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Friendly (Md.) Linebacker Edet Chooses Terps

Friendly (Md.) Linebacker Edet Chooses Terps

Linebacker Eteyen Edet of Friendly High in Fort Washington is not originally from Maryland, having relocated from New York for his senior year. But location and a quickly formed bond with Terps offensive coordinator James Franklin were enough to convince Edet to commit to the Terps on Sunday afternoon over finalists Louisville and Michigan State.

"That was big because my mother and my family and friends can drive three hours to see me play. I get to stay on the East Coast," said Edet, who lives with his aunt in Fort Washington. "Coach Franklin is a real, real, real cool guy, great guy. They welcomed me with open arms … He told me I'm not going to redshirt. I'm going to go in there and compete as a... Recommended Stories

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