Prosper offensive lineman Jake Majors picked Texas back in January. He plans to sign in December. (Mike Craven)

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Meet the Longhorns: Jake Majors could prosper at Texas with an inside move to center or guard

Posted December 18th, 2019


Jake Majors, center, Prosper

FYI: 4-stars; 6-3/283; No. 5-ranked C

Fabulous 55 ranking: 34th

Committed: Jan. 24


What he brings to Texas’ table: Majors, a long-time UT pledge, played left tackle in high school but is expected to move inside to guard or center once he arrives in Austin.

He’s another prospect who plays with a mean streak. He truly loves bullying defensive linemen and linebackers through the whistle. He looked great in a game setting earlier this season. His footwork clearly improved over the offseason.

Majors is a bully at the point of attack, though he’ll need to get better at blocking. His limitations as a pass blocker should be minimized with a move inside. He’s better equipped to handle the power of defensive tackles than the sheer speed of elite defensive ends.

He said it: “I feel most improved from my first start as a sophomore with my physicality. I was just a baby lamb when I first got to varsity as a sophomore. Now, I feel like a lion. I feel like I’m owning the trenches and that’s my job.” — Majors

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A list of Texas commitments in the 2020 recruiting class.
Hudson CardQBLake Travis4May 25 (2018)
Logan ParrOGSan Antonio O'Connor4Oct. 28 (2018)
Jake MajorsOGProsper4Jan. 24
Jaylen GarthOTPort Neches-Groves4Feb. 17
Jaden HullabyATHBishop Dunne3March 30
Ja'Quinden JacksonQB/ATHDuncanville4June 3
Kitan CrawfordCBJohn Tyler4June 21
Prince DorbahOLBHighland Park4July 9
Vernon BroughtonDTCy Ridge4July 17
Andrej KaricOTSouthlake Carroll3July 24
Bijan RobinsonRBSalpointe Catholic (Ariz.)5Aug. 2
Jerrin ThompsonSLufkin4Aug. 11
Xavion AlfordSAlvin Shadow Creek4Aug. 16
Troy OmeireWRFort Bend Austin4Sept. 20
Dajon HarrisonATHHutto3Nov. 5
Sawyer Goram-WelchDTLongview3Dec. 15
Jaylan FordOLBFrisco Lone Star3Dec. 19
Kelvontay DixonWRCarthage4Feb. 4

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