October 31, 2011

Four stand out to Jelks

Although he has been visited by coaches from programs such as Alabama, Auburn, Mississippi State and Tennessee the past few weeks, offensive tackle Andrew Jelks of Henry County said nothing compared to the recent appearance made by Vanderbilt's James Franklin, who arrived at one of Jelks' games by helicopter.

"I was in the lockerroom for halftime, and when we came out we saw the big old helicopter over there on the soccer field," Jelks said. "There was a buzz going through the stadium. It was pretty sweet. That was big for me, that he would take the time to come watch me play."

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