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Tennessee Recruiting: Great AJC Story On Ryan Jenkins' Decision

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The Atlanta Journal Constitution's Michael Carvell is writing a series on some of the Atlanta area's top recruiting stories from the last cycle. Today, he focuses on Tennessee commit Ryan Jenkins.

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One of Butch Jones' first recruiting coups was flipping four-star slot receiver Ryan Jenkins from Clemson to the Tennessee Volunteers.

Though Ryan's brother plays for the Tigers, he'd been visiting Knoxville -- where his father Lee was a standout player -- since he was 3 years old. Atlanta Journal Constitution reporter Michael Carvell has a great interview with Jenkins on what went into his decision and how difficult it was telling Dabo Swinney and the Tigers no so late.

Take a look.