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Boys Varsity Football · Park Crossing’s P.J. Blue commits to Louisville


P.J. Blue, a safety from Park Crossing who decommitted from South Carolina following Steve Spurrier’s retirement, has picked out a new school.

The 6-foot-2, 210-pound Blue committed to Louisville on Tuesday. Blue is a four-star recruit who transferred from Jemison after last season and could project as a linebacker at the next level.

Kentucky, South Alabama and Clemson had all offered, and Alabama had shown interest.

Blue is Louisville’s second-highest commit in the 247Sports composite rankings, behind Columbus, Ga., quarterback Jawon Pass.

Hard-hitting safety P.J. Blue driven to help family through football

Hard-hitting safety P.J. Blue driven to help family through football

South Carolina commit P.J. Blue, No. 15 on AL.com’s A-List, plays to one day help his mom.

Other Louisville commitments from Alabama include Northview defensive end Caleb Tillman and North Jackson tight end Austin Cummins.

Blue has 67 tackles, two interceptions and six pass deflections as a safety for the Thunderbirds.