February 7, 2007

Gibson makes decision

Rivals100 wide receiver Brandon Gibson held Alabama at the top of his list of favorites for most of the recruiting process and Wednesday at a press conference in Mobile he officially committed to the Tide. Gibson, 6-foot-2, 195-pounds, chose Alabama over offers from Auburn, South Carolina, Florida and LSU among others.

"In the end I just went with my heart. I always felt that Alabama was the best choice for me from a personal and athletic standpoint. The other schools were good but Alabama was better for me," Gibson said. "I had to get to know the new staff in the last couple of weeks and I felt very comfortable in what they are going to do. Coach Saban is known for getting the most out of his players and I hope he can do the same for me.

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