But while Peoples-Jones was an expected commit from Detroit Cass Tech, Solomon was anything but.
Almost all of the players belonged to an NFL roster at the time of the incident.
He's the highest-ranked state-of-Michigan recruit on the service since LB La Marr Woodley in 2003 James Hudson is a four-star defensive end from Toledo Central Catholic. Seven months ago, Aubrey Solomon announced he would be a Wolverine.
The 6-foot-5, 271-pounder originally committed to Kentucky and also reportedly had scholarship offers from Alabama, Miami (Fla.), Michigan State, Penn State and Tennessee, among others. Today, he said that again, this time in front of a national television audience, capping one of the more unusual recruitments in recent memory."It's a weight lifted off my shoulders, it's real good," he said on ESPNU.
(born March 2, 1985) is an American football running back who is currently a free agent.
He played college football at USC, where he earned consensus All-American honors twice and won a Heisman Trophy, and was drafted by the New Orleans Saints second overall in the 2006 NFL Draft.