USC commit Amari Rodgers, son of Tee Martin USC commit Amari Rodgers, son of Tee Martin

Recruit Diaries USC commit Amari Rodgers, son of Tee Martin

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Armani Rodgers (Photo: 247 Sports)

Amari Rodgers (Photo: 247 Sports)

What’s up people… My name is Amari Rodgers and I attend Knoxville Catholic High School in Tennessee. I am a 2017 wide receiver and I am currently committed to the University of Southern California (USC)! I weigh 195 pounds at only 5 feet 9 inches tall , and I run a 4.39 forty (hand time).

I love to play my position because at wide receiver you have a chance to be out in space more, and you are able to play the way you want to play. With my speed, I think it fits me perfectly because I can either run by people or I can act like I’m running by someone and just break down and stop and catch the ball without the defensive back even knowing what just happened.

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Right now, I currently have nine offers; USC, LSU, Vanderbilt, Wake Forest, Memphis, MTSU, Ohio and Duke. I feel very blessed to have these offers because many people do not have the opportunity to play D1 ball. For me to have a chance to play at any of these amazing schools is truly awesome, and I thank God for that every day.

I am currently committed to USC. I chose to commit to them because I feel that USC will be the best place for me to go to college, and going there will benefit me more and prepare me more for the next level. Also I chose USC because of the atmosphere. It is in downtown Los Angeles and it is sunny almost 24/7 there. USC also has one of the richest football histories in the nation (Heisman Trophy winners, National Championships, etc.) and that is the type of program I want to be a part of. Lastly, a bonus is that my father, Tee Martin, coaches wide receivers there, and I feel that he is the best wide receiver coach in the country and will prepare me the right way. Being my dad just makes it better because I know him and he knows me, so he knows what I can and cannot do in certain situations.

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