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Sweat talks Vanderbilt

Montez Sweat

The Vanderbilt staff landed a verbal commitment from Dallas Rivers in March, but they had their sights set on landing more than one Stephenson High School (Stone Mountain, Ga.) product in this year's recruiting class. On Monday, the Commodore staff extended an offer to Montez Sweat, a 6-foot-6, 225-pound tight end. Montez, who gave his verbal on Thursday, had been waiting on a Vandy offer.

"..I received Vanderbilt's offer over the phone from Coach Bankins," Sweat said. "He said he liked my size and knows I can make plays. I've been waiting to see if they were going to offer me for a long time. I went to campus in early March and was hoping for an offer then but didn't get it." "I really love the education at Vanderbilt. If you graduate from there, you'll be in great shape to... Recommended Stories

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