On the eve of training camp, the Rutgers football coaching staff continues to put work on the recruiting trail and received their first linebacker commit of the 2020 recruiting class. The Scarlet Knights secured a verbal commitment from Jack del Rio of Clearwater, Florida Saturday:
I’m all in... ⚔️ pic.twitter.com/tssnY6qHFJ— Jack del Rio (@_Jackdelrio_) July 27, 2019
Rutgers was the first power five conference school (3 total FBS) to offer Jack per 247sports. Kentucky and Mississippi State also showed strong interest. At 6’3” and 215 pounds, del Rio is a solid three-star prospect, the 127th best outside linebacker for the 2020 class according to the 247 composite which includes other sources. 247 itself has him as the 122nd best and a top 200 player in the state of Florida.
Here are some of Del Rio’s highlights:
Welcome to the banks Jack!
More breakdown to come on this story.