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Landon Collins

To say that Landon Collins was in a contentious recruiting battle between LSU and Alabama is an understatement. The Geismar, La., native was ranked the number two safety in the nation when he finished at Dutchtown High School, the five-star prospect finally cast his lot with the Crimson Tide.

Landon Collins, a 6-0, 215-pound sophomore at Alabama, has a healthy perspective on his recruiting process. "It was the best two teams in the nation," he said, which was certainly true, as Bama defeated LSU for the national championship at the Louisiana Superdome in New Orleans a month before signing day. "I made the best decision for myself and I'm doing great where I am." That's true, too... Recommended Stories