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National Signing Day 2016: Jerod Alton signs with Missouri

Kirkwood used Alton at seemingly every position on the field. Mizzou will start him out at corner.

Name Jerod Alton
Position CB
Height, Weight 5'10, 178
City (School) Kirkwood, MO
Rating (Rivals) 3 stars (5.5)
Rating (247 Composite) 3 stars (0.8194)
Rating (ESPN) 3 stars (72)
Other Offers of Note Illinois, Iowa, Syracuse
Previous Posts Aug. 4: Kirkwood athlete Jerod Alton commits to Mizzou

From Alton's commitment article:

The 5'10, 178-pound athlete from the St. Louis area is reportedly being recruited as a defensive back or slot WR for Mizzou's 2016 recruiting class.

Playing as a running back, he seems to have solid speed and vision. Rivals just re-ranked him as a three-star athlete, and it appears his coaches tried to get him the ball as many ways as possible.

Danny Heitert:

I thought his break on thrown balls, his closing speed to the ball and that same toughness, I thought he projected as a better corner than he did as an offensive player.