July 19, 2006

Whittaker flying under the radar

With a recruiting class that currently ranks as the best in the entire country and could possibly be one of the best classes in the history of Longhorn football, it's hard to find a UT commitment that is flying under the radar on the national scene, but Pearland (Texas) High running back Foswhitt "Fozzy" Whittaker might just fit the bill.

Of the current 22-man recruiting class that the Longhorns have assembled, Whittaker is currently one of just four prospects that aren't rated as four stars or higher in the Rivals.com national rankings.

Off the field, Whittaker was one of the very first prospects that Texas head coach Mack Brown offered in February, and only an early commitment to the Longhorns kept him from securing offers from a list of the who's who in college football.

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