Name: Scoop Bradshaw
Position: Defensive Back
Hometown: Tampa, Fla.
High School: Plant
2015 Stats: Had over 300 tackles, 15 interceptions, 13 sacks, and 11 touchdowns in his high school career.
2016 Projections: Possible redshirt year with a crowded secondary, but this has been a weak point for SU recently so he could get a shot if others aren't producing.
How'd He Get Here?: Bradshaw chose SU over scholarship offers from Utah, Indiana, USF, Western Michigan, Florida Atlantic, Toledo, and others.
What'd Recruiting Sites Say?: He was given 3 stars from Scout and ESPN and 2 stars from Rivals.
Money Quote: Here's Bradshaw talking about the SU defense...
"I love it because it's kind of similar to Plant defense. They play a lot of man defense."
Links of Wonder: Check out this article from Stephen Bailey of Syracuse.com on Bradshaw's commitment to the Orange.
Tweets of Wonder:
2016 #Syracuse commits QB Rex Culpepper & WR/DB Scoop Bradshaw(@4ScoopWay) having fun w/ #Otto on Official Visit pic.twitter.com/22k4RiIcF5— DT Sports Media (@CallDT) December 13, 2015
What Does the Coaching Staff Think of Him?: They haven't commented on him publicly, but in an interview with Syracuse.com Bradshaw talked about the SU coaches excitement with his commitment.
"They were thrilled, they couldn't wait to hear the good news from me. They had their fingers crossed all the way."
Interesting Nugget O'Interest: Bradshaw was high school teammates with fellow Class of 2016 freshman Rex Culpepper.
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