track for us too. I am also the coach for our track team. I saw this kid in 8th grade. I knew we had ourselves a special person, a difference maker, back then. Alex has not disappointed me. He is the...

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