Emmitt Smith’s Son, A Major RB Recruit, Sets A Big Visit

first_img Smith will be visiting Florida for the Auburn game.EJ Smith, son of Gator great Emmitt Smith, sets visit to The Swamp for Florida game https://t.co/JN0GH0WTMV— SEC Football News (@SECfootball) July 18, 2019Florida is not the clear favorite to land Smith, however.“I hear that all the time,” Smith told 247Sports’ Damon Sayles. “But at the end of the day, it all depends on how I feel. My dad’s always open to whatever school I go to. My family will always be there. Not everyone in my family went to Florida, so I’m just try to make my own decisions.”Stanford is actually listed as the favorite for the 5-foot-11 running back, per 247Sports’ “Crystal Ball.”Smith is ranked the No. 4 all-purpose back in the country. Emmitt Smith running the ball for the Florida Gators.GAINSVILLE, FL – SEPTEMBER 9: Running back Emmitt Smith #22 of the Florida Gators runs with the ball during a game against the Ole Miss Rebels at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium on September 9,1989 in Gainsville, Florida. The Rebels defeated the Gators 24-19. (Photo by Allen Dean Steele/Getty Images)EJ Smith, a four-star running back in the 2020 class, is one of the biggest recruits in the country. The elite prospect also happens to be the son of Emmitt Smith, one of the greatest players in NFL history.The four-star prospect has received interest from nearly every big program in the country and named his top five schools earlier in the summer.EJ Smith is still considering: Texas A&M, Ohio State, Georgia, Stanford and Florida, where his dad played.The elite recruit has set a big visit for the fall.last_img