What type of football player will UGA be getting with Chauncey Rivers?
We asked his high school coach, Stephenson’s Ron Gatrell.
The 6-foot-2, 245-pound Rivers originally committed to South Carolina, but then switched to UGA last February.
He may be the best all-around athlete that Stephenson has turned out since Mike Davis, the South Carolina running back who is considered to be a long shot to win the Heisman Trophy.
Rivers turned a lot of heads with his camp performances at defensive end this summer, and he’s also talented to play tight end at the collegiate level.
Here’s what Gartrell had to say about his star player — and the comparisons to Jermaine Cunningham, the New York Jets linebacker from Stephenson who is in his fifth NFL season: