MotSaG Chat with Steven Smothers


Steven Smothers is a top wide receiver coming out of the 2016 class. 247 Sports has him has the third best player coming out of Maryland. He is from Reistertown, MD. He is around 5’9 and weighs around 150. He has an incredible forty time of 4.46. He is a very explosive receiver who can make plays.

Smothers has offers from many top programs around the country. Ohio State is very high on his list and getting an explosive receiver like Steven Smothers just adds another weapon to the high powered spread offense of the Buckeyes. Below is an interview I did with Steven.

Andrew: How has the recruiting process been?

Steven: It’s fun I’m enjoying every moment of it!

Andrew: What schools are showing interest?

Steven: That haven’t offered, Nebraska, Oklahoma, USC, Stanford, UCLA, Miami and Oregon!

Andrew: What schools are showing the most interest?

Steven: USC, Miami, Oregon, Ohio State, Alabama and West Virginia!

Andrew: Any list at this point?

Steven: (Sends Pic Titled OFFERS) 1. Alabama 2. Florida 3. Florida State 4. Ohio State 5. N.C. State 6. ODU 7. Penn State 8. West Virginia 9. Virginia Tech 10. Marshall.

Andrew: Where have you visited?

Steven: Florida State, Florida, Ohio State, Rutgers, Virginia and West Virginia.

Andrew: Any planned visits?

Steven: ODU in July.

Andrew: How was your Ohio State visit?

Steven: It was great got to be in the film room with the wide outs and see how they game plan and got to see a practice I’ve never seen a high tempo practice like that before and meeting coach Meyer was the icing on the cake!

Andrew: What did the coaches tell you?

Steven: That I remind them a lot of Percy Harvin and Tavon Austin and that my skill set would allow me to play as a freshman if I came in with the right mindset.

Andrew: Do you talk to any other Ohio State recruits?

Steven: A couple mainly Trevon Diggs!

Andrew: What do you look for in a program?

Steven: The tradition, the fans and just the whole atmosphere!

Andrew: How would you describe your game?

Steven: Electrifying!

Andrew: When do you plan on committing?

Steven: A week after national signing day.

Andrew: Anything else you want people to know?

Steven: That I’m the most dominant ATH in my class!

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