The original story below was posted when Boykin committed in the 2016 class before heading to JUCO. Still very excited this young man will make it to Louisville. Boykin re committed to Louisville today.
CardNation as a whole has been on pins and needles as far as waiting on the status of the Manbeast Michael Boykin. A lot of people like to compare him to Lorenzo Mauldin. I agree and disagree. I like to think of Boykin as an example of what would happen if you gave Lozo a mean streak. Put some Michael Josiah in with Lozo and you have got what I believe Boykin will be. We finally got the good word yesterday:
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National Signing Day for college football is Wednesday, February 3, meaning that this is the final weekend of official visits for recruits before they sign the dotted line and choose where they will be attending school. In other words, this is a HUGE weekend for programs across the country, and Louisville is no exception. The Cards will be hosting commits, as well as recruits that have yet to make their verbal pledge anywhere. The weekend is highlighted by Jawon Pass and Desmond Fitzpatrick being on campus.
Here is a quick rundown of who will be in town this weekend. *Subject to change, as is everything with recruiting*
Recruiting in college sports is a crazy thing. And National Signing Day for college football isn’t until February, so plenty of time for things to change. But Louisville fans got some good news when big-time commit Mike Boykin tweeted the following about his recruiting process and where he stands.
The Louisville Cardinals picked up another commitment for the class of 2016 last night, and won a significant recruiting battle in the process. Michael Boykin, a 3-star defensive end from Carrollton, Georgia, committed to Louisville over Auburn. It was the third commitment since Thursday for the Cards, with the other two being Jawon Pass and T.J. Brunson.