Quin Blanding: Meet 2014's 5-Star Safety

Full Ride@BR_FullRideB/R VideoJuly 24, 2012

Five-star recruit Quin Blanding is one of the top-15 players in the Class of 2014.  The 6'2", 200-pound elite safety out of Virginia Beach, Va. is currently ranked the No. 2 safety in the nation by 247Sports.

Bringing us the latest on what makes this athlete one of the best in his class is 247Sports national recruiting analyst Gerry Hamilton.  Watch as Gerry breaks down Blanding's highlights, telling us what sets him apart from the rest and why we should keep an eye on him as he continues to develop his skills.

Full Ride caught up with Quin Blanding during the NLA 7-on-7 National Championships in Brooklyn, N.Y. and spoke to the top recruit about his experiences on the recruiting trail.

Blanding is being recruited by top college programs such as Auburn, Alabama and Vanderbilt.  You'll have to watch to find out what Blanding looks for in a college-football program.


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