Daron Payne is a 5-star defensive tackle who plays at Shades Valley High School in Alabama. While the program in Tuscaloosa is in the mix for him, Auburn is also a key school to watch, according to 247Sports.
The Tigers are fresh off of a magical season, and they're as confident as ever on the recruiting trail. Landing the powerful 6'2", 316-pound Payne would be huge news on The Plains.
There's eight key reasons why it just might be meant to be.