Position: Defensive Tackle
Hometown/School: Bradenton, FL - Manatee
- 247Sports gives Christmas four stars and gives him a grade of 97 in their early 2014 ratings. They list him as a top DT (2nd) in the class of 2014, fifth in Florida, and 26th overall in the nation.
- Currently holds offers from Florida, Mississippi State, Alabama, Auburn, North Carolina, Florida State, Miami, and USF.
- Christmas was at Florida's FNL camp last month and has also camped at Auburn, USF, and Mississippi State.
- Played a big role on Manatee, the #1-ranked team in MaxPreps 2012 Preseason Xcellent 25 Football list and Class 7A Florida State Champions.
- Here is a great excerpt from a quote from Rivals.com's Chris Nee on what he sees from Christmas($): "Watching him in the state title game, I walked away thinking this is an SEC-style defensive tackle. He's dominant at the point of attack. He's excellent at finishing plays. And he's surprisingly quick laterally."
- Here is his HUDL profile.