Shilo Sanders, out of Trinity Christian School in Cedar Hill, Texas, is one of the top recruits in the nation at corner and today announced on Twitter that he’s received a scholarship offer from Florida State.
“To me, it’s extremely a blessing to have the same opportunity my father had and to potentially have the opportunity to carry on his legacy,” Shilo said.
ESPN.com is saying Deion knew before his son!
“He’s an FSU O.G., so he found out first,” Shilo said. “He was talking to Coach [David] Kelly and they got off the phone and he told me I had the offer. He told me, it was just like, ‘You have to work now. You really have to focus on what you’re supposed to do because people are going to be coming after you 100 percent.’”
At 6 foot, 178 pounds, Shilo has similar size to his father coming out of high school and has scholarship offers from the likes of Georgia, Texas A&M, Nebraska, Oregon, South Carolina and others.