Carl Howard, 6-5, 290, 4.8,
DT, Matawan, Matawan
How did you like the
"It was wonderful, it was
great. It was a great time."
What did you
"We walked around the
facilities. Drove around the campus, met the dean. We went to ESPN zone. We
actually had position meetings. I met with my position coach. Coach Melvin is a
great guy he knows the game very well. He is very
Who was your
Who did you hang
"I hung out with Nate
Robinson. He knows a lot my family in Irvington. I also like Tres Moses and
Justise Hairston. I hung out a lot with them also."
"Just the ones that had
already verballed. I didn't verbal I am going to take all five visits."
Your impressions of
"Rutgers growing on me
stronger and stronger. They have a great camaraderie. They treat me like family.
There aren't any stars, everyone plays for each other and they make you feel at
home. It is really a great atmosphere. They have a great program that they are
The win over Syracuse
definitely affected me. It shows that they have great potential. I know that
they will be great next year. If they keep getting the best Jersey players they
will be bowl material for sure."
As a junior:
Last season Carl had 50
tackles, 5 sacks, 6 tackles for losses, 4 forced fumble recoveries, 1 fumble
recovery, 5 passes batted down.
"My next visit is
VirginiaTech on December 12, Maryland, Michigan State and
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