2015 Super Twenty Five – No. 4 Nigel Knott – Germantown

Mississippi Gridiron, in conjunction with Super Talk FM is rolling out the Super 25, ranking the top 25 high school football players in the state of Mississippi.

Five players a day were released on air on Head to Head with Matt Wyatt and Richard Cross starting last Monday afternoon as they worked backwards from 25 to 1.  You can hear the countdown by checking out their audio vault on their website if you missed it. You can also access all players at http://www.supertalk.fm/super25/

Today we look at number-4 Nigel Knott of Germantown High School. 

Offers: MSU, Ole Miss, Oregon, Tennessee

Germantown senior defensive back Nigel Knott is one of the nation’s finest athletes. He ran a combine-best 4.30 40 with a 44 inch vertical jump at Nike’s The Opening, one of the nation’s premier combines. He is rated the nation’s No. 46 overall prospect by ESPN and No. 65 prospect according to 247Sports. Knott racked up 112 tackles last season with four interceptions and 16 passes defended.