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St. Johns (Fla.) Bartram Trail High School offensive tackle Jesse Burkett talks about returning from an injury that almost cost him his senior year. The 6-foot-4 and 310-pound senior has been committed to Vanderbilt since July but is still hearing from Stanford and Florida State. The University of Florida has also been in contact with the athletic tackle.

St. Johns (Fla.) Bartram Trail High School offensive tackle Jesse Burkett went from a lightly recruited prospect as a junior to one of the most highly sought after offensive lineman in the state of Florida heading into his senior year. The 6-foot-4 and 310-pound Burkett, who committed to Vanderbilt this past July, had just two offers after the first week of spring practice this past May. Heading...

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