Signee Profile: Defensive lineman Shemar James

Shemar James

School: Faith Academy

Hometown: Mobile, AL.

Height: 6-2

Weight: 212

Position: linebacker

247 Ranking: 4-star

Recruited by: Patrick Toney

Enrollment date: Summer of 2022

Notable: James committed to Florida over the summer but left the class before rejoining it on signing day after a tough battle with Georgia. CO-DC Patrick Toney played a big role in landing the linebacker.


Andrew Spivey
Andrew always knew he wanted to be involved with sports in some capacity. He began by coaching high school football for six years before deciding to pursue a career in journalism. While coaching, he was a part of two state semifinal teams in the state of Alabama. Given his past coaching experience, he figured covering recruiting would be a perfect fit. He began his career as an intern for, covering University of Florida football recruiting. After interning with Rivals for six months, he joined the Gator Country family as a recruiting analyst. Andrew enjoys spending his free time on the golf course and watching his beloved Atlanta Braves. Follow him on Twitter at @AndrewSpiveyGC.