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Thornton Discusses Four Leaders

Michael Thornton

"I'm taking things slow," Michael Thornton said. "I don't have a time for committing or anything. I'm gonna hold out and get the best out of the situation. Every school has good things and I don't know where I want to go yet. I'd also like to get my teammates some more attention...I want coaches with a strong defensive approach and a good philosophy about the game. I want to have a great..."

Michael Thornton, the 6-foot-1, 275-pound four-star defensive tackle from Stephenson High School in Stone Mountain, Ga., has 30 scholarship offers and is still trying to narrow down his list.'s No. 11 defensive tackle now admits to favoring Georgia and Auburn slightly over Penn State and Miami. All of his favorites have offered as well as Michigan, Michigan State, Alabama, South... Recommended Stories