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    Thaddeus LaGrone decommits from Baylor, ISU on the table

    Thaddeus LaGrone drops Baylor - On The Trail Blog - ESPN

    ESPN Insider link which I don't have but the free part says the following.

    High two-star safety / outside linebacker Thaddeus LaGrone (Allen, Texas), a 6-foot-2, 195-pound senior, has decommitted from Baylor, according to multiple sources.

    Iowa State, Michigan State, Navy and Nevada are his other scholarship offers. Missouri, Oklahoma State, Iowa, Kansas State and TCU could also join the mix.

    LaGrone, who previously attended Boyd High School (McKinney, Texas), originally gave Baylor his pledge in June. He's posted a 4.82 40-yard dash, 4.34 20-yard shuttle and 34.4-inch vertical on the combine circuit.

    Baylor's Class of 2012 now stands at 18.


    Iowa State is the only other Big 12 school that put out an offer. Though I could see TCU snatch him up as they will be Big 12 next year.



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    Re: Thaddeus LaGrone decommits from Baylor, ISU on the table

    Rivals has him listed with a 4.5 forty time, which sounds much better.

    Sign me up. He would be perfect at weakside LB for us.



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    Re: Thaddeus LaGrone decommits from Baylor, ISU on the table

    Thaddeus LaGrone - Yahoo! Sports

    Though I could see TCU snatch him up as they will be Big 12 next year.
    I was thinking the same thing.




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    Re: Thaddeus LaGrone decommits from Baylor, ISU on the table

    Iowa is only going to offer him after Iowa State offered him because they needed senior film on him. The other BCS schools will offer him only after Iowa offers him because when Iowa offers, other schools know when the kid is good enough...




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    Re: Thaddeus LaGrone decommits from Baylor, ISU on the table

    sounds good to me! i know we've had players that have decommitted from us to go to baylor, it'd be nice if we did it back. would love for him to join the cyclone nation family



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    Re: Thaddeus LaGrone decommits from Baylor, ISU on the table

    A 4.82 40 is what you look for in DL. Must be wrong. Usually the 40 times are severely understated.....



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    Re: Thaddeus LaGrone decommits from Baylor, ISU on the table

    FWIW he is a 3 star on rivals



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    Re: Thaddeus LaGrone decommits from Baylor, ISU on the table

    Quote Originally Posted by CyCloned View Post
    A 4.82 40 is what you look for in DL. Must be wrong. Usually the 40 times are severely understated.....
    Yeah, the 4.82 seems like a bad time to me. Rivals has 4.5, so I'm guessing that might be closer.



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    Re: Thaddeus LaGrone decommits from Baylor, ISU on the table

    There is a big difference between 4.82 and 4.5.....like 60 pounds of more luggage....


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    Re: Thaddeus LaGrone decommits from Baylor, ISU on the table

    My guess would be junior year 40 time vs senior year 40 time



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    Re: Thaddeus LaGrone decommits from Baylor, ISU on the table

    Has been kicked off his high school team.



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    Re: Thaddeus LaGrone decommits from Baylor, ISU on the table

    He lived in Ames until 8th grade, when he moved down to texas. So there is a Ames connection for sure



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    Re: Thaddeus LaGrone decommits from Baylor, ISU on the table

    Quote Originally Posted by megamanxzero35 View Post
    Thaddeus LaGrone drops Baylor - On The Trail Blog - ESPN

    ESPN Insider link which I don't have but the free part says the following.

    High two-star safety / outside linebacker Thaddeus LaGrone (Allen, Texas), a 6-foot-2, 195-pound senior, has decommitted from Baylor, according to multiple sources.

    Iowa State, Michigan State, Navy and Nevada are his other scholarship offers. Missouri, Oklahoma State, Iowa, Kansas State and TCU could also join the mix.

    LaGrone, who previously attended Boyd High School (McKinney, Texas), originally gave Baylor his pledge in June. He's posted a 4.82 40-yard dash, 4.34 20-yard shuttle and 34.4-inch vertical on the combine circuit.

    Baylor's Class of 2012 now stands at 18.


    Iowa State is the only other Big 12 school that put out an offer. Though I could see TCU snatch him up as they will be Big 12 next year.
    From Scout.com:

    Good sized safety, if he grows more he could be an ideal outside linebacker for pass coverage situations. Hits with purpose and viciousness. He squares up and drops the ball carrier or receiver, usually getting a very solid hit. Great timing on passing situations and for knocking the ball down.


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    Re: Thaddeus LaGrone decommits from Baylor, ISU on the table

    Quote Originally Posted by baylrballa View Post
    Has been kicked off his high school team.
    Are you trying to pull a "we didn't want him anyway"?



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    Re: Thaddeus LaGrone decommits from Baylor, ISU on the table

    Quote Originally Posted by Yes13 View Post
    Are you trying to pull a "we didn't want him anyway"?
    what was he kicked off his high school team for?


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