PLAYER: Samuel Brooks, Jr.
SCHOOL: Miami Northwestern
SCOUTING: When you talk about elite talent here in South Florida, here is a football player that everyone needs to keep a close eye on. While he is just a sophomore and there is still much for him to learn, Brooks is a prospect that has a chance to be very special. He’s a cat-quick player who gets off the ball fast and is very tough to stop. Brooks has a great wingspan and uses everything to get into the offensive backfield. His speed, athleticism and ability to make plays will have him in the spotlight for the next three years. College coaches who have watched him perform already believe that this is going to be a talent that will soon join the elite in the country. While he is still learning the position, he is making a huge difference. His high school coaches believe that this is going to be the “next great player at Northwestern” – which is a lot to say. This is definitely going to be a name to keep an eye out for.