Five-star cornerback Patrick Surtain Jr. from Fort Lauderdale, FL announced that he will sign with Alabama over LSU, Clemson, and Miami.


Surtain Jr., a 6-2, 180-pound prospect from American Heritage High School is the consensus No. 1 cornerback in the country and the No. 1 player from Florida for the class of 2018.

For more info on Surtain Jr., visit his profile page on our Recruiting Tracker.

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Man... hearing the crown jewel of your class say “Roll Tide” is as sickening as it gets.
Reply6 months
My feelings exactly!!! It turned my stomach!
6 months
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“They win championships” And this is why all of you who cheer for a conference instead of just LSU are morons. Or maybe this is considered a victory to you? I mean, at least he stayed in the SEC, right? SEC!SEC!SEC! Idiots.
Reply6 months
I don't know of anyone who has cheered for the SEC as a conference in 5years. That was hot 10 years ago.
6 months
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So you DIDN’T hear all the SEC chants during the bowls and playoffs? Or do you just think none of the SEC!SEC!SEC! types post here? Bet if you bump up some old posts from the playoffs you’ll find plenty who wanted one or both SEC teams to make the championship, and a bunch who were thrilled with the all SEC final.
6 months
Nothing wrong cheering for SEC when it's not against LSU.
6 months
I might be done with college football until saban retires. The outcome of the season is known before the first kickoff
Reply6 months
Was it last year?
6 months
This!
6 months
I wonder what kind of vehicle he will take a picture next to? He seems like a Dodge Charger kinda guy
Reply6 months
I was thinkIng an old police CV with 22’s
6 months
I don't blame him. LSU has yet to get over the quarterback hurdle and Ogeron's future is in question. He wants to win a championship and Bama has proven to get there over and over again. The kid would rather a title than develop by the best defense coordinator and cornerbacks coach in the country. In my mind, he's tigerbait and there's no need in talking about him.
Reply6 months
Get use to it peeps. Until LSU can win against Bama and at least win the west, this will continue. Just sayin..............
Reply6 months
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6 months
Take the easy route. Don't build something when you can just fall in with the rest.
Reply6 months
What is he going to build at LSU? We hired a joke at HC who continues to hire old people past their prime (retirement checks anybody?). But everyone important wanted the marble mouth Cajun as the HC. That hire was a microcosm of how Louisiana has been ran into the ground.
6 months
datbayou, you're an idiot
6 months
LSU has officially started the Miami, Texas, Nebraska and Tennessee fall! It was fun while it lasted.
Reply6 months
Worst coaching hire in the history of college football!
Reply6 months
Idk if it’s worse to see us fall into irrelevance slowly or just all at once.
Reply6 months
headline should read "Alleva and O miss out on sure thing"
Reply6 months
"Their program spits out players into the NFL who never reach their full potential. I want to be a part of that."
Reply6 months
They do reach their potential. Just not at LSU.
6 months
Tom Brady didn't reach his full potential in college. Joe Flacco. JJ Watt. Peyton Manning. And the list goes on and on.
6 months
I feel like someone's reading comprehension is just not quite there
6 months
Well he is right Bama wins ships lol LSU just needs to start winning
Reply6 months
Terrace Marshall will misuse him on the field
Reply6 months
Not really all that supprised at this juncture. Saban “ You wanna play for Championship or Cajuns”? Everyone in room laughs...
Reply6 months
Front runner with no chest. Tiger Bait!
Reply6 months
“They win championships. I want to be a part of that winning culture.
Reply6 months
Can't really fault him for this logic
6 months
I'd like to back into championships, too.
6 months
He and His dad sold out! Wasted LSU's time and recruiting spot. Way to go Surtains. Enjoy being in Bubba Gump land the rest of your lives.
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As opposed to playing in front of classy people like you who call him a criminal and thug? Riiiight.
6 months
They didn't waste LSU's time! This kid has been sold on LSU for a very long time! I know this to be a fact personally. At the end of the day, until LSU starts regularly competing or at least being in the Championship discussion. We can expect to lose out on very high caliber players!
6 months
Wow, that quote is awful. No love for the university or coach, just for a trophy. Hope he ends up on the Browns if he makes it to the NFL, lol.
Reply6 months
coach O got to geaux!
Reply6 months
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