Shorter Paul Johnson: The reason Tech’s recruiting is mediocre is because the parents suck, the kids suck and their high school coaches suck. Oh, and an early signing period would mean I wouldn’t have to work as hard.
"Offensive tackles is what we need," Smart said. "I think if you combed the country and asked every SEC coach, he's going to say, 'We're most deficient at offensive tackle.' It's the rarest find. You want a 6-5, 6-6 kid. They don't grow on trees." -- Macon Telegraph, 2/3/16