2020 Three-Star RB Jordon Simmons Hoping to Visit Virginia Tech Soon

2020 Three-Star RB Jordon Simmons Hoping to Visit Virginia Tech Soon

Tim Thomas | @TimThomasTLP

TLP: Editor
Dec 13, 2018

Jordon Simmons has emerged as one of the top running backs in Georgia with plenty of interest from major power 5 programs including Virginia Tech. Looking ahead, Simmons has an idea of the schools he hopes to visit soon. Simmons told us that Virginia Tech is among the schools he hopes to visit soon along with Clemson, Florida, Miami, Nebraska, "and a couple more." Simmons has visited the Hokies previously as he made a trip to Blacksburg in July. The Hokies have been showing interest in Simmons with Florida, LSU, Nebraska, and Boston College being among the other schools showing interest in him. Simmons is an intriguing talent as a versatile running back who feels he could fit well in the Hokies' offense. "I would fit great. They run a similar offense that we ran in the the past," Simmons said on how he would fit in the Hokies' offense. Simmons' stats back them up as he had 1,150 yards and 17 touchdowns on 127 carries this past season. In addition, Simmons proved to be capable in the passing game with 25 catches for 381 yards and 5 touchdowns, something that the Hokies look for in their running backs. Jordon Simmons is a running back to watch as the Hokies show interest in one of Georgia's top RBs.

Jordon Simmons in the Recruiting Rankings

Among 2020 running backs, Simmons is ranked 30th best by Rivals, 38th best by the 247 Sports Composite, and 43rd best by 247 Sports. In the state of Georgia, Simmons is ranked 35th best by Rivals, 42nd best by 247 Sports, and 47th best by the 247 Sports Composite.

Jordon Simmons' Offer List (According to 247 Sports)

  • ACC: Virginia Tech, Florida State, Louisville, Pittsburgh
  • SEC: Florida, Georgia, Mississippi State, Ole Miss, South Carolina
  • Big 10: Michigan, Nebraska
  • Pac-12: Oregon

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