Georgia picked up the eighth football commitment for its 2015 signing class Friday night, receiving a nonbinding pledge from Atlanta's Natrez Patrick.
The 6-foot-3, 228-pounder from Mays High is rated by Rivals.com as the nation's No. 3 weakside defensive end and No. 59 prospect overall. He had numerous scholarship offers and picked the Bulldogs over Alabama, Auburn and Ole Miss.
Patrick is the fifth Rivals.com four-star prospect to commit to the Bulldogs and the second top-100 prospect. Terry Godwin, the No.1 athlete prospect out of Hogansville, Ga., is the No. 26 overall prospect.
David Paschall is a sports writer for the Times Free Press. He started at the Chattanooga Free Press in 1990 and was part of the Times Free Press when the paper started in 1999. David covers University of Georgia football, as well as SEC football recruiting, SEC basketball, Chattanooga Lookouts baseball and other sports stories. He is a Chattanooga native and graduate of the Baylor School and Auburn University. David has received numerous honors for ...