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Overstreet discusses Rutgers commitment

Fred Overstreet

When Rutgers landed its fourth commitment in a two-day span in Jefferson High of Tampa, Fla., linebacker Fred Overstreet, it came as somewhat of a surprise since he was an under-the-radar recruit. He will sign with the Scarlet Knights on Wednesday during a ceremony at his school, but before that time arrived he spoke about why he chose Rutgers, and what he likes about the school.

Ever wonder who is watching those Rutgers commercials – ya' know, those public relations spots spliced once or twice into a game? Well, Rutgers' latest linebacker commit, Jefferson High of Tampa (Fla.) product Fred Overstreet paid attention to it, and it led to him giving Rutgers coach Greg Schiano a non-binding oral commitment. "What piqued my interest is their commercials about their alumni... Recommended Stories

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