April 2, 2007

Tide lands No. 7

Huntsville athlete Wesley Neighbors enjoyed a great junior campaign that saw several top college programs interested in his services. Neighbors, 6-foot-1, 190-pounds, picked up offers from Georgia Tech and Vanderbilt right away but the big one for him came two weeks ago when Nick Saban offered, putting the Tide in the lead for his signature.

"I just got off the phone with Coach Saban and told him I was coming to Alabama. It was weird to know that it was actually happening because it had always been my dream but they were happy and so am I. I was meant to play football at Alabama and now I get that chance," Neighbors said.

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